archeofrag: Refitting and Spatial Analysis in Archaeology

Methods to analyse fragmented objects in archaeology using refitting relationships between fragments scattered in archaeological spatial units (e.g. stratigraphic layers). Graphs and graph theory are used to model archaeological observations. The package is mainly based on the 'igraph' package for graph analysis. Functions can: 1) create, manipulate, and simulate fragmentation graphs, 2) measure the cohesion and admixture of archaeological spatial units, and 3) characterise the topology of a specific set of refitting relationships. An empirical dataset is also provided as an example.

Version: 0.7
Depends: RBGL, igraph
Imports: graphics, stats, grDevices, methods, utils
Suggests: knitr, rmarkdown
Published: 2021-04-26
Author: Sebastien Plutniak ORCID iD [aut, cre]
Maintainer: Sebastien Plutniak <sebastien.plutniak at>
License: GPL-2
NeedsCompilation: no
Materials: NEWS
CRAN checks: archeofrag results


Reference manual: archeofrag.pdf
Vignettes: Archeofrag: Tools for Refitting and Stratigraphical Analysis in Archaeology
Package source: archeofrag_0.7.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
macOS binaries: r-release (arm64): archeofrag_0.7.tgz, r-release (x86_64): archeofrag_0.7.tgz, r-oldrel: archeofrag_0.7.tgz
Old sources: archeofrag archive


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