# Questions tagged [distance]

Measure of distance between distributions or variables, such as Euclidean distance between points in n-space.

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### GLMM with cumulative distances

I have calculated the cumulative distances travelled for each individual. The objective is to represent the data in a graph with a tendency curve using the R package ggplot2. However, the data are too ...
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### analytical asymptotic approximation of the expected maximum, mean, and minimum distance of nearest neighbours in unit ball

Say I uniformly at random distribute $x = n^3$ (independent identically distributed) points in a ball of radius $r=1$ in $\mathbb{R}^3$. What can be said about the expected maximum, minimum, and mean ...
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### Wasserstein distance to assess the degree of normality

The Wasserstein distance between two probability measures with quantile functions $F^{-1}$ and $G^{-1}$ is given by \begin{align} W(F,G) = \int_{[0,1]} |F^{-1}(t) - G^{-1}(t)|dt \end{align} Now let's ...
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### Looking for a suitable way to find groups of events

I have an excel file in which I have three columns. The first one is the name of an event, the second one is the moment the event starts and the third one is the time at which an event ends. Let's say ...
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