By Brian D. Ripley
The Wiley-Interscience Paperback sequence comprises chosen books which have been made extra available to shoppers so that it will raise worldwide allure and basic stream. With those new unabridged softcover volumes, Wiley hopes to increase the lives of those works by way of making them to be had to destiny generations of statisticians, mathematicians, and scientists.
"Books equivalent to this that compile, make clear, and summarize fresh study may end up in a good raise of curiosity within the region. . . . an enormous success in describing many points of spatial facts and discussing, with examples, varied tools of analysis."
–Royal Statistical Society
"Dr. Ripley’s ebook is a superb survey of the spatial statistical method. it's very good illustrated with examples [that] provide a transparent view of the vast scope of the topic, the best way innovations usually must be adapted to specific functions, and the different types of spatial information that arise."
–The Bulletin of the London arithmetic Society
Spatial information offers a entire advisor to the research of spatial info. every one bankruptcy covers a selected facts structure and the linked category of difficulties, introducing thought, giving computational feedback, and offering examples. tools are illustrated by means of computer-drawn figures. The ebook serves as an creation to this swiftly growing to be study region for mathematicians and statisticians, and as a connection with new computing device tools for researchers in ecology, geology, archaeology, and the earth sciences.