Sampling Errors in U. S. Extreme Wind Records

See related content

by Jon A. Peterka, Colorado State Univ, Fort Collins, United States,

Document Type: Proceeding Paper

Part of: Probabilistic Mechanics and Structural and Geotechnical Reliability:

Abstract: A study of design level extreme wind speeds showed that sampling errors were the primary cause of station to station variability. A method for decreasing sampling errors in design wind specifications was successfully explored.

Subject Headings: Wind speed |

Services: Buy this book/Buy this article


Return to search