nadiv: (Non)Additive Genetic Relatedness Matrices

Constructs (non)additive genetic relationship matrices, and their inverses, from a pedigree to be used in linear mixed effect models (A.K.A. the 'animal model'). Also includes other functions to facilitate the use of animal models. Some functions have been created to be used in conjunction with the R package 'asreml' for the 'ASReml' software, which can be obtained upon purchase from 'VSN' international (

Version: 2.14.1
Depends: Matrix
Imports: graphics, methods, stats
Suggests: parallel
Enhances: MCMCglmm, asreml
Published: 2015-07-22
Author: Matthew Wolak [cre, aut]
Maintainer: Matthew Wolak <matthewwolak at>
License: GPL-2 | GPL-3 [expanded from: GPL (≥ 2)]
NeedsCompilation: yes
Citation: nadiv citation info
Materials: README
CRAN checks: nadiv results


Reference manual: nadiv.pdf
Package source: nadiv_2.14.1.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
OS X Snow Leopard binaries: r-release: nadiv_2.14.1.tgz, r-oldrel: nadiv_2.13.2.tgz
OS X Mavericks binaries: r-release: nadiv_2.14.1.tgz
Old sources: nadiv archive

Reverse dependencies:

Reverse depends: dmm