Articles | Volume 17, issue 8
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 17, 3023–3038, 2013

Special issue: Statistical methods for hydrological applications

Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 17, 3023–3038, 2013
Research article
01 Aug 2013
Research article | 01 Aug 2013

A bivariate return period based on copulas for hydrologic dam design: accounting for reservoir routing in risk estimation

A. I. Requena et al.

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