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A lightweight ultrasound probe for wearable human-machine interfaces. / Yan, Jipeng; Yang, Xingchen; Sun, Xueli; Chen, Zhenfeng; Liu, Honghai.

In: IEEE Sensors Journal, Vol. 19, No. 14, 15.07.2019, p. 5895-5903.

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Yan, J, Yang, X, Sun, X, Chen, Z & Liu, H 2019, 'A lightweight ultrasound probe for wearable human-machine interfaces', IEEE Sensors Journal, vol. 19, no. 14, pp. 5895-5903. https://doi.org/10.1109/JSEN.2019.2905243

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Yan, J., Yang, X., Sun, X., Chen, Z., & Liu, H. (2019). A lightweight ultrasound probe for wearable human-machine interfaces. IEEE Sensors Journal, 19(14), 5895-5903. https://doi.org/10.1109/JSEN.2019.2905243

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Yan J, Yang X, Sun X, Chen Z, Liu H. A lightweight ultrasound probe for wearable human-machine interfaces. IEEE Sensors Journal. 2019 Jul 15;19(14):5895-5903. https://doi.org/10.1109/JSEN.2019.2905243

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Yan, Jipeng ; Yang, Xingchen ; Sun, Xueli ; Chen, Zhenfeng ; Liu, Honghai. / A lightweight ultrasound probe for wearable human-machine interfaces. In: IEEE Sensors Journal. 2019 ; Vol. 19, No. 14. pp. 5895-5903.

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