The Learning Curve Method Applied to Clustering

Christopher Meek, Bo Thiesson, David Heckerman
Proceedings of the Eighth International Workshop on Artificial Intelligence and Statistics, PMLR R3:196-202, 2001.

Abstract

We describe novel fast learning curve methods—methods for scaling inductive methods to large data sets—and their application to clustering. We describe the decision theoretic underpinnings of the approach and demonstrate significant performance gains on two real-world data sets.

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BibTeX
@InProceedings{pmlr-vR3-meek01b, title = {The Learning Curve Method Applied to Clustering}, author = {Meek, Christopher and Thiesson, Bo and Heckerman, David}, booktitle = {Proceedings of the Eighth International Workshop on Artificial Intelligence and Statistics}, pages = {196--202}, year = {2001}, editor = {Richardson, Thomas S. and Jaakkola, Tommi S.}, volume = {R3}, series = {Proceedings of Machine Learning Research}, month = {04--07 Jan}, publisher = {PMLR}, pdf = {http://proceedings.mlr.press/r3/meek01b/meek01b.pdf}, url = {http://proceedings.mlr.press/r3/meek01b.html}, abstract = {We describe novel fast learning curve methods—methods for scaling inductive methods to large data sets—and their application to clustering. We describe the decision theoretic underpinnings of the approach and demonstrate significant performance gains on two real-world data sets.}, note = {Reissued by PMLR on 31 March 2021.} }
Endnote
%0 Conference Paper %T The Learning Curve Method Applied to Clustering %A Christopher Meek %A Bo Thiesson %A David Heckerman %B Proceedings of the Eighth International Workshop on Artificial Intelligence and Statistics %C Proceedings of Machine Learning Research %D 2001 %E Thomas S. Richardson %E Tommi S. Jaakkola %F pmlr-vR3-meek01b %I PMLR %P 196--202 %U http://proceedings.mlr.press/r3/meek01b.html %V R3 %X We describe novel fast learning curve methods—methods for scaling inductive methods to large data sets—and their application to clustering. We describe the decision theoretic underpinnings of the approach and demonstrate significant performance gains on two real-world data sets. %Z Reissued by PMLR on 31 March 2021.
APA
Meek, C., Thiesson, B. & Heckerman, D.. (2001). The Learning Curve Method Applied to Clustering. Proceedings of the Eighth International Workshop on Artificial Intelligence and Statistics, in Proceedings of Machine Learning Research R3:196-202 Available from http://proceedings.mlr.press/r3/meek01b.html. Reissued by PMLR on 31 March 2021.

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