mclust: Normal Mixture Modelling for Model-Based Clustering, Classification, and Density Estimation

Normal Mixture Modelling fitted via EM algorithm for Model-Based Clustering, Classification, and Density Estimation, including Bayesian regularization.

Version: 5.1
Depends: R (≥ 3.0)
Imports: stats, utils, graphics, grDevices
Suggests: knitr (≥ 1.8), rmarkdown (≥ 0.6), mix
Published: 2015-10-27
Author: Chris Fraley [aut], Adrian E. Raftery [aut], Luca Scrucca [aut, cre], Thomas Brendan Murphy [ctb], Michael Fop [ctb]
Maintainer: Luca Scrucca <luca at>
License: GPL-2 | GPL-3 [expanded from: GPL (≥ 2)]
NeedsCompilation: yes
Citation: mclust citation info
Materials: NEWS
In views: Cluster, Environmetrics, Multivariate
CRAN checks: mclust results


Reference manual: mclust.pdf
Vignettes: A quick tour of mclust
Package source: mclust_5.1.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
OS X Snow Leopard binaries: r-release: mclust_5.0.2.tgz, r-oldrel: mclust_5.0.1.tgz
OS X Mavericks binaries: r-release: mclust_5.1.tgz
Old sources: mclust archive

Reverse dependencies:

Reverse depends: Bclim, BiSEp, clustvarsel, CNprep, CNVassoc, EMCC, GESTr, LifeTables, MetabolAnalyze, msos, npde, prabclus, qclust, robustDA, Simpsons, SQN, tclust, Traitspace, upclass
Reverse imports: AdaptGauss, BANFF, Bchron, chemometrics, clustMD, ContaminatedMixt, CorReg, expands, flexCWM, fpc, msir, optCluster, semiArtificial, TipDatingBeast, VBLPCM, vscc, yCrypticRNAs
Reverse suggests: ChemometricsWithR, ChemoSpec, clusterfly, clValid, HSAUR, HSAUR2, HSAUR3, LogConcDEAD, mixpack, MVA, qVarSel, RankAggreg, rebmix, REdaS, robustfa, rrcov, StatDA
Reverse enhances: clue, MixSim