ITC-irst/MPA, Trento, Italy

Data Analysis with **R statistical data analysis language** provides:

- Basic Statistics
- Exploratory Data Analysis
- Linear Models
- Multivariate Analysis
- Time Series Analysis
- Generalized Linear Models
- ... and much more!

Part II:

- Distribution Tests
- Working with elevation data (DEM)
- Interpolation methods/Spatial statistics
- Constant and Linear interpolation (approxfun) [base package]
- Trend surface fitting = polynomial regression surface by least squares (surf.ls, trmat) [spatial package]
- Local polynomial regression fitting with error prediction (loess, predict.loess) [modreg package]
- Trend surface fitting by generalized least squares (surf.gls, trmat) [spatial]
- Kriging with automated variogram model estimation

Part III:

- Neteler, M., H. Mitasova (2004): Open Source GIS: A GRASS GIS Approach. 2nd edition. Kluwer Academic Publishers/Springer, Boston. 424 pp.
- Bivand, R. S. and Gebhardt, A. (2000): Implementing functions for spatial statistical analysis using the R language. Journal of Geographical Systems 2 (3), pp. 307-317 (online article, probably restricted access)
- Bivand, R. S., Neteler, M. (2000): Open Source geocomputation: using the R data analysis language integrated with GRASS GIS and PostgreSQL data base systems. Proceedings 5th conference on GeoComputation, 23-25 August 2000, University of Greenwich, U.K.
- Bivand, R. S. 2000. Using the R statistical data analysis language on GRASS 5.0 GIS database files. Computers & Geosciences, 26, pp. 1043-1052.
- Bivand, R. S., 1999. Integrating GRASS 5.0 and R: GIS and modern statistics for data analysis. In: Proceedings 7th Scandinavian Research Conference on Geographical Information Science, Aalborg, Denmark, pp. 111-127.
- Bivand, R. S., Gebhardt, A. (1998): Implementing functions for spatial statistical analysis using the R language. 38 Congress of the European Regional Science Association, Vienna, 28 August - 1 September 1998.

- Statistics with R by Vincent Zoonekynd
- R Labs for Vegetation Ecologists
- R tutorials (in PDF format)
- Other R documents and tutorial
- The R-mailing lists with archives

- Modern
Applied Statistics with S-PLUS. Fourth Edition by W.N. Venables
and B.D. Ripley, Springer. ISBN 0-387-95457-0, 2002

See their special "R-complement". - Interactive spatial data analysis, by Tr. Bailey and A. Gatrell 1995, Longman, 413pp. (highly recommended)

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