[R] Numerical Optimization

Ko-Kang Kevin Wang kwan022 at stat.auckland.ac.nz
Sat Aug 3 06:14:59 CEST 2002


Is there a function, or package, in R that does numerical optimisations,
such as the Newton-Raphson method?

I searched through the help files and found the "optim" function, but it
does seem like it has this N-R method.



Ko-Kang Kevin Wang
Postgraduate PGDipSci Student
Department of Statistics
University of Auckland
New Zealand
Homepage: http://www.stat.auckland.ac.nz/~kwan022

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