Super Advanced R course

Event Start Date 19 Jun 2017
Event End Date 20 Jun 2017
Speaker Martin Morgan, Herve Pages
Location Zurich, Switzerland


The inner workings for R for those advanced enough to want to know about it ...


Anyone with an extensive R knowledge, from computational biology but not only (this course is not  bio centric).



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Martin Morgan, Herve Pages

Schedule - official page here

Part 1: Inside the mind of R (Day 1)

  • R as we know it -- why it behaves the way it does
  • Inner R: understanding the C API and implementation

Part 2: Nouns and verbs (Day 1 and 2)

  • R data and programs: vectors, classes, functions and methods
  • Essential Bioconductor classes: implementation and extension

Part 3: Doing it better (Day 2)

  • Directions in R and software development