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Recent Posts

Clustering Analysis of Dot Probe Data

Tags: r, clustering, kmeans, beginner
This post walks through an exploratory k-means clustering analysis as applied to numerical data from a dot probe task. Steps to preprocess and analyze the data are discussed and the results are presented through visualizations, as well as a discussion of the results.

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R Best Practices

Tags: r, r-tips, data science club, beginner
When learning to write code for research projects, it can be overwhelming to figure out how to set-up a project and the novice programmer may not yet have the experience necessary to forsee potential pitfalls of a given, seemingly inconsequential decision. This post provides a discussion of best practices for developing code-based projects and for writing `R` code in a research setting with an eye toward proactively avoiding common pitfalls.

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