Assessment of Temporal Frequencies

  • Nilgun B. Harmancioglu
  • Okan Fistikoglu
  • Sevinc D. Ozkul
  • Vijay P. Singh
  • M. Necdet Alpaslan
Part of the Water Science and Technology Library book series (WSTL, volume 33)


As discussed in section 2.2.3 of Chapter 2, temporal frequencies of sampling are significant with respect to two important characteristics of a monitoring network: (a) cost-effectiveness, and (b) information to be extracted from available data (data utility). Thus, selection and assessment of temporal design criteria have received considerable attention from designers and researchers.


Water Quality Sampling Frequency Sampling Interval Redundant Information Temporal Frequency 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Nilgun B. Harmancioglu
    • 1
  • Okan Fistikoglu
    • 1
  • Sevinc D. Ozkul
    • 1
  • Vijay P. Singh
    • 2
  • M. Necdet Alpaslan
    • 3
  1. 1.Civil Engineering DepartmentDokuz Eylul UniversityIzmirTurkey
  2. 2.Department of Civil and Environmental EngineeringLouisiana State UniversityBaton RougeUSA
  3. 3.Environmental Engineering DepartmentDokuz Eylul UniversityIzmirTurkey

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