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Discrete Dynamics in Nature and Society
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 320943, 7 pages
Individual Subjective Initiative Merge Model Based on Cellular Automaton
1Pohl Institute of Solid State Physics, Tongji University, Shanghai 200092, China
2Key Laboratory of Road and Traffic Engineering, Tongji University, Shanghai 201804, China
Received 2 August 2012; Revised 2 January 2013; Accepted 3 January 2013
Academic Editor: Wuhong Wang
Copyright © 2013 Yin-Jie Xu et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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