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Generating random variable from inverse gaussian dist.
Do you really need to write the random generator yourself? This one is already available: >> pd = makedist('inversegaussian') ...

3 dagar ago | 0

How do I get MATLAB to display the d' when my hit rate = 1 using the norminv function?
No, d' cannot be computed when an observed hit_rate is 1 or fa_rate is zero. One of the most common work-arounds for this probl...

4 dagar ago | 0

How to delete some of anonymous variables randomly?
One way to approach the problem is to write a function f(x) where x is a vector with 47 positions. When you call f, put numeric...

6 dagar ago | 0

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Random Laplacian distribution in a specified interval
Here is a quick and dirty way to do this with Cupid: location = 0; % set whatever Laplacian parameters you want. scale = 1; ...

8 dagar ago | 0

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kstest for uniform distribution
you can test for the fit of a discrete distribution, including uniform, with chi2gof. One of the examples (about 1/3 of the way...

11 dagar ago | 1

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How to remove the outliers in distribution fitter
If you click on the "Exclude" button in the picture you posted, you will get the option to set lower and upper limits to exclude...

14 dagar ago | 1

Bootstrap multi linear model
The problem is that fitlm produces a complicated output structure and bootstrp doesn't know what to do with it. x = (1:1000)'; ...

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How Can I simulate Data for Least-Squares Variance Component Estimation (LS-VCE) for Multiple regression?
You could use mvnrnd to generate random values of x1-x4. Is that what you need?

25 dagar ago | 0

How to group data for MANOVA1 analysis
84*84 is not going to work, sorry. For MANOVA, you need to have more cases in each group than the number of variables. Some pos...

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How to test if values are close togather using p-value (ttest)
A small p value means that the data are incompatible with some underlying assumption/model. For example, you could potentially ...

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Finding the minimum of a complicated function with variables and parameters
If I understand the problem correctly, then this should be close to what you want: function bestEsts = MyOuterFn(x,y) MyErrFn ...

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How to get correct p-values for the Steel-Dwass test?
The problem is with the 'inf' value given as the degrees of freedom in this line p_steelDwass(i, 1) = 1 - tcdf(t_steelDwass...

ungefär en månad ago | 0

How to calculate for significant difference between Cohen's Kappa values?
As I understand it, the fundamental question is whether tests A & B agree better than tests A & C, beyond a minor improvement th...

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fsolve doesn't find a solution when the value of the objective function is obtained through a Montecarlo simulation
I don't know if it can be done in the context of your simulation, but sometimes it is helpful to pick the "random" variables sys...

ungefär en månad ago | 0

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speed up integrating the same function over many overlapping intervals?
I need to compute many different integrals of the same function fn, essentially like this: Xint = size(X); for i=1:numel(X) ...

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Differences between functions ezfit and Matlab's gamfit in fitting data to the gamma distribution?
There are two somewhat different parameterizations of the gamma distribution. In one (which I think is used by gamfit), the mean...

ungefär en månad ago | 0

How do I calculate the R^2?
Either of these: Rsqr = corr(x(:,2),y)^2; RsqrAlso = 1-(std(resids)/std(y))^2;

ungefär en månad ago | 1

I would like to find elements of a matrix that fulfill a condition but after every loop the condition is changing.
I think this will almost do what you want. edges = 0:0.05:30; [~,~,bin_numbers] = histcounts(diameters,edges); The output bin...

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Generating a categorical array with group names
Is this what you are after? part1 = repmat({'Name1'},1055,1); part2 = repmat({'Name2'},1641,1); part3 = repmat({'Name3'},2055...

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Forming a CDF by adding different types of PDF and generating random number
It seems like there are several different questions here. If you want to generate random numbers from a custom CDF, one simple ...

ungefär 2 månader ago | 2

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Calculating pdf and cdf for data extracted as a table
This command pdfwindspeed = pdf('Normal',A) returns the pdf of the A values within the standard normal with mu=0 and sigma=1. ...

ungefär 2 månader ago | 0

How to use one data set to find the mean of another?
NON1 = NON == 1; % this makes a boolean vector that is true for the positions where NON==1 mean(PLCm(NON1)); % this computes ...

ungefär 2 månader ago | 1

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Request for help computing convolution of random variables via fft
Inspired by the answers of @David Goodmanson to this earlier question, I have been trying to understand exactly how in general t...

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run glmfit , why get Warning: X is ill conditioned, or the model is overparameterized
The problem is that the x1-x5 values sum to 24 in every row. This means that any one of the x's can be predicted from the rest ...

CDF of VOn Mises distribution
The Von Mises distribution is included in Cupid. You could use it like this to calculate CDF values: >> location = 10; >> conc...

How do I get four different answers guaranteed generated randomly from several arrays?
One way is to put the two random selections inside a while loop, check whether any meals are repeated, and then only exit the lo...

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How to load .mat data from another folder?
You need the folder name at the beginning of the string you pass to load, maybe something like this: for iFile = 1:numel(N1) ...

Probplot for Generalized Extreme Value distribution
Cupid includes the Frechet distribution. It doesn't have probplot function, but you can easily produce something similar: % as...

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