mgcv: Mixed GAM Computation Vehicle with GCV/AIC/REML smoothness estimation

Routines for GAMs and other generalized ridge regression with multiple smoothing parameter selection by GCV, REML or UBRE/AIC. Also GAMMs. Includes a gam() function.

Version: 1.8-3
Priority: recommended
Depends: R (≥ 2.14.0), nlme (≥ 3.1-64)
Imports: methods, stats, graphics, Matrix
Suggests: splines, parallel, survival, MASS
Published: 2014-08-29
Author: Simon Wood
Maintainer: Simon Wood <simon.wood at>
License: GPL-2 | GPL-3 [expanded from: GPL (≥ 2)]
NeedsCompilation: yes
Citation: mgcv citation info
Materials: ChangeLog
In views: Bayesian, Econometrics, Environmetrics, SocialSciences
CRAN checks: mgcv results


Reference manual: mgcv.pdf
Package source: mgcv_1.8-3.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
OS X Snow Leopard binaries: r-release: mgcv_1.8-3.tgz, r-oldrel: mgcv_1.8-3.tgz
OS X Mavericks binaries: r-release: mgcv_1.8-3.tgz
Old sources: mgcv archive

Reverse dependencies:

Reverse depends: AdaptFitOS, bgeva, dlmap, dsm, DSpat, DSsim, eHOF, fda.usc, FWDselect, gamlss.add, gamlss.spatial, gamm4, gsg, Haplin, icaOcularCorrection, iRegression, ismev, labdsv, logistf, MAPLES, modTempEff, mombf, MPINet, nontarget, ordPens, PamGeneMixed, R2BayesX, reams, reldist, RfmriVC, robustgam, scam, season, SemiParBIVProbit, SemiParSampleSel, STAR, trioGxE, TSA, ZeligGAM
Reverse imports: analogue, cSFM, demography, drsmooth, ez, FDboost, ForeCA, funreg, gamclass, groc, landsat, mrds, openair, opm, pitchRx, QRM, QuasiSeq, refund, rlme, RLRsim, sesem, simPH, slp, spatstat, spsmooth, StatDA, tripEstimation, tsDyn, vows
Reverse suggests: agridat, BCEA, BiodiversityR, biomod2, car, caret, catdata, diseasemapping, dlnm, dplyr, flexmix, fscaret, ggplot2, ggvis, granova, HSAUR2, HSAUR3, latticeExtra, lazyData, LMERConvenienceFunctions, MatchIt, mediation, MuMIn, Rcmdr, RcmdrPlugin.HH, RcmdrPlugin.IPSUR, rioja, rpanel, simex, Tampo, taRifx.geo, vegan
Reverse enhances: sfsmisc, stargazer