Chapter 18. Factor Discriminant Analysis

  1. Edwin Diday3 and
  2. Monique Noirhomme-Fraiture4
  1. N. Carlo Lauro1,
  2. Rosanna Verde2 and
  3. Antonio Irpino1

Published Online: 28 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470723562.ch18

Symbolic Data Analysis and the SODAS Software

Symbolic Data Analysis and the SODAS Software

How to Cite

Lauro, N. C., Verde, R. and Irpino, A. (2008) Factor Discriminant Analysis, in Symbolic Data Analysis and the SODAS Software (eds E. Diday and M. Noirhomme-Fraiture), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470723562.ch18

Editor Information

  1. 3

    Université Paris IX-Dauphine, LISE-CEREMADE, Place du Marechal de Lattre de Tassigny, Paris Cedex 16, France F-75775

  2. 4

    Facultés Universitaires Notre-Dame de la Paix, Faculté d'Informatique, Rue Grandgagnage, 21, Namur, Belgium, B-5000

Author Information

  1. 1

    Universita Frederico II, Dipartimento di Mathematica e Statistica, Via Cinthia, Monte Sant'Angelo, Napoli, Italy I-80126

  2. 2

    Dipartimento di Studi Europei e Mediterranei, Seconda Universitádegli Studi di Napoli, Via del Setificio, 15 Complesso Monumentale Belvedere di S. Leucio, 81100 Caserta, Italy

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 18 JAN 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470018835

Online ISBN: 9780470723562

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Keywords:

  • discriminant subspace;
  • canonical analysis;
  • process of homogenization;
  • symbolic predictors;
  • curse of dimensionality;
  • eigenvalue and eigenvector;
  • fuzzy-coded variables;
  • correct classification ratio (CCR);
  • squared correlation variable;
  • descriptor potential increase

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Principles of the method

  • The analysis on the transformed predictors

  • Example

  • References