mgcv: Mixed GAM Computation Vehicle with GCV/AIC/REML Smoothness Estimation

GAMs, GAMMs and other generalized ridge regression with multiple smoothing parameter estimation by GCV, REML or UBRE/AIC. Includes a gam() function, a wide variety of smoothers, JAGS support and distributions beyond the exponential family.

Version: 1.8-15
Priority: recommended
Depends: R (≥ 2.14.0), nlme (≥ 3.1-64)
Imports: methods, stats, graphics, Matrix
Suggests: splines, parallel, survival, MASS
Published: 2016-09-14
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_1.8-15.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
OS X Mavericks binaries: r-release: mgcv_1.8-15.tgz, r-oldrel: mgcv_1.8-15.tgz
Old sources: mgcv archive

Reverse dependencies:

Reverse depends: bgeva, CAM, coenoflex, dlmap, dsm, DSsim, eHOF, fda.usc, gamlss.add, gamlss.spatial, gamm4, gammSlice,, ibr, icaOcularCorrection, ismev, itsadug, labdsv, logistf, MAPLES, modTempEff, mombf, MPINet, multipleNCC, nontarget, ordPens, PanJen, R2BayesX, reams, robustgam, scam, season, SemiParBIVProbit, SemiParSampleSel, semsfa, STAR, trioGxE, TSA, TTS
Reverse imports: AdaptFitOS, analogue, apsimr, brms, car, causaldrf, cSFM, demography, discSurv, dlnm, drsmooth, DSpat, dtwSat, emon, ez, FCGR, FDboost, fRegression, funreg, FWDselect, gamclass, groc, gsg, Haplin, HLMdiag, iRegression, JWileymisc, landsat, LMERConvenienceFunctions, loa, LW1949, MBSGS, MFPCA, MHTrajectoryR, mirt, ModelMap, mrds, MvBinary, npregfast, oddsratio, openair, palaeoSig, pdp, pitchRx, QRM, QuasiSeq, r2glmm, RcmdrPlugin.HH, refund, reldist, rioja, RLRsim, rstpm2, secr, SEERaBomb, sesem, simPH, sisal, slp, snht, spatstat, spsmooth, SSDM, StatDA, tripEstimation, tsDyn, vegan, vows, voxel, VWPre, WhiteStripe, zetadiv
Reverse suggests: agridat, BCEA, BiodiversityR, biomod2, broom, caret, catdata, CompareCausalNetworks, ctmcmove, diseasemapping, dplyr, earth, fdapace, flexmix, ForeCA, freqparcoord, fscaret, gamair, ggplot2, ggvis, granova, HSAUR2, HSAUR3, kernDeepStackNet, latticeExtra, lazyData, LinRegInteractive, MatchIt, mediation, mlt.docreg, MuMIn, myTAI, opera, plotluck, pscl, Rcmdr, RcmdrPlugin.IPSUR, rpanel, simex, soil.spec, VGAM
Reverse enhances: sfsmisc, stargazer, texreg


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