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The Scientific World Journal
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 589215, 12 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/589215
Research Article

Effect of Particle Shape on Mechanical Behaviors of Rocks: A Numerical Study Using Clumped Particle Model

1State Key Laboratory of Water Resources and Hydropower Engineering Science, Wuhan University, Wuhan, Hubei 430072, China
2Earth Sciences Division, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
3Key Laboratory of Rock Mechanics in Hydraulic Structural Engineering, Ministry of Education, Wuhan University, Wuhan 430072, China

Received 15 April 2013; Accepted 1 July 2013

Academic Editors: W. Chen and J. Mander

Copyright © 2013 Guan Rong 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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