mpmi: Mixed-Pair Mutual Information Estimators

Uses a kernel smoothing approach to calculate Mutual Information for comparisons between all types of variables including continuous vs continuous, continuous vs discrete and discrete vs discrete. Uses a nonparametric bias correction giving Bias Corrected Mutual Information (BCMI). Implemented efficiently in Fortran 95 with OpenMP and suited to large genomic datasets.

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AuthorChris Pardy
MaintainerChris Pardy <>
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mpmi documentation built on April 25, 2020, 1:10 a.m.