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Mathematical Problems in Engineering
Volume 2017, Article ID 7901918, 14 pages
https://doi.org/10.1155/2017/7901918
Research Article

Maximum Likelihood Estimation of Model Uncertainty in Predicting Soil Nail Loads Using Default and Modified FHWA Simplified Methods

1School of Earth Science and Engineering, Sun Yat-Sen University, Guangzhou, Guangdong 510275, China
2Provincial Key Laboratory of Mineral Resources and Geological Processes Guangzhou, Guangdong 510275, China
3Department of Civil Engineering, Ryerson University, Toronto, ON, Canada M5B 2K3

Correspondence should be addressed to Liansheng Tang; nc.ude.usys.liam@sltsee

Received 16 July 2017; Revised 5 November 2017; Accepted 15 November 2017; Published 19 December 2017

Academic Editor: Xiao-Qiao He

Copyright © 2017 Huifen Liu 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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