A new approach to estimating return periods of extreme events

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    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationStructures and Extreme Events
    PublisherInternational Association for Bridge and Structural Engineering IABSE
    Number of pages8
    ISBN (Print)3-85748-112-9
    Publication statusPublished - 2005
    MoE publication typeA4 Article in a conference publication
    EventIABSE Symposium on Structures and Extreme Events - Lisbon, Portugal
    Duration: 14 Sep 200517 Sep 2005

    Publication series

    SeriesIABSE Report
    Volume90
    ISSN1025-9104

    Conference

    ConferenceIABSE Symposium on Structures and Extreme Events
    CountryPortugal
    CityLisbon
    Period14/09/0517/09/05

    Keywords

    • extreme events
    • extreme value analysis
    • design loads
    • return periods
    • recurrence
    • natural hazards

    Cite this

    Makkonen, L. (2005). A new approach to estimating return periods of extreme events. In Structures and Extreme Events International Association for Bridge and Structural Engineering IABSE. IABSE Report, Vol.. 90