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SUMMARY:LISA Statistics Short Course: Introduction to R, Part II
DESCRIPTION:
LISA SHORT COURSES IN STATISTICS\n
LISA (Virginia
Tech's Laboratory for Interdisciplinary Statistical
Analysis) is providing a series of
evening short courses to help graduate students
use statistics in their research. The focus
of these two-hour courses is on teaching practical
statistical techniques for analyzing
or collecting data. See www.lisa.stat.vt.edu/?q=short_courses
for instructions on how to
REGISTER and to learn more.\n
\n
Spring 2013 Schedule:\n
January
29: Designing Experiments and
Collecting Useful Data*;\n
February 5: A Tutorial
in T-Tests and ANOVA in JMP*;\n
February
12: Regression Analysis Using JMP*;\n
February
18: Introduction to R, Part I;\n
February 19:
Introduction to R, Part I;\n
February 25: Introduction
to R, Part II;\n
February 26: Introduction
to R, Part III;\n
March 5: How to make
plots to tell the story of your data;\n
March
18: Data Mining Basics;\n
March 19: Data Mining
Basics;\n
March 26: Classification and Regression
Trees (CART);\n
*These courses will be
held in the GLC Room G, all other courses are
in 3060 Torgersen Hall.\n
\n
Monday, February
25;\n
Title: Introduction to R, Part II;\n
Instructor:
Ning Wang\n
Course Information:\n
R is
a free computing and graphical software/environment
for statistical analysis. Part II of
this short course consists of 2 sections:\n
\n
-Section 3 introduces statistical analysis in
R, including t-tests, ANOVA, linear regression,
nonparametric tests, and logistic regression.\n
-Section
4 contains advanced R programming
concepts such as writing functions, data
simulation, and the statistical bootstrap.\n
\n
Note:
experience using R or attending Part I
of this series is suggested but not required
for Part II.\n
\n
R can be downloaded here: http://www.r-project.org/\n
RStudio
can be downloaded
here: http://rstudio.org/download/desktop\n
\n
Follow
us on Facebook (www.facebook.com/Statistical.collaboration)
or Twitter (www.twitter.com/LISA_VT)
to be the first to know about
LISA events!\n\n
Price: Free\n
Contact: Tonya Pruitt\n
Phone: 540-231-8354\n
E-Mail:: lisa@vt.edu\n
for more info visit the web at:\n
http://www.lisa.stat.vt.edu/?q=short_courses\n
LOCATION:3060 Torgersen Hall
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