Recurrence Plots and Cross Recurrence Plots

Software/ Programmes

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Available software for the creation and application of RPs and their quantitative analysis facilitates the spread of their application (no claim to completeness):

  1. CRP Toolbox
    last updateversion
    by Norbert Marwan
    allows for the creation of RPs, CRPs as well as JRPs, quantification analysis of RPs, CRPs and JRPs includes the new measures of complexity as LAM and TT, time scale alignment tool based on CRPs and further useful tools and methods of nonlinear time series analysis and data preparation are provided, platform independent (for Matlab), both usage of graphical user interface as well as commandline call is possible, a plugin is available enabeling the computation of RPs and RQA of long data series

  2. CEPS: Analysis of Complexity and Entropy in Physiological Signals
    last update
    by Deepak Panday
    MATLAB GUI with wrapper to external software packages that include functions for calculating recurrence plots and recurrence quantification

  3. Recurrence Plot & Quantification
    last commitrelease
    by Hauke Kraemer and Norbert Marwan
    simple MATLAB functions for calculating recurrence plots and recurrence quantification

  4. Border effect corrections for RQA
    last commit
    by Hauke Kraemer
    MATLAB code to calculate RPs and perform RQA with various border corrections schemes (according to H. Kraemer and N. Marwan, Phys. Lett. A, 2019)

  5. Tool box of recurrence plot and recurrence quantification analysis
    last update 2018
    by Hui Yang
    a MATLAB toolbox for recurrence plot and recurrence quantification analysis

  6. RSA
    last update 2017
    by Peter beim Graben
    MATLAB code to perform recurrence grammar and recurrence structure analysis (RSA)
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A comparison between some of the older software can be found in:

Recurrence Plots Online

Try out online, what recurrence plots are:
Recurrence Plots Online

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