Kernel Density Estimation for Demonstration Purposes

Demonstration code showing how (univariate) kernel density estimates are computed, at least conceptually, and allowing users to experiment with different kernels, should they so wish. NOTE: the density function in the stats package should be used for computational efficiency.


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0.9-4 by Bill Venables, 2 years ago

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Authors: Bill Venables

Documentation:   PDF Manual  

GPL-2 license

Imports stats

Suggests MASS, graphics

See at CRAN