## Recently Published

##### vegan PCA: Principal Components Analysis with vegans rda function

PCA with vegan's rda function

##### for() loops in R

Basic for loop examples, and debugging them using functions. Also an example of using them to run multiple regressions.

##### Duq Biostats Week 6 | Regression Tutorial 5: Functions

An introduction to writing function

##### Duq Biostats Week 6 | Regression Tutorial 3: Data exploration with ggplot

Explore milk evolution data with ggplot

##### Duq Biostats Week 6 | Regression Tutorial 2: PCA

Exploring structure of milk evolution data with Principal Components Analysis

##### Duq Biostats Week 6 | Regression Tutorial 1: Data Cleaning

Load milk evolution data and clean.

##### Duq Lecture 6: Data cleaning (optional)

Data prep. for milk evolution dataset

##### Making 2-panel plots in base R and ggplot

Take regression data from Motulsky and make a 2 panel plot in base R (plot) and ggplot (qplot)

##### Regression Data cleaning: Skibiel et al 2013 milk data

Data set up for Skibiel et al 2013. Journal of Animal Ecology. The evolution of the nutrient composition of mammalian milks

##### Superscripts in R & Rmarkdown

Superscript in plots in R and RMarkdown text

##### Duq HW1: Plotting & t-testing data from Cell retraction saga

Plotting data from a paper recent retracted from Cell.

##### Duq Homework 2: Time2Knit: plotting, t-test, and Rmarkdown

We'll take the infamous rat bladder data and plot it as in Motulsky's book

##### Improving plots: moving axes labels with mtext()

Adjust where axes labels go using the mtext() function.

##### Making t-test effect size plot

Make a polished effect size plot using output from t.test()

##### Class 2: Intro to R objects and lists

A very basic look at R objects, lists, and how to use them when plotting results of statistical tests.

##### Duq Lecture 1: Into to Course

Duq Lecture 1: Into to Course

##### Test 2 Take Home: worked example

Worked examples and notes for test 2 take home on t-tests and 1-way ANOVA

##### Independent Project: paired t-test example

Lion data set used as inspiration for a paired t-test example

##### plot.means(): plot means and 95%CIs

Simple function that plots means as individual points (not bars) & approx. 95% confidence intervals using user-supplied means & standard errors. (It can also take pre-calculated CIs). It provides some feed back via the console & on the plot itself regarding errors and how to make the plot more polished.

##### plotTukeysHSD(): Plot effect sizes from TukeyHSD object

Takes the output from R's TukeyHSD function for post-hoc comparisons & makes a prettier plot of the output than the default.

##### binom.CI(): function to calculate confidence intervals for binomial data

Implements Wilson's confidence interval for binomial proportions, such as number of deaths out of number of organisms in a toxicology experiment.

##### ENS 495 Test 3: Regression KEY

Key for test

##### Lecture 27b: Logistic regression example

Example of how to think about and analyze data that is binary or binomial.

##### Lecture 27a: Regression walkthrough with lion data

Full example analysis of lion data, fitting model, inferance, and diagnostics.

##### Lecture 29b: (Very) brief into to 2-way ANOVA

A very brief introduction to 2-way ANOVA using the lion data.

##### Lecture 29: Reporting results of 1-way ANOVA for your independent project

Lion data is re-formatted for use as a 1-way ANOVA to illustrate how to report results for you independent project.

##### Lecture 28: Multiple regression w/Lion data

Fitting separate lions for each population of lions

##### Final Lab: Regression diagnostics, outliers transformation & x^2 terms

The goal of this lab is to:
* Review assumptions of ANOVA/t-tests/regression * Review diagnostics plots for normality and constant variance * Introduce diagnostics plots for outliers
* Investigate the role of transformation on diagnostic plots * Introduce how to model curved (non-linear) data with x^2 terms

##### Independent Project: Diagnostics for 2-sample t-test

Shows how to do diagnostics for a 2-sample t-test. Uses reformated lion data as an example.

##### Independent Project: Sample Paper Using Lion Data

An example of how to format analyses & plots for a scientific paper, using data on the relationship between the amount of pigment on lion snouts & their age from Whitman et al (2004). These data are featured in Ch 17 of Whitlock & Shulter’s Analysis of Bio Data, 2nd ed. The original data was presented in Whitman et al. Sustainable trophy hunting of African lions. Nature.

##### Plotting stuff over time: spagetti plots with interaction.plot()

This is a good function when the x axis is time and you are plotting a seperate line for each thing that is changing over time (the mean of a group, observations for individuals)

##### Lions as 2-sample t-test

Setting up lion data as a 2-sample t-test, then getting the residuals and doing diagnostics.

##### Final Lecture: Two-way ANOVA example with lions

Very brief introduction to 2-way ANOVA (aka factorial ANOVA). The lion data is set up to do this.

##### Final Lecture: 1-way ANOVA with Lions Data

How to write up results for you independet project if you are doing a 1-way ANOVA.
The lion data gets converted to be used w/ a 1-way ANOVA followed by Tukey's HSD.

##### Lab 12: Regression diagnostics and misc. topics

Regression diagnostics and other topics. R2 section was not covered.

##### Independent Project: Sample

Example of format for a scientific paper, using data from Whitman, K, AM Starfield, HS Quadling and C Packer. 2004. Sustainable trophy hunting of African lions. Nature.

##### Intro to ANOVA

Introduction to 1-way ANOVA using data on the effects of nutrition on deer antler growth

##### Analysis of binary data: logistic regression

Uses data from Table 17.9-1 of Whitlock & Shulter

##### Regression Tutorial

A walkthrough of a regression analysis

##### Regression Example

Basic regression example with Whitlock & Shulter's lion data from chapter 17

##### Simple function to plot means w/95% CIs

The is a simple function that plots means as individual points (not bars) & approximate 95% confidence intervals using user-supplied means & standard errors. It provides some feed back via the console & on the plot itself regarding errors and how to make the plot more polished.

##### Why does tapply() not work?

tapply() doesn't have a "data = ..." argument and so needs to be told explicitly where to find your data.

##### Lab 9: ANOVA deer antler data

Code needed to generate the different antler datasets for analysis w/ANOVA (mass, basal circumference, main beam, etc)

##### plotTukeysHSD(): plot effect sizes from TukeyHSD object

Takes the output from R's TukeyHSD function for post-hoc comparisons & makes a prettier plot of the output than the default.

##### Paired t-test example: Chapter 12 Question 20

Whitlock and Shulter paired t-test example

##### T-test example: Chapter 12 Question 18

2nd Ed Chapter 12 Question 18
Whitlock & Shulter Analysis of Biological Data

##### Data transformation

Brief introduction to data transformations (log and square root)

##### Paired t-tests: two equivalent ways

A brief walk through of two equivalent ways to conduct a paired t-test, depending on how the data are organized.

##### Designating Categorical Variables

Using the factor() command to designate a column as a categorical / grouping variable

##### Lab 6 in-class exercise

Practice loading data and plotting means

##### Impact of Sample Size on Precision

Illustrates impact of sample size on precision using data from Barro Colorado Island

##### Lab 5: Intro to t-tests

Intro to t-tests and review of plotting grouped data. Uses Ex 12.4 in Whitlock and Shulter's Analysis of Biological Data, 2nd Ed.

##### Setting plotting limits & Comparing distributions

Data from Whitlock & Schulter Chapter 3 question 28

##### Working with grouped data

Split up grouped data using subset() and tapply()

##### function plot2means

Basic function to plot 2 means w/ their 95% Confidence Intervals.

##### Boral notes

Notes on using the Bayesian ordination and modeling package boral, with particular reference to plotting

##### Rarefaction notes: iNEXT vs. vegan

General notes on rarefaction for confused pop. ecologists, and comparison of Chao's iNEXT package to vegan.

##### Plotting means & error bars in R: worked example

Plotting using the Hmisc::errbar() function when the means are already calculated.

##### test

test

##### Lab 3a: Math for stats in R

Practice calculating the var, SD, and SE by hand.

##### Load R code by hand

Source code for Frank E Harrell Jr Hmsic:errbar function.

##### ENS 495 Lecture 6: Study Design

Based on Chapter 14 of Whitlock & Shulter

##### Lab 2b: Displaying Data - plotting means

Plotting means with error bars

##### Lab 2a: Displaying Data - boxplot() & hist()

The Iris data
Loading data: iris
-data(iris)
Loading packages in base R: MASS
-library(MASS)
Loading packages from CRAN: doBy
Boxplots w/ iris data
-anatomy of an R function
-xlab, ylab
-cex
-lw
Histograms w/Iris data
-hist
Scatterplots w/iris data

##### Lecture 4 ENS 495 Displaying & Describing Data

Displaying & Describing Data. Based on Chapters 2 & 3 in Whitlock & Shulter The Analysis of Biological Data

##### CalU.PA ENS 495: Lab 1- Intro to R

A first run through of R using data on bald eagles

##### Lecture 3 ENS 494

Lecture 3 ENS 494

##### Loading data into R

Draft/outline of introduction to loading nasty data into R

##### Paired T-test Walk Through

A rough draft of a walk through of a paired t-test

##### Basic R tools

A walk thru of basic data manipulation, graphing and t-tests with a small data set.

##### marked R package for mark recapture analysis

In this script I annotate the code for mark-recapture analysis in the R package marked provide in the paper
Laake, Johnson and Conn 2013. marked: an R package for maximumlikelihood and Markov ChainMonte Carlo analysis of capture–recapture data. Methods in Ecology and Evolution 4:885–890
and join it with other code produced by the authors in previous publications.