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R graphics

October 30, 2009
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R graphics

I just finished reading Paul Murrel's book, "R graphics". There are two graphical systems in R: the old ("classical" -- in the "graphics" package) one, and the new ("trellis", "lattice", "grid" -- in the "lattice" and "grid" packages) one. The first...

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useR! 2006

October 30, 2009
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Last week, I attended the 2006 UseR! conference: here is a (long) summary of some of the talks that took place in Vienna -- since there were up to six simultaneous talks, I could not attend all of them... In this note: 0. General remarks 1. Tutorial:...

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Statistics with R

October 30, 2009
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I have just uploaded the new version of my "Statistics with R": http://zoonek2.free.fr/UNIX/48_R/all.htmlThe previous version was one year and a half old, so in spite of the fact I have not had much time to devote to it in the past two years, it might...

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The grammar of graphics (L. Wilkinson)

October 30, 2009
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The grammar of graphics (L. Wilkinson)

Though this book is supposed to be a description of the graphics infrastructure a statistical system could provide, you can and should also see it as a (huge, colourful) book of statistical plot examples. The author suggests to describe a statistical...

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Use R 2009 Conference

October 30, 2009
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Use R 2009 Conference

I did not attend the conference this year, but just read through the presentations. There is some overlap with other R-related conferences, such as R in Finance or the Rmetrics workshop. http://www.agrocampus-ouest.fr/math/useR-2009/ http://www.rinfin...

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