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Mathematical Problems in Engineering
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 498690, 14 pages
Particle Swarm Optimization Algorithm Coupled with Finite Element Limit Equilibrium Method for Geotechnical Practices
1State Key Laboratory of Simulation and Regulation of Water Cycle in River Basin, China Institute of Water Resources and Hydropower Research, Beijing 100048, China
2Faculty of Infrastructure Engineering, Dalian University of Technology, Dalian 116024, China
Received 5 October 2012; Accepted 10 November 2012
Academic Editor: Fei Kang
Copyright © 2012 Hongjun Li 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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