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Volume 2014 (2014), Article ID 696904, 12 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/696904
Research Article

Reusable Component Model Development Approach for Parallel and Distributed Simulation

1State Key Laboratory of High Performance Computing, National University of Defense Technology, Changsha 410073, China
2College of Information System and Management, National University of Defense Technology, Changsha 410073, China

Received 21 September 2013; Accepted 24 December 2013; Published 3 March 2014

Academic Editors: S. K. Bhatia, K. K. Mishra, A. K. Misra, and P. Muller

Copyright © 2014 Feng Zhu 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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