1. To facilitate R programmers in applying their skills in analyzing Astrostatistics data that are publicly available.

  2. To present the Astrostatistics projects at R-Ladies Chicago meetup.

Program Planning:

  1. Introduce the ASG initiative and recruit members to sign up (minimum of a 3 people required)

  2. Check the lists of Astrostatistics projects and data:
  3. Start a project, finish it in 2-3 months period, and present the result at R-Ladies Chicago meetup

  4. Collaborate (in the form of study group/mentoring/sponsporship) with:
    • Open NASA
    • Adler Planetarium, Chicago
    • Society of Physics/Astronomy Students in Chicago
  5. Join Astrostatistics communities:
  6. Attend conferences: