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Hurricane climatology : a modern statistical guide using R

Author: James B Elsner; Thomas H Jagger
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, [2013]
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Hurricane Climatology explains how to analyze and model hurricane data to better understand and predict present and future hurricane activity

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James B Elsner; Thomas H Jagger
ISBN: 9780199827633 019982763X
OCLC Number: 798263824
Description: xiv, 373 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
Contents: I Software, Statistics, and Data ; 1 Hurricanes, Climate, and Statistics ; 1.1 Hurricanes ; 1.2 Climate ; 1.3 Statistics ; 1.4 R ; 1.5 Organization ; 2 R Tutorial ; 2.1 Introduction ; 2.2 Data ; 2.2.1 Small amounts ; 2.2.2 Functions ; 2.2.3 Vectors ; 2.2.4 Structured data ; 2.2.5 Logic ; 2.2.6 Imports ; 2.3 Tables and Plots ; 3 Classical Statistics ; 3.1 Descriptive Statistics ; 3.2 Probability and Distributions ; 3.3 One-Sample Tests ; 3.4 Wilcoxon Signed-Rank Test ; 3.5 Two-Sample Tests ; 3.6 Statistical Formula ; 3.7 Compare Variances ; 3.8 Two-Sample Wilcoxon Test ; 3.9 Correlation ; 3.10 Linear Regression ; 3.11 Multiple Linear Regression ; 4 Bayesian Statistics ; 4.1 Learning About the Proportion of Landfalls ; 4.2 Inference ; 4.3 Credible Interval ; 4.4 Predictive Density ; 4.5 Is Bayes Rule Needed? ; 4.6 Bayesian Computation ; 5 Graphs and Maps ; 5.1 Graphs ; 5.2 Time series ; 5.3 Maps ; 5.4 Coordinate Reference Systems ; 5.5 Export ; 5.6 Other Graphic Packages ; 6 Data Sets ; 6.1 Best-Tracks ; 6.2 Annual Aggregation ; 6.3 Coastal County Winds ; 6.4 NetCDF Files ; II Models and Methods ; 7 Frequency Models ; 7.1 Counts ; 7.2 Environmental Variables ; 7.3 Bivariate Relationships ; 7.4 Poisson Regression ; 7.5 Model Predictions ; 7.6 Forecast Skill ; 7.7 Nonlinear Regression Structure ; 7.8 Zero-Inflated Count Model ; 7.9 Machine Learning ; 7.10 Logistic Regression ; 8 Intensity Models 211 ; 8.1 Lifetime Highest Intensity ; 8.2 Fastest Hurricane Winds ; 8.3 Categorical Wind Speeds by County ; 9 Spatial Models ; 9.1 Track Hexagons ; 9.2 SST Data ; 9.3 SST and Intensity ; 9.4 Spatial Autocorrelation ; 9.5 Spatial Regression Models ; 9.6 Spatial Interpolation ; 10 Time Series Models ; 10.1 Time Series Overlays ; 10.2 Discrete Time Series ; 10.3 Change Points ; 10.4 Continuous Time Series ; 10.5 Time Series Network ; 11 Cluster Models ; 11.1 Time Clusters ; 11.2 Spatial Clusters ; 11.3 Feature Clusters ; 12 Bayesian Models ; 12.1 Long-Range Outlook ; 12.2 Seasonal Model ; 12.3 Consensus Model ; 12.4 Space-Time Model ; 13 Impact Models ; 13.1 Extreme Losses ; 13.2 Future Wind Damage ; A Functions, Packages, and Data ; A.1 Functions ; A.2 Packages ; A.3 Data Sets ; B Install Package From Source
Responsibility: James B. Elsner and Thomas H. Jagger.
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