Topics in R

February 21, 2017

9:00am - 5:00pm

DBH 4011

Instructors: Lingge Li, Dustin Pluta

TAs: Daisy Wang


This workshop covers a selection of tools and packages developed by the RStudio team. The packages discussed include:

  • ggplot2 for plotting and data vizualization
  • dplyr for easy data manipulation
  • Shiny to create interactive data analysis apps
  • RMarkdown to compose data analysis reports and presentations that can include executable code

Prerequisites: Introduction to R, or equivalent experience using R.

Contact: Please mail or for more information.

Tentative Schedule

8:30-9:00 Sign-in
9:00-10:20 ggplot2
10:20-10:30 break
10:30-12:30 Shiny
12:30-1:00 Lunch
1:00-2:30 dplyr
2:30-2:45 Break
2:45-4:00 RMarkdown

Pre-Workshop Instructions

We’ll expect you to have the following packages installed: ggplot2, shiny, dplyr.

Using RStudio is required, and it is recommended that you update to the latest version.

Github Repo