Matthias' Post

Spatiotemporal tidy arrays for R


today I’d like to draw your attention to an upcoming, interesting R package for handling spatial data.

Following the successful release of the sf package, which simplifies and optimizes many aspects of handling spatial (vector) data in R by implementing simple features as native R data (alongside with many R convenience

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Simple features for R

Hey folks,

sf is an rather new R package for handling and analyzing spatial data in R. While various R packages are available that provide classes and methods for spatial data (e.g. sp, rgdal and rgeos), sf, which is developed by Edzer Pebesma and others, is intended to gradually replace

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Reading data from eHYD using R

Dear all,

during the process of streamlining my posts on extreme value analysis, I have tried to rework the import of the data sets used for my elaborations. Usually, one would definitely use custom functions to perform tasks like this data import, and I figured that this is also useful in

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PyDays Vienna 2017

Hey there,

I am pleased to share the following announcement on behalf of the PyDays Vienna team with you:

Dear Pythonistas,

we are happy to announce the very first edition of PyDays Vienna!

5-6 May 2017 · FH Technikum Wien · talks/workshops/sprints · social events · free entry!

PyDays Vienna is:

  • a regional Python event organized by

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