Articles | Volume 14, issue 7
Research article
24 Jul 2014
Research article |  | 24 Jul 2014

Estimation of synthetic flood design hydrographs using a distributed rainfall–runoff model coupled with a copula-based single storm rainfall generator

A. Candela, G. Brigandì, and G. T. Aronica

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