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Re: [Help-gsl] MLE for random distribution parameters

From: Brian Gough
Subject: Re: [Help-gsl] MLE for random distribution parameters
Date: Thu, 8 Jun 2006 10:21:44 +0100

 > Is there a GSL extension to compute maximum likelyhood estimates of various
 > random number distributions from empirical data? MLE for some distributions
 > is pretty straightforward ( exponential ) but for others like gamma, beta
 > distributions some computation / code-writing is needed. If there is are
 > existing functions then I would like to use them otherwise I would like to
 > know how to contribute these functions to future GSL releases.


I don't know of any extensions for this. All the extensions I've heard
of are listed at

best regards,

Brian Gough

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