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Volume 2013, Article ID 727685, 6 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/727685
Research Article

An EPQ Model with Unit Production Cost and Set-Up Cost as Functions of Production Rate

Faculty of Industrial and Mechanical Engineering, Islamic Azad University, Qazvin Branch, P.O. Box 34185-1416, Qazvin 34185-14161, Iran

Received 8 May 2013; Accepted 14 August 2013

Academic Editor: Hing Kai Chan

Copyright © 2013 Behrouz Afshar-Nadjafi. 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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