[R] how can I use R functions in Fortran 90

Mike Prager mike.prager at noaa.gov
Tue Dec 29 17:08:04 CET 2009

Anny Huang <annylhuang at gmail.com> wrote:

> Is there a way that I can import R functions into Fortran? Especially, I
> want to generate random numbers from some not-so-common distributions (e.g.
> inverted chi square) but did not find any routines written in Fortran that
> deal with distributions other than uniform and normal.

If you are interested in pure Fortran code for the problem, you
could look at routine G01FCF here:


GAMS (the Guide to Available Mathematical Software) has a lot of
good code.

Mike Prager, NOAA, Beaufort, NC
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