Generating rainfall fields using principal components (PC) decomposition of the covariance matrix: a case study in Mexico City

Authors: Bouvier, C.; Cisneros, L.; Dominguez, R.; Laborde, J.; Lebel, T.

Source: Journal of Hydrology, Volume 278, Number 1, 25 July 2003 , pp. 107-120(14)

Publisher: Elsevier

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Keywords: Correlation matrix; Generalized Pareto distribution; Mexico; Principal components; Rainfall fields; Stochastic generation

Document Type: Research Article


Affiliations: UMR Hydrosciences, HSM, IRD, BP 64501, 34394 Cedex, Montpellier, France

Publication date: July 25, 2003

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