sourceR specifications


Unique identifier OMICS_18749
Name sourceR
Software type Package/Module
Interface Command line interface
Restrictions to use None
Operating system Unix/Linux, Mac OS, Windows
Programming languages R
License GNU General Public License version 3.0
Computer skills Advanced
Stability Stable
Source code URL
Maintained Yes




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  • person_outline Poppy Miller

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The Fate of the Missing Spores — Patterns of Realized Dispersal beyond the Closest Vicinity of a Sporulating Moss

PLoS One
PMCID: 3411459
PMID: 22870183
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0041987

[…] following equation, cf. :where:n = spore numberφ = angle of the sector in radians (here 2π)ai = spore density at 1 m from the centre of the sourceb = the rate of decline with distance (in m) from the sourcer1 = the inner radius (here 1 m)r2 = the outer radius (here 1000 m)For the regression, the software R version 2.14.1 was used. […]


Industrial methodology for process verification in research (IMPROVER): toward systems biology verification

PMCID: 3338013
PMID: 22423044
DOI: 10.1093/bioinformatics/bts116

[…] o potential interested stakeholders (solvers) in the form of an open call for participation. Participants submit solutions for the challenges, and the best solutions are typically chosen by the crowd-sourcer (the entity that broadcasted the challenge). The top performing participants are sometimes rewarded either with monetary awards, prizes, certificates or with recognition. We think that such di […]

sourceR institution(s)
CHICAS, Faculty of Health and Medicine, Lancaster University, Lancaster, UK; Institute of Fundamental Sciences, Massey University, Palmerston North, New Zealand; mEpiLab, Massey University, Palmerston North, New Zealand; New Zealand Food Safety Science and Research Centre, Palmerston North, New Zealand; New Zealand Institute for Advanced Studies, Auckland, New Zealand

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