Description Usage Arguments Details Value Author(s) References

View source: R/generate_sigma.R

This function is included in the package so that it can be used in the
example code provided in `spcov`

.

1 | ```
GenerateCliquesCovariance(ncliques, cliquesize, theta)
``` |

`ncliques` |
number of blocks |

`cliquesize` |
size of each block |

`theta` |
magnitude of non-zeros |

This function generates a block diagonal positive definite
matrix with randomly-signed, non-zero elements. A shift is added to
the diagonal of the matrix so that its condition number equals
`p`

, the number of variables.

`Sigma` |
the covariance matrix |

`A` |
symmetric square root of |

`shift` |
how much the eigenvalues were shifted. See details. |

Jacob Bien and Rob Tibshirani

Bien, J., and Tibshirani, R. (2011), "Sparse Estimation of a Covariance Matrix," accepted for publication in Biometrika.

Embedding an R snippet on your website

Add the following code to your website.

For more information on customizing the embed code, read Embedding Snippets.