The Computer in Paleoecology

  • R. A. Reyment
Part of the Computer Applications in the Earth Sciences book series (CAES)


Access to electronic computers is necessary for modern quantitative paleoecology, as almost all problems are highly multivariate. Diversity studies are becoming increasingly abundant in computer-based paleoecology. Multivariate statistical applications are- the most important area of computerized paleoecology, involving both standard multivariate methods as well as special adaptations. A useful concept in paleoecological reconstructions based on borehole data is the ecolog, a union of physical and biological values.


Canonical Correlation Canonical Variate Niger Delta Canonical Factor Canonical Vector 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1981

Authors and Affiliations

  • R. A. Reyment
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  1. 1.Uppsala UniversitetSweden

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