Making R Code Efficient

Feb. 7, 2020, 9 a.m. - Feb. 7, 2020, noon

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DataLab: Data Science and Informatics

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DataLab: Data Science and Informatics classroom (Shields Library room 360). Directions:

In this hands on, informal workshop with Professor Duncan Temple Lang we’ll discuss case studies in making R code faster and more memory efficient. Learners will gain an overview of the challenges and strategies for improving their code including topics such as:

* profiling your code
* vectorizing functions
* counting calls
* choosing the appropriate data structures
* meta-programming

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