R Primer

Prof. Marco Steenbergen and Christian Müller will teach an R primer on Thursday, February 12th, 10–12 and 14–17 at AND-3-02/06.

The primer is geared towards Master's students taking Advanced Methods II but everyone interested can attend. The following topics will be covered:

  • Using libraries
  • Reading/writing and managing data
  • Graphics with ggplot
  • Programming techniques

If you plan to attend, please prepare by watching the three screencasts on www.polmeth.ch. Familiarity with everything covered in the screencasts will be assumed.

The material for the session will appear on www.polmeth.ch in due course.