Journal of Hydrology, July 11, 2012, Vol.450-451, p.180(10)
To link to full-text access for this article, visit this link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jhydrol.2012.04.062 Byline: Sinan Sahin (a), H. Kerem Cigizoglu (b) Keywords: Climate regions; Precipitation regime regions; Hierarchical cluster analysis; Neuro-fuzzy clustering; Turkey Abstract: a* A new neuro fuzzy clustering method were developed. a* A matrix created from the correlation coefficients of the meteorological data was used as input. a* Unlike the studies conducted in Turkey, relative humidity data was employed for cluster analysis. a* Sub-precipitation regime regions of Turkey has been demonstrated for the first time. a* Sub-climate regions of Turkey has been demonstrated for the first time. Author Affiliation: (a) Namik Kemal University, Engineering Faculty, Civil Engineering Department, 59860 Corlu/Tekirdag, Turkey (b) Istanbul Technical University, Faculty of Civil Engineering, Hydraulics Division, 34469 Istanbul, Turkey Article History: Received 23 December 2011; Revised 16 April 2012; Accepted 25 April 2012 Article Note: (miscellaneous) This manuscript was handled by Andras Bardossy, Editor-in-Chief, with the assistance of Martin Beniston, Associate Editor
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