A simulation approach for optimal design of RFID sensor tag-based cold chain systems

  title={A simulation approach for optimal design of RFID sensor tag-based cold chain systems},
  author={Yong-Shin Kang and Heeju Jin and Okhyun Ryou and Yong-Han Lee},
  journal={Journal of Food Engineering},
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