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Mathematical Problems in Engineering
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 831201, 15 pages
Forecasting Computer Products Sales by Integrating Ensemble Empirical Mode Decomposition and Extreme Learning Machine
1Department of Industrial Management, Chien Hsin University of Science and Technology, Taoyuan County 32097, Zhongli, Taiwan
2Department of Statistics and Information Science, Fu Jen Catholic University, Xinzhuang District, New Taipei City 24205, Taiwan
Received 30 August 2012; Revised 12 November 2012; Accepted 13 November 2012
Academic Editor: Zexuan Zhu
Copyright © 2012 Chi-Jie Lu and Yuehjen E. Shao. 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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