make.X {BayesGWQS}R Documentation

Forms matrix of components

Description

This function returns a matrix of component variables, X. The user can specify the desired chemicals and order by creating a list of string vectors, each vector containing the variable names of all desired elements of that group.

Usage

make.X(df, num.groups, groups)

Arguments

df

A dataframe containing named component variables

num.groups

An integer representing the number of component groups desired

groups

A list, each item in the list being a string vector of variable names for one component group

Value

A matrix of component variables

Examples

data("simdata")
group_list <- list(c("pcb_118", "pcb_138", "pcb_153", "pcb_180", "pcb_192"),
                   c("as", "cu", "pb", "sn"),
                   c("carbaryl", "propoxur", "methoxychlor", "diazinon", "chlorpyrifos"))
X <- make.X(simdata, 3, group_list)
X

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