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##### Introduce Applicability of Multi-Layer Perceptron to Predict the Behaviour of Semi-Interlocking Masonry Panel

**Authors:**
O. Zarrin,
M. Ramezanshirazi

**Abstract:**

**Keywords:**
Semi interlocking masonry,
artificial neural network,
ANN,
multi-layer perceptron,
MLP,
displacement,
prediction.

**Digital Object Identifier (DOI):**
doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.1474855

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