Thursday, 15 March 2012

Introducing the mvabund package (and why multivariate statistics in ecology is a bit like Rick Astley...)

http://www.methodsinecologyandevolution.org/view/0/podcasts.html#vid-warton

You can read the paper at:
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.2041-210X.2012.00190.x/full

3 comments:

  1. Great video! Good work David and Alice!

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  2. Hi team, I've been playing around with the package and found it quite intuitive and may use it for my thesis, good work.
    Also, I was wondering if there's a way to account for nested designs.
    Any help would be much appreciated

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  3. Hey,
    I am also using your package and think it is very nice! However, I have a very huge dataset and mvabund needs a very long time for analysis. I have been wondering whether it would just be better to scale my data to sovle then mean-variable issue and then use a permanova. Is there any reason why this is not recommendable?

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