7. Collaborative Clustering

  1. Witold Pedrycz1,2

Published Online: 27 JAN 2005

DOI: 10.1002/0471708607.ch7

Knowledge-Based Clustering: From Data to Information Granules

Knowledge-Based Clustering: From Data to Information Granules

How to Cite

Pedrycz, W. (2005) Collaborative Clustering, in Knowledge-Based Clustering: From Data to Information Granules, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/0471708607.ch7

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada

  2. 2

    Systems Research Institute, Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw, Poland

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 JAN 2005
  2. Published Print: 7 JAN 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471469667

Online ISBN: 9780471708605

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Keywords:

  • horizontal and vertical clustering;
  • distributed data;
  • consensus clustering;
  • grid clustering

Summary

Collaborative clustering addresses various issues of building clusters on a basis of various distributed datasets. Developed is a concept of horizontal and vertical clustering whose use depends upon the distribution of data across various sources. The grid of collaborative and horizontal clustering is covered along with consensus clustering.