IS&T SCV Tutorial - Programming in R

3:30 pm on Thursday, February 6, 2014
6:00 pm on Thursday, February 6, 2014
This tutorial is the third in a series of R tutorials. It introduces basic R programming, debugging and optimization techniques and develops practices of proper and efficient R coding. It covers the following topics: * if-else and switch statements * types of loops (for, while, repeat) and loop control statements (next, break) * user functions and argument definitions * local and global variables * apply function family * sourcing, timing, compilation and debugging * code profiling and optimization