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Mathematical Problems in Engineering
Volume 2016, Article ID 1096967, 11 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/1096967
Research Article

The Application of MsPSO in the Rockfill Parameter Inversion of CFRD

Ye Zhu1,2 and Shichun Chi1,2

1State Key Laboratory of Coastal and Offshore Engineering, Dalian University of Technology, Dalian, Liaoning 116024, China
2Institute of Earthquake Engineering, Faculty of Infrastructure Engineering, Dalian University of Technology, Dalian, Liaoning 116024, China

Received 27 February 2016; Revised 27 April 2016; Accepted 5 May 2016

Academic Editor: Francesco Pesavento

Copyright © 2016 Ye Zhu and Shichun Chi. 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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