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Introduction to R
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Registration will be open from 10:00AM on Monday, September 17th to 4:30PM on Friday, September 21st. Participants will be selected at random after registration has closed, at which time you will be notified of your enrollment status.

Register: https://registration.rockefeller.edu/Introduction_to_Programming_with_R_Fall_2018

Dates: [ one class in four parts ]

Part 1: Thursday, October 11th 2018, 12:30pm - 2:30pm
Part 2: Friday, October 12th 2018, 12:30pm - 2:30pm
Part 3: Thursday, October 18th 2018, 12:30pm - 2:30pm
Part 4: Friday, October 19th 2018, 12:30pm - 2:30pm

R is a freely available statistical computing package. This hands-on workshop will cover the basics of R, plotting and performing bioinformatics analysis with R.

Prerequisites:

  • Students are expected to have some basic knowledge of statistics, including concepts like random variables and probability distributions, means and standard deviations, sampling, and be familiar with popular exploratory data analysis plots, like histograms, bar plots and scatter plots.
  • Participants are asked to bring a laptop* with the following software installed:

There is a $100 fee for this workshop. The fee is waived for students.

Organizers: Han Yuan (MSK)

Prerequisites: Students are expected to have some basic knowledge of statistics, including concepts like random variables and probability distributions, means and standard deviations, sampling, and be familiar with popular exploratory data analysis plots, like histograms, bar plots and scatter plots.