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Journal of Industrial Engineering
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 767914, 10 pages
Research Article

Sequential Failure Analysis Using Novel Algorithms in Sequence Determination of Petri Nets Firing

Department of Industrial Engineering, Isfahan University of Technology, Isfahan 84156, Iran

Received 31 October 2012; Accepted 10 January 2013

Academic Editor: Josefa Mula

Copyright © 2013 Abolfazl Doostparast Torshizi 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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