Excursion and contour uncertainty regions for latent Gaussian models

@article{Bolin2012ExcursionAC,
  title={Excursion and contour uncertainty regions for latent Gaussian models},
  author={David Bolin and Finn Lindgren},
  journal={Journal of the Royal Statistical Society: Series B (Statistical Methodology)},
  year={2012},
  volume={77}
}
  • D. Bolin, F. Lindgren
  • Published 16 November 2012
  • Computer Science
  • Journal of the Royal Statistical Society: Series B (Statistical Methodology)
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