Questions tagged [cca]

The tag has no usage guidance.

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
0
votes
1answer
24 views

Penalized Canonical Correlation in R with PMA Module

I am trying to use sparse canonical correlation analysis as implemented in the R PMA package. I'm finding that the correlations output by the package seem slightly inconsistent with the ones you would ...
0
votes
0answers
22 views

How to control for group membership in multivariate community analysis (CCA) when group is confounded with explanatory variables of interest?

I am studying differences in microbiome composition across 11 different populations and attempting to identify correlations between microbiome community beta diversity and population-level covariates. ...
2
votes
0answers
181 views

how to explain canonical correlation to laymen?

Given two sets of variables and the objective of finding correlations among the variables in the two sets, is there any simple examples or explanation, for a group of biologists knowing only basic ...
4
votes
2answers
244 views

How to reduce dimensions of variable space w.r.t. single response variable? CCA?

My dataset is presence/absence (or relative abundance score) of 100 species on 5000 squares, and for each square I have ~100 environmental variables (many of them strongly correlated). I want to ...
3
votes
3answers
243 views

How to recognize similar environmental variables using multivariate analysis?

I am completely new to multivariate analyses and I need an advice how to get it applied to my data and which analyses to choose for which purpose. My dataset is presence/absence (or relative ...
0
votes
0answers
53 views

Multiple species & environment variables: how to reduce variable space (PCA, CCA, RDA?)

I am completely new to multivariate analyses and I need an advice how to get it applied to my data and which analyses to choose for which purpose. My dataset is presence/absence (or relative ...