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2). 3 is given by the invariant probability density, ρ(X0). In contrast, the two classes differ by the nature of conditional probabilities inside the n‐fold product. In stochastic systems, these quantities are typically smooth. 4) In a multivariate system, the time dependence of a given observable, such as the quantity monitored in an experimental record depends, typically, on the full set of variables present. In the following, we will assume that the conditions for a reduced description in which the Dynamical Systems Approach to Extreme Events 25 observable of interest satisfies an autonomous dynamics are satisfied.
24. 06, which is very small with respect to the 95 % quantile of the 12 distribution. The benefit brought by the asymmetric logistic model is not sufficient. This is expected because of the estimation of α and β, the case corresponding to the logistic model. 9 for the Colmar data. 9 general izing quantiles to the bivariate case. CONCLUSION Through a series of extreme data analysis, univariate and multivariate basic concepts in EVT have been pre sented in an environmental context. These concepts can be extended to the spatial case through max‐stable fields, see for instance de Haan  and Smith .
9 with the full line. 06 Values given are maximum likelihood estimates of the GEV parameters of both margins and maximum likelihood estimate of α. 9 Nonparametric estimate of the Pickands dependence function for the Colmar data (dashed line) and the Pickands dependence function corresponding to the fitted logistic model (full line). 10 Nonparametric estimate of the Pickands dependence function for the Colmar data (dashed line) and the Pickands dependence function corresponding to the fitted bilogistic model (full line).