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Manuscript received November 28, 2016; revised July 5, 2017 and October 11, 2017; accepted November 24, 2017. Date of publication December 25, 2017; date of current version March 1, 2018. This work was supported in part by the Aeronautical Science Foundation of China under grant 20155553039, in part by the China Scholarship Council, and in part by the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada under grant RGPIN 121384-11. Associate Editor: E. Pohl. (Corresponding author: Viliam Makis.) S. Zhao is with the School of Electronics and Information, Northwestern Polytechnical University, Xi’an 710072, China, and also with the Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON M5S 3G8, Canada (e-mail: email@example.com).
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