Past Meetup

November OxfordRUG meeting

This Meetup is past

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St Peter's College

New Inn Hall Street · Oxford OX1 2DL

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The meeting will be held in the Dorfman Centre of St Peter's College

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6.00 pm: Constantin Ahlmann-Eltze -- ggplot2: a whistlestop tour from basics to extensions

7:00 pm: Drinks, snacks and discussion


This talk will give an overview of ggplot2 -- arguably the most popular R framework for plotting.

Starting from the basic steps of how to get started with ggplot2, the talk will introduce the grammar of graphics -- the philosophy that powers ggplot's design -- and finally, Constantin will discuss how you can expand the ggplot ecosystem by writing your own extension, using the example of his ggsignif (

This is the second event in a series of sessions on the tidyverse ( run by the OxfordRUG.