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Title

Advanced Programming With R - rescheduled to a later date

Dates

Later in 2020

Organizer(s)

Marta Bellone, CUSO coordinator EE

Corinne Dentan, CUSO coordinator StarOmics

Debora Zoia, CUSO coordinator MPS

 

Speakers

Dr Frédéric Schütz, UNIL & SIB (CH)

 

Description

Course content (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

 

Location

University of Lausanne

Credits

2.0

Evaluation

Full attendance and active participation.

 

Make sure to sign the attendance list each and every day!

 

Information

!Important!

 

Since it is an advanced course, participation is conditional to an assessment of prior R knowledge.

 

When?

16 to 19 March, 2020

 

Where?

University of Lausanne, room to be confirmed

 

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

 

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

 

 

 

Questions?

 

Marta Bellone

@: ecologie-evolution@cuso.ch

Phone: +41 (0)26 300 88 91

 

Expenses

Reimbursement:

 

PhD students of the DPEE are eligible for reimbursement of incurred travel expenses by train (half-fare card, and 2nd class). Please send the original tickets along with the reimbursement form to:

 

Marta Bellone 

Doctoral Program in Ecology and Evolution 

Department of Biology

University of Fribourg 

Chemin du Musée 10

CH-1700 Fribourg

 

NO reimbursement of your meal expenses

 

Regarding reimbursement of accommodation, please contact the coordinator of the doctoral program (ecologie-evolution(at)cuso.ch) BEFORE the beginning of the course. NO reimbursement of accommodation without the coordinator of the doctoral program agreement prior of the course.

 

Registration

Deadline for registration : 02 March 2020

 

To register, please use your myCUSO account!

 

Places

20

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