Graphics in R (Hands-on)

R provides extensive and powerful graphics options that allow for the production of publication-ready, high quality diagrams, and plots. This tutorial introduces R graphics libraries and functions.

After completing this tutorial you will:
  • understand what to expect from R’s graphics capabilities.
  • be able to create, modify, and customize graphs and plots used in    statistical analysis.
  • find appropriate libraries, download, and use them for your visualization needs.

Prerequisite: If you are new to the R environment we strongly recommend that you also register for the “Introduction to R” tutorial.

If you try to sign up for this tutorial and find that it is full, please send email to and we will do our best to accomodate you.

Ekaterina Oleinik, Shared Infrastructure - Scientific Programming & Applications
Wednesday, February 20, 2013 from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Charles River Campus - MCS Information Services & Technology room B27 (111 Cummington Mall)