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Volume 14, issue 10 | Copyright

Special issue: Advances in statistical hydrology

Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 14, 1909-1917, 2010
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Research article 12 Oct 2010

Research article | 12 Oct 2010

Exploiting the information content of hydrological ''outliers'' for goodness-of-fit testing

F. Laio et al.
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