August 2013:
1. nlmeU package (under development) contains datasets, scripts and utility functions enhancing functionality of nlme
package. nlmeU package is described in [1].
2. nlmeUpdK is a companion package to nlmeU and contains scripts and functions used in [1].
pertaining to a new pdKronecker class inheriting from pdMat (see Sections 17.6-17.8 and 20.2).
This package is available from http://www-personal.umich.edu/~agalecki/.
3. To install packages needed to run scripts from the book, please use the following instructions:
pckgs <- c("nlmeU", "plyr", "reshape", "RLRsim", "WWGbook", "ellipse")
install.packages(pckgs)
4. To install lme4.0 and nlmeUpdK packages use:
install.packages("lme4.0", repos = "http://R-Forge.R-project.org")
install.packages("nlmeUpdK", repos = "http://R-Forge.R-project.org")
5. To obtain list of scripts available in nlmeU package, use the following instructions:
library(nlmeU)
runScript()
[1] Andrzej Galecki and Tomasz Burzykowski (2013)
Linear Mixed-Effects Models Uisng R: A step-by-Step Approach
Springer