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

Gaussian finite mixture models fitted via EM algorithm for model-based clustering, classification, and density estimation, including Bayesian regularization, dimension reduction for visualisation, and resampling-based inference.

Version: 5.4.3
Depends: R (≥ 3.0)
Imports: stats, utils, graphics, grDevices
Suggests: knitr (≥ 1.12), rmarkdown (≥ 0.9), mix (≥ 1.0), geometry (≥ 0.3-6), MASS
Published: 2019-03-14
Author: Chris Fraley [aut], Adrian E. Raftery ORCID iD [aut], Luca Scrucca ORCID iD [aut, cre], Thomas Brendan Murphy ORCID iD [ctb], Michael Fop ORCID iD [ctb]
Maintainer: Luca Scrucca <luca.scrucca at>
License: GPL-2 | GPL-3 [expanded from: GPL (≥ 2)]
NeedsCompilation: yes
Citation: mclust citation info
Materials: NEWS
In views: Cluster, Distributions, Environmetrics, Multivariate
CRAN checks: mclust results


Reference manual: mclust.pdf
Vignettes: A quick tour of mclust
Package source: mclust_5.4.3.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
OS X binaries: r-release: mclust_5.4.3.tgz, r-oldrel: mclust_5.4.3.tgz
Old sources: mclust archive

Reverse dependencies:

Reverse depends: BiSEp, clustvarsel, CNprep, FitUltD, GESTr, HDoutliers, IntNMF, LifeTables, LPKsample, manet, MBCbook, MetabolAnalyze, msos, prabclus, probout, qclust, robustDA, Simpsons, SNPMClust, SQN, Traitspace, WACS
Reverse imports: autocogs, Bchron, Bclim, beadplexr, BimodalIndex, binnednp, bootcluster, chemometrics, CHMM, ClassDiscovery, Cluster.OBeu, clustMD, CONDOP, ContaminatedMixt, CorReg, CrossClustering, cytometree, diceR, EMMIXgene, expSBM, fabMix, FishResp, flexCWM, fmlogcondens, fpc, HMMmlselect, IMIFA, integIRTy, ks, KScorrect, linkspotter, LogConcDEAD, MAINT.Data, MEclustnet, mem, mixggm, MoEClust, mombf, msir, multiviewtest, optCluster, otrimle, pivmet, ppgmmga, PredPsych, rerf, robCompositions, SAGMM, sBIC, SCORPIUS, SIBERG, sigQC, spaceNet, splinetree, tidyLPA, TipDatingBeast, VBLPCM, vscc, wevid
Reverse suggests: AdaptGauss, broom, ChemometricsWithR, ChemoSpec, clusterfly, clusternomics, clValid, factoextra, HSAUR, HSAUR2, HSAUR3, KSD, liayson, MVA, OTclust, qVarSel, RankAggreg, rebmix, REdaS, robustfa, shipunov, StatDA, tclust, Umpire
Reverse enhances: clue, MixSim


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