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Covariogram, Examples of

Spatial and Temporal Modeling and Analysis

  1. Juan Hu

Published Online: 15 JAN 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9780470057339.vnn049

Encyclopedia of Environmetrics

Encyclopedia of Environmetrics

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Hu, J. 2013. Covariogram, Examples of. Encyclopedia of Environmetrics. 2.

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  1. Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, USA

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  1. Published Online: 15 JAN 2013


Covariogram is a term for covariance function of a second-order process and is instrumental for spatial interpolation. This article provides some examples of isotropic covariograms for stationary-spatial processes that have been used in kriging.


  • covariogram;
  • isotropy;
  • kriging;
  • spatial interpolation