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Advances in Astronomy
Volume 2018, Article ID 1894850, 15 pages
https://doi.org/10.1155/2018/1894850
Research Article

Distribution Inference for Physical and Orbital Properties of Jupiter’s Moons

1School of Mathematical Science, Yangzhou University, Yangzhou 225002, China
2Department of Mathematics, Shanghai University, Shanghai 200444, China

Correspondence should be addressed to F. B. Gao; moc.anis@oabafoag

Received 4 June 2018; Revised 1 September 2018; Accepted 30 September 2018; Published 1 November 2018

Academic Editor: Geza Kovacs

Copyright © 2018 F. B. Gao 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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