Encyclopedia of Operations Research and Management Science

2001 Edition
| Editors: Saul I. Gass, Carl M. Harris

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/1-4020-0611-X_851

A stochastic process with a multi-dimensional index set; for example, {R(x, y), −∞ < x, y < ∞ }, where R(x, y) equals the amount of rain falling during a given day at location (x, y).

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  1. 1.Robert H. Smith School of BusinessUniversity of MarylandCollege PartUSA
  2. 2.School of Information Technology & EngineeringGeorge Mason UniversityFairfaxUSA