R package and coding demonstration in DIT Kevin St. (Room KE B009 , basement of the main building)
R packages sp, maptools, rgdal, rgeos, and raster provide efficient methods for handling and analysis of spatial data. This is illustrated using examples from weather and agriculture.
The talk shall be presented by Joseph Wheatley (Biospherica.net).
Informal drinks will take place after the talk - in Against the Grain from about 8:45 pm.