By R. -D Reiss
The statistical research of utmost information is necessary for varied disciplines, together with coverage, finance, hydrology, engineering and environmental sciences. This booklet is an advent to parametric modelling, exploratory research and statistical inference for severe occasions. The textual content includes designated chapters approximately coverage (co-authored by means of M. Radtke), returns in asset costs (co-authored by way of C.G. de Vries) and flood frequency research, in addition to 5 longer case reports. XTREMES, an interactive menu-driven process which runs lower than home windows 3.1 (16 bit model) and home windows ninety five, NT (32 bit model) is incorporated, and is designed to facilitate the overview of the adequacy of the parametric modelling and the statistical inference. It comprises an built-in Pascal-like programming language.