thin {Bolstad2} | R Documentation |
Thins the output from an MCMC process
thin(x, k)
x |
A vector, matrix or data.frame containing output from an MCMC sampling scheme |
k |
An integer. This function takes every kth element from x |
Note this function does not check to see if k is sensible.
A thinned vector, matrix or data frame containing every kth element of x.
## A blockwise Metropolis-Hastings chain of 1000 elements, thinned to ## 5th element ## MCMCSampleBW <- bivnormMH(0.9, type = 'block') MCMCSampleBW <- thin(MCMCSampleBW, 5)