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Volume 2014, Article ID 643715, 11 pages
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Research Article

A Novel Approach for Blast-Induced Flyrock Prediction Based on Imperialist Competitive Algorithm and Artificial Neural Network

1Department of Geotechnics and Transportation, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM), 81310 Skudai, Johor, Malaysia
2Construction Research Alliance, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM), 81310 Skudai, Johor, Malaysia
3Department of Structures and Materials, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM), 81310 Skudai, Johor, Malaysia

Received 18 April 2014; Revised 9 June 2014; Accepted 30 June 2014; Published 22 July 2014

Academic Editor: Laszlo Koczy

Copyright © 2014 Aminaton Marto 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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