2011

In Extremis

Disruptive Events and Trends in Climate and Hydrology

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ISBN: 978-3-642-14862-0 (Print) 978-3-642-14863-7 (Online)

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xx

  2. Extremes,Uncertainty,and Reconstruction

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 2-43

      The Statistics of Return Intervals, Maxima, and Centennial Events Under the Influence of Long-Term Correlations

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      Pages 44-58

      The Bootstrap in Climate Risk Analysis

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      Pages 60-88

      Confidence Intervals for Flood Return Level Estimates Assuming Long-Range Dependence

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      Pages 90-102

      Regional Determination of Historical Heavy Rain for Reconstruction of Extreme Flood Events

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      Pages 104-127

      Development of Regional Flood Frequency Relationships for Gauged and Ungauged Catchments Using L-Moments

  3. Extremes,Trends,and Changes

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 129-129

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      Pages 130-142

      Intense Precipitation and High Floods – Observations and Projections

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      Pages 144-165

      About Trend Detection in River Floods

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      Pages 166-183

      Extreme Value Analysis Considering Trends: Application to Discharge Data of the Danube River Basin

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      Pages 184-200

      Extreme Value and Trend Analysis Based on Statistical Modelling of Precipitation Time Series

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      Pages 202-213

      A Review on the Pettitt Test

  4. Long-term Phenomena and Nonlinear Properties

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 215-215

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      Pages 216-248

      Detrended Fluctuation Studies of Long-Term Persistence and Multifractality of Precipitation and River Runoff Records

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      Pages 250-265

      Long-Term Structures in Southern German Runoff Data

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      Pages 266-284

      Seasonality Effects on Nonlinear Properties of Hydrometeorological Records

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      Pages 286-313

      Spatial Correlations of River Runoffs in a Catchment

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 315-320