StandardDeviation


Name:
StandardDeviation - returns the standard deviation of the elements of an array
Synopsis:
 
array StandardDeviation -> double, standard deviation
Examples:
 
[8 4 3 6 9 5] StandardDeviation --> 2.3166
Description:
 
The function is implemented in SLI using Variance
Parameters:
 
array
Remarks:
 
The Mathematica version is more general.
Replaces arr::SDev in future versions.
References:
 
[1] The Mathematica Book "StandardDeviation"
Author:
Diesmann  
FirstVersion:
2009.2.22  
SeeAlso: Source:
/home/graber/work-nest/nest-git/nest-simulator/lib/sli/mathematica.sli