SamplerCompare: A Framework for Comparing the Performance of MCMC Samplers

A framework for running sets of MCMC samplers on sets of distributions with a variety of tuning parameters, along with plotting functions to visualize the results of those simulations. See sc-intro.pdf for an introduction.

Version: 1.2.7
Depends: R (≥ 2.15.1), mvtnorm
Suggests: ggplot2 (≥ 0.9.2), synchronicity
Published: 2015-07-06
Author: Madeleine Thompson, except dchud.f and dchdd.f, which were written by G. W. Stewart.
Maintainer: Madeleine Thompson <madeleineth at>
License: GPL-2
Copyright: (c) 2010-2015 Madeleine Thompson, except dchud.f and dchdd.f, which are from LINPACK and are in the public domain in the United States.
NeedsCompilation: yes
Citation: SamplerCompare citation info
In views: Bayesian
CRAN checks: SamplerCompare results


Reference manual: SamplerCompare.pdf
Vignettes: R/C Glue in SamplerCompare
Introduction to SamplerCompare
Package source: SamplerCompare_1.2.7.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
OS X Snow Leopard binaries: r-release: SamplerCompare_1.2.7.tgz, r-oldrel: SamplerCompare_1.2.6.tgz
OS X Mavericks binaries: r-release: SamplerCompare_1.2.7.tgz
Old sources: SamplerCompare archive