The author would like to thank Dr. H. E. Willoughby and the late Dr. S. L. Rosenthal for the administrative support of this work, and George Soukup for improving the manuscript. The helpful comments and suggestions from Wayne Schubert, Scott Hausman, and Matt Garcia of Colorado State University are also greatly appreciated. This work was supported in part by a grant of HPC time from the Arctic Region Supercomputing Center, and also from the TACOM-TARDEC HPC Distributed Center.
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