Category Archives: Research

R Packages, easy as a delicious dessert

I have long wanted to write R packages.  But for some reason, I thought that I wasn’t capable of such a feat.  “R package authors are super stars, I’m just me,” I would think in a mix of despair and … Continue reading

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Simulating the Spread of Disease in a Population of Chimpanzees

There’s a terrible disease that could threaten an entire colony of chimpanzees.  The disease is highly contagious and very deadly.  Fortunately, a new vaccine is available.  But the vaccine is expensive, and it is difficult to administer to the chimpanzees. … Continue reading

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