augmentedRCBD: Analysis of Augmented Randomised Complete Block Designs logo

Aravind, J.1, Mukesh Sankar, S.2, Wankhede, D. P.3, and Kaur, V.4
  1. Division of Germplasm Conservation, ICAR-National Bureau of Plant Genetic Resources, New Delhi.
  2. Division of Genetics, ICAR-Indian Agricultural Research Institute, New Delhi.
  3. Division of Genomic Resources, ICAR-National Bureau of Plant Genetic Resources, New Delhi.
  4. Division of Germplasm Evaluation, ICAR-National Bureau of Plant Genetic Resources, New Delhi.

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Functions for analysis of data generated from experiments in augmented randomised complete block design according to Federer, W.T. (1961) doi:10.2307/2527837. Computes analysis of variance, adjusted means, descriptive statistics, genetic variability statistics etc. Further includes data visualization and report generation functions.


The package can be installed from CRAN as follows:

# Install from CRAN
install.packages('augmentedRCBD', dependencies=TRUE)

The development version can be installed from github as follows:

# Install development version from Github
if (!require('devtools')) install.packages('devtools')

Detailed tutorial

For a detailed tutorial (vignette) on how to used this package type:

browseVignettes(package = 'augmentedRCBD')

The vignette for the latest version is also available online.

What’s new

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Citing augmentedRCBD

To cite the methods in the package use:

To cite the R package 'augmentedRCBD' in publications use:

  Aravind, J., Mukesh Sankar, S., Wankhede, D. P., and Kaur, V. (2021).  augmentedRCBD: Analysis of Augmented Randomised
  Complete Block Designs. R package version 0.1.5,

A BibTeX entry for LaTeX users is

    title = {augmentedRCBD: Analysis of Augmented Randomised Complete Block Designs},
    author = {J. Aravind and S. {Mukesh Sankar} and Dhammaprakash Pandhari Wankhede and Vikender Kaur},
    year = {2021},
    note = {R package version 0.1.5},
    note = {},
    note = {},

This free and open-source software implements academic research by the authors and co-workers. If you use it, please support
the project by citing the package.