Advanced spatial ecology

Fushan Botanical Garden, Taiwan, July 26-31, 2007

Pierre Legendre


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

Course outline, Taiwan 2007


Documents in PDF format

July 26

"Algebra of Principal Component and Correspondence Analyses" (Teaching document)

"From classical to canonical ordination" (Chapter)

"Contingency table analysis" (Teaching document)

"Ecologically meaningful transformations for ordination of species data" (Article)

"Ordination methods for community composition data tables" (Figure)

July 27

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

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

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

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

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

"Multiple regression with permutation test" (R function)

July 28

"Statistical tests, permutation tests" (Chapter extract)

"Permutation test summary" (Classroom notes)

"Canonical analysis" (Classroom notes)

"Response of 20 native tree species..." (Article)

"Distance-based redundancy analysis..." (Article)

July 29

"Origin of spatial structures" (Classroom notes)

"Spatial structure functions: correlograms, variograms" (Chapter extract)

"Variation partitioning and PCNM analysis" (Print of a PowerPoint presentation)

"Dissecting the spatial structure of ecological data at multiple scales" (Article)

July 30

"Cartographic interpolation, kriging" (Chapter extract)

"A balanced view of scale in spatial statistical analysis" (Article)

July 31

Student project presentations and discussion

Other documents

(There is nothing in this section at the moment)


Practicals in R

Practicals last updated April 16, 2009

Folder containing practicals using the R statistical language


Programs and PDF reprints from the lab of Pierre Legendre