Best practices for programming with ggplot2

The ggplot2 package is widely acknowledged as a powerful, dynamic, and easy-to-learn graphics framework when used in an interactive environment.

Best practices for programming with ggplot2

January 31, 2020

The ggplot2 package is widely acknowledged as a powerful, dynamic, and easy-to-learn graphics framework when used in an interactive environment.

About the speaker

Dewey Dunnington

Dewey Dunnington is an environmental researcher, programmer, and educator based in Halifax, Nova Scotia. Dewey’s environmental research investigates the mechanisms that control toxic metals in lakes, while his programming has led him to develop mobile applications, web apps, and R packages, most recently as the ggplot2 summer intern with RStudio. He has developed and taught many courses on R programming, Python programming, and GIS, and is a RStudio-certified tidyverse instructor. He is currently pursuing his Ph.D. in the Centre for Water Resources Studies at Dalhousie University.