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Hello everybody,

I'm currently going through the process of trying to convert a series of Excel VBA formula's into Java.

I'm having trouble locating a few of the statistical functions and I'm wondering if anyone can point me in the right direction for the following :

NORMINV - Returns the inverse of the normal cumulative distribution for the specified mean and standard deviation
NORMDIST - Returns the normal cumulative distribution for the specified mean and standard deviation
NORMSINV - Returns the inverse of the standard normal cumulative distribution

Cheers
Nick Hoggard
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Not off hand! But there may be a start at http://home.online.no/~pjacklam/notes/invnorm/
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by:wgilster
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Checkout: http://www.mathtools.net/

Look under the statistics area for Java.
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ok.  I found the solution myself after some hunting.

The package I'm now using is JSci from :

http://jsci.sourceforge.net/

This is a GPL package that does all the above functions and more.

Thanks to you both for your comments.
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