Statistical and Numerical Computing
Published Online: 15 SEP 2006
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Encyclopedia of Environmetrics
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Leblanc, M. 2006. Tree-Structured Methods. Encyclopedia of Environmetrics. 6.
- Published Online: 15 SEP 2006
Tree-structured methods are a class of adaptive statistical procedures used for exploratory data analysis and classification. An important feature of tree-structured models is that they yield results that can be expressed as a binary decision tree which can often facilitate data exploration.