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Volume 2013, Article ID 737502, 12 pages
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Research Article

Application of Three Bioinspired Optimization Methods for the Design of a Nonlinear Mechanical System

1Department of Mathematics, Federal University of Goiás, Avendia Dr. Lamartine Pinto de Avelar 1120, 75704-220 Catalão, GO, Brazil
2School of Chemical Engineering, Federal University of Uberlândia, Avendia João Naves de Ávila 2121, Campus Santa Mônica, P.O. Box 593, 38408-144 Uberlândia, MG, Brazil
3School of Mechanical Engineering, Federal University of Uberlândia, Avendia João Naves de Ávila 2121, Campus Santa Mônica, P.O. Box 593, 38408-144 Uberlândia, MG, Brazil

Received 21 January 2013; Revised 9 June 2013; Accepted 10 June 2013

Academic Editor: Chong Wu

Copyright © 2013 Romes Antonio Borges 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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