Recursive Partitioning and Regression Trees

Recursive partitioning for classification, regression and survival trees. An implementation of most of the functionality of the 1984 book by Breiman, Friedman, Olshen and Stone.


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4.1-11 by Brian Ripley, 4 days ago

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Authors: Terry Therneau [aut], Beth Atkinson [aut], Brian Ripley [aut, trl, cre] (author of initial R port)

Documentation:   PDF Manual  

Task views: Analysis of Ecological and Environmental Data, Machine Learning & Statistical Learning, Multivariate Statistics, Survival Analysis

GPL-2 | GPL-3 license

Depends on graphics, stats, grDevices

Suggests survival

Imported by BCA, Biocomb, CADStat, CORElearn, CorReg, DMwR, DMwR2, FFTrees, Harvest.Tree, Hmisc, JOUSBoost, LTRCtrees, MergeGUI, NoiseFiltersR, PSAboot, PredPsych, RcmdrPlugin.BCA, RecordLinkage, SSDM, SubgrpID, SurvRank, VSURF, aVirtualTwins, biomod2, bst, chemmodlab, dprep, fastAdaboost, fifer, gamclass, gencve, hybridEnsemble, ibmdbR, imputeR, ipred, mfe, mice, rminer, rms, rotationForest, semtree, simputation, sperrorest, statisticalModeling, supclust, synthpop, vcrpart.

Depended on by AntAngioCOOL, DStree, DidacticBoost, GPLTR, NHEMOtree, PSAgraphics, REEMtree, ada, adabag, chemometrics, dtree, fda.usc, gamlss.add, iBST, maboost, maptree, multiPIM, quint, regclass, rpart.plot, rpart.utils, rpartScore, spatstat, treeClust.

Suggested by BatchExperiments, BiodiversityR, CALIBERrfimpute, ChemometricsWithR, DAAG, Daim, DynTxRegime, FRESA.CAD, FSelector, FSelectorRcpp, GSIF, HSAUR, HSAUR2, HSAUR3, HandTill2001, MatchIt, ModelGood, OpenML, PivotalR, R2HTML, ROSE, SuperLearner, UBL, arsenal, aslib, batchtools, caTools, caretEnsemble, catdata, classifly, crtests, doParallel, doSNOW, e1071, emil, evtree, flacco, fscaret, ggdendro, ggplot2, klaR, languageR, lulcc, mboost, medflex, metaheur, mlr, mlrMBO, partools, partykit, pdp, pec, plotmo, pmml, preprocomb, purge, rattle, riskRegression, subsemble, utiml.

Enhanced by d3r, dendextend, sfsmisc.

See at CRAN