Spatial Analysis Tools - R
These materials have been prepared as part of the R25 Advanced Spatial Analysis Training Grant
(PI: Stephen A. Matthews, Penn State) funded by the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of
Child Health and Human Development (NICHD). Award Number: 5R25 HD057002-02.
If you have suggestions to include on this site please send them to Stephen Matthews.
SoftwareR can be found at http://cran.r-project.org/ and the http://www.r-project.org/.
The R Journal can be found at http://journal.r-project.org/.
Includes entries on spatial data
Includes useful links to ‘breaking news.’
(This link work for those with appropriate institutional log-in)
(homepage for the ASDAR book)
Roger S. Bivand (2003) Approaches to Classes for Spatial Data in R (Proceedings of the 3rd International Workshop on Distributed Statistical Computing, Vienna, 2003)
Virgilio Gómez-Rubio (2003) RArcInfo: Using GIS data with R (Proceedings of the 3rd International Workshop on Distributed Statistical Computing, Vienna, 2003).
Roger S. Bivand (2002) "Spatial econometrics functions in R: Classes and methods", Journal of -Geographical Systems, 4 (2002) 405--421.
Roger S. Bivand and A. Gebhardt, 2000. Implementing functions for spatial statistical analysis using the R language,Journal of Geographical Systems, 2 (3) 307-317.
On-line Courses and Tutorials in R
2007: Short Course in Analyzing Spatial Data in R offered at Imperial College London by Prof. Roger Bivand, (Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration and Dr. Virgilio Gómez-Rubio, Imperial College London. This website includes links to presentations and other materials.