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16-19 November 2020

Lang EN Workshop language is English
Responsable de l'activité

Frédéric Schütz


Dre Marta Bellone, UNIFR
Mme Debora Zoia, UNIL
Mme Corinne Dentan, UNIL


Dr Frédéric Schütz, UNIL & SIB


The course is organized in collaboration with the CUSO Molecular Plants Sciences and CUSO Ecology & Evolution Doctoral Programs.

20 places in total (10 StarOmics, 7 E&E, 3 Plants)


From 9h to 16h30-17h

(To be confirmed)

- Reproductible research with R: knitR
- Reminder about R data structures: vectors, matrices, data frames, factors, lists
- Object-oriented programming in R: S3 and S4 models
- Efficient programming in R: profiling, vectorization
- Data and character manipulation in R using base R and the tidyverse
- Best practices in R
- Graphics in R using base R and ggplot2
- Creating R packages
- (if time allows) Introduction to the creation if interactive applications with Shiny





Reimbursements for CUSO StarOmics students

Train ticket, 2°class, half-fare from your institution to the place of the activity.
NO reimbursement for your meal expenses

Regarding reimbursement of accomodation, please contact the coordinator of the doctoral program BEFORE the beginning of the course. NO reimbursement of accomodation without the agreement in advance of the course of the coordinator of the doctoral program.

Reimbursement form attached with original tickets has to be sent to the StarOmics coordinator Corinne Dentan at University of Lausanne, Centre Intégratif de Génomique, Le Génopode, 1015 Lausanne.

Other CUSO Students: please contact your coordinator.



Deadline for registration 31.10.2020
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