Volume 13/2, December 2021

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Editorial PDF download
Dianne Cook 4

Discussion Article

Software Engineering and R Programming: A Call for Research PDF download
Melina Vidoni 6

We Need Trustworthy R Packages PDF download
William Michael Landau 15

The R Developer Community Does Have a Strong Software Engineering Culture PDF download
Maëlle Salmon and Karthik Ram 18

The R Quest: from Users to Developers PDF download
Simon Urbanek 22

Rejoinder: Software Engineering and R Programming PDF download
Melina Vidoni 25

Contributed Research Articles

g2f as a Novel Tool to Find and Fill Gaps in Metabolic Networks PDF download
Daniel Osorio, Kelly Botero, Andrés Pinzón Velasco, Nicolás Mendoza-Mejía, Felipe Rojas- Rodríguez, George Barreto and Janneth González 28

lg: An R package for Local Gaussian Approximations PDF download
Håkon Otneim 38

Estimating Social Influence Effects in Networks Using A Latent Space Adjusted Approach in R PDF download
Ran Xu 57

survidm: An R package for Inference and Prediction in an Illness-Death Model PDF download
Gustavo Soutinho, Marta Sestelo and Luís Meira-Machado 70

Multiple Imputation and Synthetic Data Generation with NPBayesImputeCat PDF download
Jingchen Hu, Olanrewaju Akande and Quanli Wang 90

msae: An R Package of Multivariate Fay-Herriot Models for Small Area Estimation PDF download
Novia Permatasari and Azka Ubaidillah 111

cat.dt: An R package for fast construction of accurate Computerized Adaptive Tests using Decision Trees PDF download
Javier Rodríguez-Cuadrado, Juan C. Laria and David Delgado-Gómez 123

A GUIded tour of Bayesian regression PDF download
Andrés Ramírez–Hassan and Mateo Graciano-Londoño 135

StratigrapheR: Concepts for Litholog Generation in R PDF download
Sébastien Wouters, Anne-Christine Da Silva, Frédéric Boulvain and Xavier Devleeschouwer 153

dad: an R Package for Visualisation, Classification and Discrimination of Multivariate Groups Modelled by their Densities PDF download
Rachid Boumaza, Pierre Santagostini, Smail Yousfi and Sabine Demotes-Mainard 179

NGSSEML: Non-Gaussian State Space with Exact Marginal Likelihood PDF download
Thiago R. Santos, Glaura C. Franco and Dani Gamerman 208

BayesSenMC: an R package for Bayesian Sensitivity Analysis of Misclassification PDF download
Jinhui Yang, Lifeng Lin and Haitao Chu 228

PAsso: an R Package for Assessing Partial Association between Ordinal Variables PDF download
Shaobo Li, Xiaorui Zhu, Yuejie Chen and Dungang Liu 239

bcmixed: A Package for Median Inference on Longitudinal Data with the Box–Cox Transformation PDF download
Kazushi Maruo, Ryota Ishii, Yusuke Yamaguchi and Masahiko Gosho 253

diproperm: An R Package for the DiProPerm Test PDF download
Andrew G. Allmon, J.S. Marron and Michael G. Hudgens 266

A Unifying Framework for Parallel and Distributed Processing in R using Futures PDF download
Henrik Bengtsson 273

MatchThem:: Matching and Weighting after Multiple Imputation PDF download
Farhad Pishgar, Noah Greifer, Clémence Leyrat and Elizabeth Stuart 292

EMSS: New EM-type algorithms for the Heckman selection model in R PDF download
Kexuan Yang, Sang Kyu Lee, Jun Zhao and Hyoung-Moon Kim 306

Analysis of Corneal Data in R with the rPACI Package PDF download
Darío Ramos-López and Ana D. Maldonado 321

MAINT.Data: Modelling and Analysing Interval Data in R PDF download
A. Pedro Duarte Silva, Paula Brito, Peter Filzmoser and José G. Dias 336

Robust and Efficient Optimization Using a Marquardt-Levenberg Algorithm with R Package marqLevAlg PDF download
Viviane Philipps, Boris P. Hejblum, Mélanie Prague, Daniel Commenges and Cécile Proust-Lima 365

DRHotNet: An R package for detecting differential risk hotspots on a linear network PDF download
Álvaro Briz-Redón, Francisco Martínez-Ruiz and Francisco Montes 380

tramME: Mixed-Effects Transformation Models Using Template Model Builder PDF download
Bálint Tamási and Torsten Hothorn 398

miRecSurv Package: Prentice-Williams-Peterson Models with Multiple Imputation of Unknown Number of Previous Episodes PDF download
David Moriña, Gilma Hernández-Herrera and Albert Navarro 419

An R package for Non-Normal Multivariate Distributions: Simulation and Probability Calculations from Multivariate Lomax (Pareto Type II) and Other Related Distributions PDF download
Zhixin Lun and Ravindra Khattree 427

CompModels: A Suite of Computer Model Test Functions for Bayesian Optimization PDF download
Tony Pourmohamad 441

spfilteR: An R package for Semiparametric Spatial Filtering with Eigenvectors in (Generalized) Linear Models PDF download
Sebastian Juhl 450

SIQR: An R Package for Single-index Quantile Regression PDF download
Tianhai Zu and Yan Yu 460

mgee2: An R package for marginal analysis of longitudinal ordinal data with misclassified responses and covariates PDF download
Yuliang Xu, Shuo Shuo Liu and Grace Y. Yi 471

A New Versatile Discrete Distribution PDF download
Rolf Turner 485

Automatic Time Series Forecasting with Ata Method in R: ATAforecasting Package PDF download
Ali Sabri Taylan, Güçkan Yapar and Hanife Taylan Selamlar 507

PASSED: Calculate Power and Sample Size for Two Sample Tests PDF download
Jinpu Li, Ryan P. Knigge, Kaiyi Chen and Emily V. Leary 542

spNetwork: A Package for Network Kernel Density Estimation PDF download
Jeremy Gelb 561

bssm: Bayesian Inference of Non-linear and Non-Gaussian State Space Models in R PDF download
Jouni Helske and Matti Vihola 578

openSkies - Integration of Aviation Data into the R Ecosystem PDF download
Rafael Ayala, Daniel Ayala, Lara Sellés Vidal and David Ruiz 590

Generalized Linear Randomized Response Modeling using GLMMRR PDF download
Jean-Paul Fox, Konrad Klotzke and Duco Veen 600

Visual Diagnostics for Constrained Optimisation with Application to Guided Tours PDF download
H. Sherry Zhang, Dianne Cook, Ursula Laa, Nicolas Langrené and Patricia Menéndez 624

volesti: Volume Approximation and Sampling for Convex Polytopes in R PDF download
Apostolos Chalkis and Vissarion Fisikopoulos 642

Elliptical Symmetry Tests in R PDF download
Slad̄ana Babić, Christophe Ley and Marko Palangetić 661

The vote Package: Single Transferable Vote and Other Electoral Systems in R PDF download
Adrian E. Raftery, Hana Ševčíková and Bernard W. Silverman 673

RPESE: Risk and Performance Estimators Standard Errors with Serially Dependent Data PDF download
Anthony-Alexander Christidis and R. Douglas Martin 697

RobustBF: An R Package for Robust Solution to the Behrens-Fisher Problem PDF download
Gamze Güven, Şükrü Acıtaş, Hatice Şamkar and Birdal Şenoğlu 713

News and Notes

Changes in R PDF download
Tomas Kalibera, Sebastian Meyer, Kurt Hornik, Gennadiy Starostin and Luke Tierney 734

Changes on CRAN PDF download
Kurt Hornik, Uwe Ligges and Achim Zeileis 738

News from the Bioconductor Project PDF download
Bioconductor Core Team 741

News from the Forwards Taskforce PDF download
Heather Turner 742

R Foundation News PDF download
Torsten Hothorn 745