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Mathematical Problems in Engineering
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 829179, 7 pages
Research Article

Spoke Model for Calculating Reliability Index and Safety Factor of Slopes

1Department of Military Civil Engineering, Logistical Engineering University of PLA, Chongqing 401331, China
2College of Civil Engineering, Chongqing University, Chongqing 400045, China
3Geological Prospecting Bureau of Chongqing, Chongqing 401121, China

Received 4 December 2012; Revised 7 March 2013; Accepted 14 March 2013

Academic Editor: Panos Liatsis

Copyright © 2013 Ping Wang 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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