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Introduction to the R Statistical Computing Environment

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When 2010-06-07 10:00 AM to
2010-06-18 12:00 PM
Where IT Center Computer Training Lab (G102) Rush Rhees Library
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Introduction to using and extending the R Statistical Computing Environment By Gregory R. Warnes, Ph.D. Director, Center for Research Computing Assoc. Professor, Biostatistics and Computational Biology

What:

Introduction to using and extending the R Statistical Computing Environment

Who:

Anyone interested in learning to use and extend R

When:

10am - 12pm: June 7 - June 11, and June 14 - June 18

Where:

IT Center Computer Training Lab (G102) Rush Rhees Library

Course Structure:

Alternating Lecture & Lab Sessions

Academic Credit:

None

Course Notes:

"R Fundamentals and Programming Techniques", by Thomas Lumley Download it from http://faculty.washington.edu/tlumley/Rcourse/R-fundamentals.pdf

Exercises:

Data handling exercises: http://faculty.washington.edu/tlumley/Rcourse/someexamples.pdf Programming exercises: http://faculty.washington.edu/tlumley/Rcourse/progexamples.pdf

Additional Resources:

"An Introduction to R": http://cran.us.r-project.org/doc/manuals/R-intro.pdf "Writing R Extensions": http://cran.us.r-project.org/doc/manuals/R-exts.pdf "R Data Import/Export": http://cran.us.r-project.org/doc/manuals/R-data.pdf

Software:

Download and install R from http://cran.us.r-project.org

Registration:

RSVP to gregory.warnes@rochester.edu Provide your Name, Department, NetID, and email address.


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