# Linear Model Workshop

### Biodiversity Committee, Chinese Academy of Sciences (BC-CAS)

### Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Sciences (IB-CAS)

### and Chinese Forest Biodiversity Monitoring Network

### Venue: Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing

### September 10-15, 2009

## Pierre Legendre

### Professor, Université de Montréal

**This page contains links to various documents and programs
that will be used during the course**

Course outline, Workshop 1, 2009

**Documents in PDF format**

**Day 1**

"Multidimensional quantitative data" (Chapter extract)

"Rank correlations" (Chapter extract)

"Multiple regression: computing the parameters by matrix inversion"
(Teaching document)

"Regression" (Chapter extract)

"Model II regression" (R library support document)

**Day 2**

"Statistical tests, permutation tests" (Chapter extract)

"Comparison of two samples" (Teaching document)

"Compare several group means: anova" (Teaching document)

**Day 3**

"Other forms of anova" (Teaching document)

"Indicator species analysis" (Seminar pdf document)

**Day 4**

"Regression objectives" (Teaching document)

"Is Miss America an undernourished role model?" (Article)

"R-square, adjusted R-square" (Chapter extract)

"Variation partitioning" (Chapter extract)

"Polynomial regression,
trend surface analysis" (Teaching document)

**Day 5**

"Multiple regression with permutation test" (R function)

"Partial linear regression and variation partitioning" (Chapter extract)

"General linear model" (Teaching document)

**Day 6**

"Some measures of resemblance" (Teaching document)

"Six distance measures" (Teaching document)

"Clustering methods" (Chapter extract)

"Species associations" (Teaching document)

**Other documents**

(There is nothing in this section at the moment)

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**Practicals in R**

Practicals last updated September 26, 2009

Folder containing practicals using the R statistical language

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**
Programs and
PDF reprints from the lab of Pierre Legendre**