Volume 6/2

Articles published in the Dec. 2014 issue

Complete issue

Table of contents

Deepayan Sarkar 3

Contributed Research Articles

Coordinate-Based Meta-Analysis of fMRI Studies with R
Andrea Stocco 5

Automatic Conversion of Tables to LongForm Dataframes
Jimmy Oh 16

Jonathan Zhang, Nancy Heckman, Davor Cubranic, Joel G. Kingsolver, Travis Gaydos and J.S. Marron 27

phaseR: An R Package for Phase Plane Analysis of Autonomous ODE Systems
Michael J. Grayling 43

Flexible R Functions for Processing Accelerometer Data, with Emphasis on NHANES 2003-2006
Dane R. Van Domelen and W. Stephen Pittard 52

Applying spartan to Understand Parameter Uncertainty in Simulations
Kieran Alden, Mark Read, Paul S Andrews, Jon Timmis and Mark Coles 63

ngspatial: A Package for Fitting the Centered Autologistic and Sparse Spatial Generalized Linear Mixed Models for Areal Data
John Hughes 81

sgof: An R Package for Multiple Testing Problems
Irene Castro-Conde and Jacobo de Uña-Álvarez 96

bshazard: A Flexible Tool for Nonparametric Smoothing of the Hazard Function
Paola Rebora, Agus Salim and Marie Reilly 114

SMR: An R package for computing the externally studentized normal midrange distribution
Ben Dêivide Oliveira Batista and Daniel Furtado Ferreira 123

Farewell’s Linear Increments Model for Missing Data: The FLIM package
Rune Hoff, Jon Michael Gran and Daniel Farewell 137

MVN: An R Package for Assessing Multivariate Normality
Selcuk Korkmaz, Dincer Goksuluk and Gokmen Zararsiz 151

qmethod: A Package to Explore Human Perspectives Using Q Methodology
Aiora Zabala 163

gset: An R Package for Exact Sequential Test of Equivalence Hypothesis Based on Bivariate Non-Central t-Statistics
Fang Liu 174

News and Notes

Conference Report: R in Insurance 2014
Markus Gesmann and Andreas Tsanakas 185

Conference Report Polish Academic R User Meeting
Maciej Beręsewicz, Alicja Szabelska, Joanna Zyprych-Walczak and Łukasz Wawrowski 187

R Foundation News
Martin Mächler and Kurt Hornik 190

Changes on CRAN
Kurt Hornik and Achim Zeileis 192

Changes in R
The R Core Team 224

News from the Bioconductor Project
The Bioconductor Team 227