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Functions for calling the statistical package R from within MATLAB.


Updated 01 Sep 2016

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A COM based interface that allows you to call R functions from within MATLAB. The functions are:
openR - Connect to an R server process.
evalR - Run an R command.
getRdata - Copies an R variable to MATLAB.
putRdata - Copies MATLAB data to an R variable.
closeR - Close connection to R server process.
Rdemo - An example of using R from withing MATLAB.

Cite As

Robert Henson (2022). MATLAB R-link (, MATLAB Central File Exchange. Retrieved .

MATLAB Release Compatibility
Created with R13
Compatible with any release
Platform Compatibility
Windows macOS Linux

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