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https://doi.org/10.5194/hess-22-5175-2018
https://doi.org/10.5194/hess-22-5175-2018
Research article
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05 Oct 2018
Research article |  | 05 Oct 2018

Design water demand of irrigation for a large region using a high-dimensional Gaussian copula

Xinjun Tu, Yiliang Du, Vijay P. Singh, Xiaohong Chen, Kairong Lin, and Haiou Wu

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For given frequencies of precipitation of a large region, design water demands of irrigation of the entire region among three methods, i.e., equalized frequency, typical year and most-likely weight function, slightly differed, but their alterations in sub-regions were complicated. A design procedure using the most-likely weight function in association with a high-dimensional copula, which built a linkage between regional frequency and sub-regional frequency of precipitation, is recommended.