Functions for Kriging and Point Pattern Analysis

Functions for kriging and point pattern analysis.


Software and datasets to support 'Modern Applied Statistics with S', fourth edition, by W. N. Venables and B. D. Ripley. Springer, 2002, ISBN 0-387-95457-0.

This file documents software changes since the third edition.

  • Methods for class "" contributed by Roger Bivand.
  • and surf.gls now check for x,y,z cols in a data frame given for x.
  • PP datasets moved from data to ppdata
  • no longer duplicate topo dataset from MASS
  • Strauss and SSI are now interruptible
  • the extractAIC method for "trls" objects was using incorrect edf

Reference manual

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7.3-15 by Brian Ripley, 13 days ago

Browse source code at

Authors: Brian Ripley [aut, cre, cph] , Roger Bivand [ctb] , William Venables [cph]

Documentation:   PDF Manual  

Task views: Statistics for the Social Sciences, Analysis of Spatial Data

GPL-2 | GPL-3 license

Depends on graphics, stats, utils

Suggests MASS

Imported by fBasics, geodiv, rangemap, rcaiman.

Suggested by BiodiversityR, fMultivar, spatstat.core, spatstat.geom, spatstat.random.

See at CRAN