dclone: Data Cloning in R

The dclone R package contains low level functions for implementing maximum likelihood estimating procedures for complex models using data cloning and Bayesian Markov Chain Monte Carlo methods with support for JAGS, WinBUGS and OpenBUGS.

Péter Sólymos

CRAN packages used

dclone, rjags, coda, R2WinBUGS, BRugs

CRAN Task Views implied by cited packages

gR, Bayesian, Cluster, HighPerformanceComputing, Optimization


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For attribution, please cite this work as

Sólymos, "The R Journal: dclone: Data Cloning in R", The R Journal, 2010

BibTeX citation

  author = {Sólymos, Péter},
  title = {The R Journal: dclone: Data Cloning in R},
  journal = {The R Journal},
  year = {2010},
  note = {https://doi.org/10.32614/RJ-2010-011},
  doi = {10.32614/RJ-2010-011},
  volume = {2},
  issue = {2},
  issn = {2073-4859},
  pages = {29-37}