[R] Any numeric differentiation routine in R for boundary points?

Gabor Grothendieck ggrothendieck at gmail.com
Sat Jan 26 19:18:30 CET 2008

Reparameterize to

f(x, y) = sqrt(x*x) * exp(y*y)

On Jan 26, 2008 1:11 PM, roger chan <rogerchan2006 at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi, I have a scalar valued function with several variables. One of the
> variables is restricted to be non-negative. For example,
> f(x,y)=sqrt(x)*exp(y), then x should be non-negative. I need the
> gradient and hessian for some vector (0,y), i.e., I need the gradient and
> hessian at the boudary of parameter space.
> The "numderiv" package does not work, even for f(x)=sqrt(x), if you
> do "genD(f,x=0)", warning message comes out.
> I need the one sided derivatives.
> Thanks if you could provide some help.
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