[SciPy-User] power series curve fit

Alejandro Weinstein alejandro.weinstein@gmail....
Tue Jul 3 07:13:40 CDT 2012


On Tue, Jul 3, 2012 at 5:32 AM, Neal Becker <ndbecker2@gmail.com> wrote:
> I am trying slsqp, but I'm just wondering if there is a more direct or efficient
> approach.

This page contains some code to fit power laws to data:

http://tuvalu.santafe.edu/~aaronc/powerlaws/

The paper related to this code is a good reading (there is a link to
the paper in the same page). It states that many times it is not a
good idea to model your data by a power law.

Alejandro.


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