Bayesian Linear Mixed Effect Models

A package for R. Built off of 'lme4' (

Pre-built binaries of the package are available on These can be installed from within R using the typical install.packages() mechanism.

Steps to install from source:

  1. Install development tools for your operating system:

    1. Linux/Unix should already have this installed
    2. OS X:
      1. Xcode (
      2. gfortran (
    3. Windows: Rtools (
    4. (This step may be omitted if all upstream dependencies are already available)
  2. Install the devtools package from within R:


  3. Run: