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Nächster Vortrag im Stochastischen Kolloquium: 27.03.2017, 16:15, Assistenzprof. Dr. Johannes Schmidt-Hieber (Universitšt Leiden)
"Science as a vocation - academic career paths for statisticians" (Abstract).
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stepR - an R package for change-point inference

Authors: T. Hotz and H. Sieling


This package includes an implementation of the change-point methods described in the work of


K. Frick, A. Munk and H. Sieling (2013),

Multiscale change-point inference,

Journal of the Royal Statist. Society, Ser. B, with discussion and a rejoinder by the authors,


T. Hotz, O. Schuette, H. Sieling, T. Polupanow, U. Diederichsen, C. Steinem and A. Munk (2013),

Idealizing Ion Channel Recordings by a Jump Segmentation Multiresolution Filter,

IEEE Transactions on NanoBioscience





A. Futschik, T. Hotz, A. Munk, H. Sieling (2014),

Multiscale DNA partitioning: statistical evidence for segments,



The package is available on CRAN: