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Creating Special-purpose Plots: R Playbook

by Chase DeHan

R has amazing visualization capabilities in numerous libraries. In this course, you will learn how to create visualizations with maps, correlograms, and 3D scatter plots in the Leaflet, Corrgram, Lattice, and Scatter3d libraries.

What you'll learn

There are many options for creating visualizations in R. In this course, Creating Special-purpose Plots: R Playbook, you will gain the ability to create a multitude of different plots you wouldn't typically be exposed to. First, you will learn how to create maps with the Leaflet library. Next, you will discover how to make correlograms with the Corrgram library. Finally, you will explore how to make 3D scatterplots in two different libraries: Lattice and Scatter3d . When you're finished with this course, you will have the skills and knowledge of niche visualizations needed to excel at creating visualizations for any application.

About the author

Chase is currently Lead Data Scientist at Tesorio and formerly was an Assistant Professor of Finance and Economics at the University of South Carolina Upstate. He holds a BS, MS, and PhD, all in Economics, from the University of Utah. Prior to graduate school, Chase served two combat tours to Iraq with the US Marine Corps and competed in the 2010 Winter Olympic Trials in Bobsled. Chase is passionate about building automated machine learning systems and is a regular speaker at academic and pra... more

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