Likelihood-Based Approaches to Discrimination

  1. Geoffrey J. McLachlan

Published Online: 28 JAN 2005

DOI: 10.1002/0471725293.ch2

Discriminant Analysis and Statistical Pattern Recognition

Discriminant Analysis and Statistical Pattern Recognition

How to Cite

McLachlan, G. J. (1992) Likelihood-Based Approaches to Discrimination, in Discriminant Analysis and Statistical Pattern Recognition, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/0471725293.ch2

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 JAN 2005
  2. Published Print: 27 MAR 1992

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471615316

Online ISBN: 9780471725299

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Keywords:

  • likelihood estimation;
  • group-indicator vectors;
  • matrices;
  • distribution function;
  • discriminant analysis

Summary

This chapter includes the following topics:

  • Maximum Likelihood Estimation of Group Parameters

  • A Bayesian Approach

  • Estimation of Group Proportions

  • Estimating Disease Prevalence

  • Misclassified Training Data

  • Partially Classified Training Data

  • Maximum Likelihood Estimation for Partial Classification

  • Maximum Likelihood Estimation for Partial Nonrandom Classification

  • Classification Likelihood Approach

  • Absence of Classified Data

  • Group-Conditional Mixture Densities