[R] Design and analysis of mixture experiments

Christos Hatzis christos.hatzis at nuverabio.com
Thu Apr 17 18:24:15 CEST 2008

The place to look is the CRAN Task View 'ExperimentalDesign'.
There are several packages there related to design and analysis of

The package 'AlgDesign' appears to have a function for generating mixture
designs, and there might be others in other packages.

Good luck!


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> Hi,
> I'm interested in experimental design and data analysis on 
> mixtures, like cake recipes where the sum of the components 
> is fixed; e.g.
> <http://www.itl.nist.gov/div898/handbook/pri/section5/pri54.htm>. 
> I can't believe that R doesn't have facilities to design and 
> analyse such experiments, but I haven't been able to find 
> them (I have looked quite hard!). Can anyone point me in the 
> right direction?
> Thanks in advance,
> Keith Jewell
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