Accession Number:

ADA621440

Title:

Computer-Based Model Calibration and Uncertainty Analysis: Terms and Concepts

Descriptive Note:

Technical note

Corporate Author:

ENGINEER RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CENTER VICKSBURG MS COASTAL AND HYDRAULICS LAB

Report Date:

2015-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

12.0

Abstract:

The purpose of this document is to provide a description of key terms and concepts specific to computer-based model calibration and uncertainty analysis. This document is designed for engineers, scientists, and planners who perform or utilize environmental modeling for planning, restoration, and operations purposes. More specifically, the document is intended to facilitate the understanding and promote the proper use of model calibration and uncertainty analysis within the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers USACE, Hydrologic and Hydraulic HH Community of Practice CoP.

Subject Categories:

  • Hydrology, Limnology and Potamology
  • Operations Research
  • Computer Programming and Software
  • Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE