R Authors get more choice and variety now-
We are pleased to announce the launch of a new series of books on R.
Chapman & Hall/CRC: The R Series
Aims and Scope
This book series reflects the recent rapid growth in the development and
application of R, the programming language and software environment for
statistical computing and graphics. R is now widely used in academic research,
education, and industry. It is constantly growing, with new versions of the
core software released regularly and more than 2,600 packages available. It is
difficult for the documentation to keep pace with the expansion of the
software, and this vital book series provides a forum for the publication of
books covering many aspects of the development and application of R.
The scope of the series is wide, covering three main threads:
• Applications of R to specific disciplines such as biology, epidemiology,
genetics, engineering, finance, and the social sciences.
• Using R for the study of topics of statistical methodology, such as linear
and mixed modeling, time series, Bayesian methods, and missing data.
• The development of R, including programming, building packages, and graphics.
The books will appeal to programmers and developers of R software, as well as
applied statisticians and data analysts in many fields. The books will feature
detailed worked examples and R code fully integrated into the text, ensuring
their usefulness to researchers, practitioners and students.
John M. Chambers (Department of Statistics, Stanford University, USA;
Torsten Hothorn (Institut für Statistik, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität,
München, Germany; [email protected]
Duncan Temple Lang (Department of Statistics, University of California, Davis,
USA; [email protected]
Hadley Wickham (Department of Statistics, Rice University, Houston, Texas, USA;
Call for Proposals
We are interested in books covering all aspects of the development and
application of R software. If you have an idea for a book, please contact one
of the series editors above or one of the Chapman & Hall/CRC statistics
acquisitions editors below. Please provide brief details of topic, audience,
aims and scope, and include an outline if possible.
We look forward to hearing from you.
Best regards,Rob Calver ([email protected]
David Grubbs ([email protected]
John Kimmel ([email protected]