An Introduction to R – Aaron Robotham

Title: An Introduction to R, AKA: The Basics [Lecture 0/3]


Speaker: Aaron Robotham, ICRAR (aaron.robotham AT


Date: 3pm (AEST) Friday 23th August 2013


Abstract: R is a very powerful statistical programming language. This lecture will be the first in a series of four, the latter going on to explore “Bayes Theory”, “Computational Bayes”, and “Applied Bayesian Astronomy”. This first lecture will not only be very useful in its own right, but set the groundwork for those upcoming.


Additional Material: The talk slides are available for download here.


Link to Lecture: You can find the lecture on YouTube here, or on Google+ here.