pure and applied geophysics

, Volume 112, Issue 1, pp 224–233 | Cite as

Deformed polynomials in objective analysis of meteorological fields

  • A. Albino de Souza
Article

Summary

An attempt is made to use polynomials, deformed by appropriate functions to analyse sparse meteorological data avoiding the misbehaviour of polynomials when data is not abundant. The method is used in restricting conditions when meteorological data is sparse and computer capability limited.

Keywords

Meteorological Data Objective Analysis Restricting Condition Meteorological Field Computer Capability 

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© Birkhäuser-Verlag 1974

Authors and Affiliations

  • A. Albino de Souza
    • 1
  1. 1.IAECTASao Jose dos CamposBrazil

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