2 edition of **Markov chain storage models for statistical hydrology.** found in the catalog.

Markov chain storage models for statistical hydrology.

William Howard Kirby

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Published
**1970** by Cornell University Water Resources Center] in [Ithaca .

Written in English

- Reservoirs -- Mathematical models,
- Runoff -- Mathematical models,
- Markov processes

**Edition Notes**

Contributions | Cornell University. Water Resources Center |

Classifications | |
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LC Classifications | TD395 K5 |

The Physical Object | |

Pagination | 155p. |

Number of Pages | 155 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL21148485M |

Progress 10/01/06 to 09/30/10 Outputs OUTPUTS: In this project, new statistical methodologies have been developed for the analysis of binary data collected across space and over time. Three types of models have been devised, namely, spatial-temporal autologistic regression models (STARM), Markov chain models, and spatial-temporal generalized linear mixed models (GLMM). Markov chain: One method of drought analysis method called Markov chain is called. Markov chain is a mathematical approach to probabilistic model of the process, the likelihood of a climate state at time t with respect to time (t1) showed offers. This method relies on the observation model for the possible structure.

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