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  • Data Analysis Workshops Fall 2020

    SUMMARY: Check calendar for Free "R" and "Python" workshops (Steenbock Library.) "Introduction to R with RStudio," "Data Wrangling in R" (SSCC - Social Science Computing Cooperative.) "Automating Tasks with the Unix Shell," "Data Management with SQL," "Introduction to Docker" (Software Carpentry through UW-Madison Data Science (fees apply).)

  • Tabular data analysis with R and Tidyverse

    Does data analysis feel like the impossible job of "catching the moon?" Fortunately R and RStudio are great tools to analyze data and illustrate conclusions, while at the same time keeping records and create "live" documents that can be updated with "just one click." The material is written in a way that is conducive to "learn by doing" following demonstrations and examples. All code and all necessary materials and files are available and therefore it is possible to learn and acquire proficiency on one's own with this course content.

  • bioinformatics tutorials

      June 26, 2020. I have added a new entry under the “Tutorials” menu for “bioinformatics” to provide a place for tutorials that are more than just about one subject. “bioinformatics is the science of …

  • More Covid-19 Coloring Books

    My little Covid-19 coloring book last month was very well received and was even reported in the CALS eNewsletter on April 17. Other people had similarly been inspired so here is a list of “More Covid-19 …

  • FREE Comics – World of Viruses

    World of Viruses “World of Viruses comics” from the University of Nebraska are available free on-line as PDF or for reading online. A nice way to educate oneself and younger ones while seemingly having fun! …

  • Covid-19 Coloring Book and PyMOL scripts book

    Update 1: reported in the CALS eNewsletter on April 17 [Archived May 2, 2020] Update 2: I compiled a table with more Covid-19 coloring books from other inspired sources. Friday, April 10, 2020 (“Good Friday”) …

  • R courses and tutorials. Classic, Tidyverse, Data Wrangling, ggplot2

    This is a list of R material that I found online that I think can be useful as reference or as working material to learn R / RStudio / Mardkown. I’ll try to separate the …

  • PyMOL 2.x License and updates

    PyMOL license needs update Attention PyMOL users. The UW license is set to expire on January 15th, 2020. The license is required for running PyMOL starting with version 2.o and works for now on all …

  • R/Python/Reproducible Research Workshops on Campus – Winter 2020

    Winter 2020 Programming Workshops on Campus In the past years I have offered python 3, R, and RStudio workshops within the Biochem Department (see links below.) R is both a language and a software environment for …

  • R Workshops on Campus – Fall 2019

    R Workshops on Campus R is both a language and a softwware environment for statistical computing and graphics. R can be used through the amazing RStudio interface for even more performance, ease and Reproducible Research. …

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