sn: The Skew-Normal and Skew-t Distributions

Build and manipulate probability distributions of the skew-normal family and some related ones, notably the skew-t family, and provide related statistical methods for data fitting and diagnostics, in the univariate and the multivariate case.

Version: 1.3-0
Depends: R (≥ 2.15.3), methods, stats4
Imports: mnormt, numDeriv, stats, grDevices, graphics, utils
Published: 2015-11-11
Author: Adelchi Azzalini
Maintainer: Adelchi Azzalini <adelchi.azzalini at>
License: GPL-2 | GPL-3
NeedsCompilation: no
Citation: sn citation info
Materials: NEWS
In views: Distributions, Multivariate
CRAN checks: sn results


Reference manual: sn.pdf
Package source: sn_1.3-0.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
OS X Snow Leopard binaries: r-release: sn_1.2-4.tgz, r-oldrel: sn_1.2-1.tgz
OS X Mavericks binaries: r-release: sn_1.3-0.tgz
Old sources: sn archive

Reverse dependencies:

Reverse depends: cSFM, GenForImp, LIHNPSD, Rgbp, tclust
Reverse imports: bssn, fAssets, fMultivar, SGP
Reverse suggests: BLCOP, DepthProc, fCopulae, mi, ssym