```
# NOT RUN {
str(Pastes)
require(lattice)
dotplot(cask ~ strength | reorder(batch, strength), Pastes,
strip = FALSE, strip.left = TRUE, layout = c(1, 10),
ylab = "Cask within batch",
xlab = "Paste strength", jitter.y = TRUE)
## Modifying the factors to enhance the plot
Pastes <- within(Pastes, batch <- reorder(batch, strength))
Pastes <- within(Pastes, sample <- reorder(reorder(sample, strength),
as.numeric(batch)))
dotplot(sample ~ strength | batch, Pastes,
strip = FALSE, strip.left = TRUE, layout = c(1, 10),
scales = list(y = list(relation = "free")),
ylab = "Sample within batch",
xlab = "Paste strength", jitter.y = TRUE)
## Four equivalent models differing only in specification
(fm1 <- lmer(strength ~ (1|batch) + (1|sample), Pastes))
(fm2 <- lmer(strength ~ (1|batch/cask), Pastes))
(fm3 <- lmer(strength ~ (1|batch) + (1|batch:cask), Pastes))
(fm4 <- lmer(strength ~ (1|batch/sample), Pastes))
## fm4 results in redundant labels on the sample:batch interaction
head(ranef(fm4)[[1]])
## compare to fm1
head(ranef(fm1)[[1]])
## This model is different and NOT appropriate for these data
(fm5 <- lmer(strength ~ (1|batch) + (1|cask), Pastes))
L <- getME(fm1, "L")
Matrix::image(L, sub = "Structure of random effects interaction in pastes model")
# }
```

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