The purpose of this project was to create an interactive cookbook of Pharmacometric plots created with the popular R visualization library ggplot2 to increase efficiency and empower users to leverage the powerful customizations offered by ggplot2. Though the ggplot2 package is powerful and versatile, coding each plot can become tedious and remembering customizations can be difficult. Certain solutions have been proposed, but most involve ‘cookbooks’ of premade plots flush with customizations.
In the last few years open source has transformed the software industry. From Android to Wikipedia, open source is everywhere, but how does one succeed in it? While open source projects come in all shapes and sizes and all forms of governance, no matter what kind of project you’re a part of, there are a set of fundamentals that lead to success. I’d like to share some of the lessons I’ve learned…To be continued….