publication . Article . 2013

Crecimiento del nivel del mar y el geoide: enfoque del análisis factorial

Alexey Sadovski; Hongzhi Song; Gary Jeffress;
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  • Published: 29 Aug 2013
  • Publisher: Publicación del Centro de Investigaciones en Matemática Pura y Aplicada (CIMPA)
Abstract
Sea levels are rising around the world, and this is a particular concern along most of the coasts of the United States. A 1989 EPA report shows that sea levels rose 5-6 inches more than the global average along the Mid-Atlantic and Gulf Coasts in the last century. The main reason for this is coastal land subsidence. This sea level rise is considered more as relative sea level rise than global sea level rise. Thus, instead of studying sea level rise globally, this paper describes a statistical approach by using factor analysis of regional sea level rates of change. Unlike physical models and semi-empirical models that attempt to approach how much and how fast sea...
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free text keywords: Sea level, the geoid, factor analysis, Nivel del mar, el geoide, análisis factorial, Mathematics, QA1-939, Physical model, Climatology, Subsidence, Mathematical optimization, Sea level rise, Geoid
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publication . Article . 2013

Crecimiento del nivel del mar y el geoide: enfoque del análisis factorial

Alexey Sadovski; Hongzhi Song; Gary Jeffress;