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Geostatistical modelling, simulation, and prediction

Gstat is a computer program for geostatistical modelling, prediction and simulation in one, two, or three dimensions. Gstat uses gnuplot (a program for plotting functions) to display sample variograms and variogram functions. The program has a flexible command language. Spatial prediction options range from simple kriging to universal cokriging.



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Janet Casey

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7 May 2001

Leaders and contributors

Karl M. Syring; see CREDITS file in the distribution for complete list Contributor
Steve Joyce Contributor
Konstantin Malakahanov Contributor
Edzer J. Pebesma Maintainer

Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
R (Ref)

Software prerequisites

Required to usegnuplot
Weak prerequisitencurses
Weak prerequisitelibpng
Weak prerequisitegnuplot
Weak prerequisiteGRASS
Weak prerequisitelibgsl
Weak prerequisitelibz
Weak prerequisitelibgd
Weak prerequisitelibnetcdf


"R (Ref)" is not in the list (General, Help, Bug Tracking, Support, Developer) of allowed values for the "Resource audience" property.

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