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LognormalDistributionFitToSample Method

Computes the log-normal distribution that best fits the given sample.

Namespace:  Meta.Numerics.Statistics.Distributions
Assembly:  Meta.Numerics (in Meta.Numerics.dll) Version: 4.0.5.0 (4.0.5.0)
Syntax
public static LognormalFitResult FitToSample(
	Sample sample
)

Parameters

sample
Type: Meta.Numerics.StatisticsSample
The sample to fit.

Return Value

Type: LognormalFitResult
The best fit parameters.
Exceptions
ExceptionCondition
ArgumentNullExceptionsample is null.
InsufficientDataExceptionsample contains fewer than three values.
InvalidOperationExceptionsample contains non-positive values.
Remarks

The returned fit parameters are the μ (Mu) and σ (Sigma) parameters, in that order. These are the same parameters, in the same order, that are required by the LognormalDistribution(Double, Double) constructor to specify a new log-normal distribution.

See Also