Fitting psychometric functions using STAN

August 19, 2013

(This article was first published on dahtah » R, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers)

STAN is a new system for Bayesian inference, similar to BUGS and JAGS. I’ve played with it a bit and it’s quite promising, it really has the potential to make MCMC less of a pain (on simple models). I’ve written a short introduction to fitting psychometric functions using STAN and R, in case that’s useful to psychophysicists out there.


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