Mathematical Geology

, Volume 19, Issue 3, pp 241–248 | Cite as

Uses and abuses of cross-validation in geostatistics

  • Bruce M. Davis
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Key words

Cross-validation discrepancy measure jackknife predictive function predictive sample reuse variogram 

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© International Association for Mathematical Geology 1987

Authors and Affiliations

  • Bruce M. Davis
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  1. 1.St. Joe American CorporationTucson

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