Modeling threshold exceedance probabilities of spatially correlated time series

@article{Draghicescu2009ModelingTE,
  title={Modeling threshold exceedance probabilities of spatially correlated time series},
  author={Dana Draghicescu and Rosaria Ignaccolo},
  journal={Electronic Journal of Statistics},
  year={2009},
  volume={3},
  pages={149-164}
}
The Commission of the European Union, as well the United States Environmental Protection Agency, have set limit values for some pollutants in the ambient air that have been shown to have adverse effects on human and environmental health. It is therefore important to identify regions where the probability of exceeding those limits is high. We propose a two-step procedure for estimating the probability of exceeding the legal limits that combines smoothing in the time domain with spatial interpo… 

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