Detailed information about the course

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Title

Advanced Programming With R

Dates

16 - 19 November 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

ONLINE !

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 November 2020

Where?
online (Zoom link will be provided)

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:

Since the course will be held online, no reimbursement of travel expenses can be claimed

Registration

Deadline for registration : 31 October 2020

To register, please use your myCUSO account!

Places

20

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