About RDataMining


RDataMining.com, founded by Dr. Yanchang Zhao in March 2011, is a leading website on R and data mining, providing examples, documents, tutorials, resources and training on data mining and analytics with R.

It also leads an RDataMining group on LinkedIn, which is the biggest online professional group on R and Data Mining.

About Yanchang Zhao


Dr. Yanchang Zhao is a Data Scientist with IBM Australia. Prior to that, he was a Senior Data Scientist at Australian Government from 2009 to 2016. He has rich experience in R and data mining. He
  • is a Senior Member of the IEEE;
  • is an Adjunct Professor of the University of Canberra;
  • is a Founder and Organizer of the Canberra Data Scientist Group;
  • started his research on data mining since 2001;
  • has been applying data mining in real-world business applications in Australian Government since 2006;
  • is a Steering Committee Member of the Australasian Data Mining Conference (AusDM);
  • has been a Program Chair of AusDM 2012-2016;
  • is an Assessor for the Australian Research Council (ARC);
  • has been a program committee member for over 80 academic conferences, incl. KDD 2015-2016, ECML PKDD 2015-2016 and AAAI 2017;
  • has around 60 publications on data mining research and applications; and
  • has edited/authored books: