The R package ‘RLumModel’ by Johannes Friedrich (University of Bayreuth, Germany), Sebastian Kreutzer (IRAMAT-CRP2A, Université Bordeaux Montaigne, France) and Christoph Schmidt (University of Bayreuth, Germany) provides a collection of various R functions modelling luminescence signals in quartz and Al2O3, based on energy-band models.

For an introduction and further details, visit the RLumModel homepage.

Installation

Install the package

To install the stable version from CRAN, simply run the following from an R console:

install.packages("RLumModel")

To install the latest development builds directly from GitHub, run

if(!require("devtools"))
  install.packages("devtools")
devtools::install_github("R-Lum/RLumModel@master")

To install a developer build other than ‘master’, replace the term ‘master’ in the codeline by the name of the wanted developer build.

Requirements

Depending on your OS please download and install one of the following:

Windows (32/64bit) - ‘Rtools’ (provided by CRAN)

http://cran.r-project.org/bin/windows/Rtools/

Mac OS X - ‘Xcode’ (provided by Apple)

https://developer.apple.com/xcode/downloads/

For Linux users gcc often comes pre-installed in most distributions. Should gcc be not available, however, we kindly refer to the exhaustive collection of installation guides depending on the linux distribution.

Note

The package comes without any guarantee!

Please further note that this version is a development version and may change day by day. For stable branches please visit the package on CRAN.

License

This program is free software: you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation, either version 3 of the License, or any later version.

This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU General Public License for more details.