Statistical Shape Analysis

Routines for the statistical analysis of landmark shapes, including Procrustes analysis, graphical displays, principal components analysis, permutation and bootstrap tests, thin-plate spline transformation grids and comparing covariance matrices. See Dryden, I.L. and Mardia, K.V. (2016). Statistical shape analysis, with Applications in R (2nd Edition), John Wiley and Sons.


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1.2.4 by Ian Dryden, 8 months ago

Browse source code at

Authors: Ian L. Dryden

Documentation:   PDF Manual  

GPL-2 license

Imports minpack.lm, scatterplot3d, rgl, MASS

Imported by Anthropometry, CovTools, LOST, biplotbootGUI, cncaGUI, multibiplotGUI, optiSolve, symbolicDA.

Suggested by Morpho.

See at CRAN