bbmle: Tools for General Maximum Likelihood Estimation

Methods and functions for fitting maximum likelihood models in R. This package modifies and extends the 'mle' classes in the 'stats4' package.

Depends: R (≥ 3.0.0), stats4
Imports: stats, numDeriv, lattice, MASS, methods, bdsmatrix, Matrix, mvtnorm
Suggests: emdbook, rms, ggplot2, RUnit, MuMIn, AICcmodavg, Hmisc, optimx (≥ 2013.8.6), knitr, testthat
Published: 2023-12-09
DOI: 10.32614/CRAN.package.bbmle
Author: Ben Bolker ORCID iD [aut, cre], R Development Core Team [aut], Iago Giné-Vázquez [ctb]
Maintainer: Ben Bolker <bolker at>
License: GPL-2 | GPL-3 [expanded from: GPL]
NeedsCompilation: no
Materials: NEWS
CRAN checks: bbmle results


Reference manual: bbmle.pdf
Vignettes: Examples for enhanced mle code
quasi: notes on quasi-likelihood/qAIC analysis inR


Package source: bbmle_1.0.25.1.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
macOS binaries: r-release (arm64): bbmle_1.0.25.1.tgz, r-oldrel (arm64): bbmle_1.0.25.1.tgz, r-release (x86_64): bbmle_1.0.25.1.tgz, r-oldrel (x86_64): bbmle_1.0.25.1.tgz
Old sources: bbmle archive

Reverse dependencies:

Reverse depends: anovir, fitode, frair, sads
Reverse imports: bivgeom, DEsingle, econet, emdbook, fitODBOD, fusionclust, HiCDCPlus, Luminescence, M3Drop, mcount, metaplus, mistr, Petersen, RJafroc, robmixglm, rstpm2, sbd, scRecover, ss3sim
Reverse suggests: broom, copula, epimdr, epimdr2, glmmTMB, insight, nlraa, parameters, pctax, primer, R2admb, rcaiman, SEERaBomb


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