Advanced Mapping of Environmental Data [NOOK Book]

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This book combines geostatistics and global mapping systems to present an up-to-the-minute study of environmental data. Featuring numerous case studies, the reference covers model dependent (geostatistics) and data driven (machine learning algorithms) analysis techniques such as risk mapping, conditional stochastic simulations, descriptions of spatial uncertainty and variability, artificial neural networks (ANN) for spatial data, Bayesian maximum entropy (BME), and more. ...
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Advanced Mapping of Environmental Data

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Overview

This book combines geostatistics and global mapping systems to present an up-to-the-minute study of environmental data. Featuring numerous case studies, the reference covers model dependent (geostatistics) and data driven (machine learning algorithms) analysis techniques such as risk mapping, conditional stochastic simulations, descriptions of spatial uncertainty and variability, artificial neural networks (ANN) for spatial data, Bayesian maximum entropy (BME), and more.
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"It gives a good overview, is clearly written, is concise, and includes many references to papers published in the different areas." (Zentralblatt MATH, 2011)
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781118623268
  • Publisher: Wiley, John & Sons, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 5/10/2013
  • Series: ISTE
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Edition number: 1
  • File size: 6 MB

Meet the Author

Mikhail Kanevski, Institute of Geomatics and Analysis of Risk, University of Lausanne, Switzerland.
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Table of Contents

Ch. 1 Advanced Mapping of Environmental Data: Introduction M. Kanevski Kanevski, M. 1

Ch. 2 Environmental Monitoring Network Characterization and Clustering D. Tuia Tuia, D. M. Kanevski Kanevski, M. 19

Ch. 3 Geostatistics: Spatial Predictions and Simulations E. Savelieva Savelieva, E. V. Demyanov Demyanov, V. M. Maignan Maignan, M. 47

Ch. 4 Spatial Data Analysis and Mapping Using Machine Learning Algorithms F. Ratle Ratle, F. A. Pozdnoukhov Pozdnoukhov, A. V. Demyanov Demyanov, V. V. Timonin Timonin, V. E. Savelieva Savelieva, E. 95

Ch. 5 Advanced Mapping of Environmental Spatial Data: Case Studies L. Foresti Foresti, L. A. Pozdnoukhov Pozdnoukhov, A. M. Kanevski Kanevski, M. V. Timonin Timonin, V. E. Savelieva Savelieva, E. C. Kaiser Kaiser, C. R. Tapia Tapia, R. R. Purves Purves, R. 149

Ch. 6 Bayesian Maximum Entropy - BME G. Christakos Christakos, G. 247

List of Authors 307

Index 309

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