• Evgeniya Nikolova
Ключови думи: Bayesian statistics, ecological software, real-time Black Sea monitoring


In the past years with the increaseing computing power and use of software solutions, Bayesian statistics has become a powerful alternative to traditional statistics. This paper presents the use of the Bayesian method in ecological research and environmental decision-making. Additionally, attention is to new technologies as a tool for collecting and analyzing data, as well as to the capabilities of new real-time monitoring technologies on the Black Sea.


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Как да се цитира
Nikolova, E. (2018). СТОХАСТИЧНИ МОДЕЛИ И СОФТУЕРНИ ТЕХНОЛОГИИ В ЕКОЛОГИЧНИТЕ ИЗСЛЕДВАНИЯ. КОМПЮТЪРНИ НАУКИ И КОМУНИКАЦИИ, 7(1), 93-99. изтеглен на от https://csc.bfu.bg/index.php/CSC/article/view/213
Конференция на БСУ „Синя икономика и синьо развитие“. ISBN 978-619-7126-57-0

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