[R] PhD student reading list, suggestions wanted

Ko-Kang Kevin Wang k.wang at auckland.ac.nz
Mon Feb 9 05:54:59 CET 2004


> -----Original Message-----
> But above all, I would like her to use R whenever it's appropriate.
> We have MASS and Dalgaard's introductory book in the library here, I'm
> aware of "S Poetry", but what do you think would be the best start for
> someone learning R in order to use it for doing data mining?

Not specifically for R, but a must-have for anyone going into data mining
area is "The Elements of Statistical Learning: Data Mining, Inference, and
Prediction", by Hastie et. al.


Ko-Kang Kevin Wang, MSc(Hon)
SLC Stats Workshops Co-ordinator
The University of Auckland
New Zealand

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