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Cluster Analysis

Cluster Analysis

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Published by: Allison Collier on Dec 03, 2009
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Cluster Analysis
Lecture 39-40-41-42-43/27-10-09/29-10-09/30-10-09/02-11-09/03-11-09
What is Cluster Analysis?
Finding groups of objects such that the objects in a group will be similar (or related)to one another and different from (or unrelated to) the objects in other groups
Inter-clusterdistances aremaximizedIntra-clusterdistances areminimized
Clustering isunsupervisedclassification: no predefinedclasses
What is not Cluster Analysis?
Supervised classification
 –Have class label information
Simple segmentation
 –Dividing students into different registration groupsalphabetically, by last name
Results of a query
 –Groupings are a result of an external specification

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