R -- Introduction & Programming

J.C. Wang (jung-chao.wang@wmich.edu)
Office: 5503 Everett


Files related to the colloquium Introduction to R Graphics can be found in the Examples link.

An article published in the New York Times on January 6, 2009, titled "Data Analysts Are Mesmerized by the Power of Program R," has captured attention of statisticians, data analysts, engineers, biologists, financial community, geologists, ..., the list goes on and on.
The article can also be found in this link: Data Analysts Captivated by R's Power. Read all about it.
Also check out this blog entry (linked from the New York Times too):
R You Ready for R? - Bits Blog.

This page provides materials that introduce R programming environment. It covers basic language usages, selected descriptive statistics and statistics inference, statistical modeling, graphics, and basic programming in R. Useful R links are also provided.