3. Describing Data Mathematically

  1. Lutz Hamel

Published Online: 26 OCT 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470503065.ch3

Knowledge Discovery with Support Vector Machines

Knowledge Discovery with Support Vector Machines

How to Cite

Hamel, L. (2009) Describing Data Mathematically, in Knowledge Discovery with Support Vector Machines, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470503065.ch3

Author Information

  1. University of Rhode Island, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 OCT 2009
  2. Published Print: 20 JUL 2009

Book Series:

  1. Wiley Series on Methods and Applications in Data Mining

Book Series Editors:

  1. Daniel T. Larose

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470371923

Online ISBN: 9780470503065

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Keywords:

  • describing data mathematically;
  • from data sets to vector spaces;
  • characterizing relationships between groups of objects by line, plane or hyperplane

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • From Data Sets to Vector Spaces

  • The Dot Product as a Similarity Score

  • Lines, Planes, and Hyperplanes

  • Exercises

  • Bibliographic Notes