IS&T SCV Tutorial - Programming in R

2:00 pm on Tuesday, June 11, 2013
4:00 pm on Tuesday, June 11, 2013
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: o if-else and switch statements o types of loops (for, while, repeat) and loop control statements (next, break) o user functions and argument definitions o local and global variables o apply function family o sourcing, timing, compilation and debugging o code profiling and optimization Prerequisite: We strongly recommend that you also register for the “Introduction to R” tutorial if you are new to the R environment. This tutorial is offered twice. You can attend either of the sessions. 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 accommodate you.