I am trying to reproduce the results of a colleague and I am having difficulty understanding how to find a PDF of a data set. The calculations were preformed on a chemical system and the energy for a 1000 random orientation of the molecule was calculated. Am I right in thinking that if I plot the CDF of the data set and fit the plotted CDF to a function, f(x), that df(x)/dx = PDF of the data set?(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

Thank you in advance for the help.

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# Finding an approximate CDF/PDF from a large data set

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