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Path Clustering: Grouping in a Efficient Way Complex Data Distributions

R. Q. A. Fernandes, W. A. Pinheiro, G. B. Xexéo and J. M. de Souza

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Cluster, grid, complexity, points, shapes.

PUBLISHED DATE December 2017
PUBLISHER The Author(s) 2017. This article is published with open access at www.chitkara.edu.in/publications

This work proposes an algorithm that uses paths based on tile segmentation to build complex clusters. After allocating data items (points) to geometric shapes in tile format, the complexity of our algorithm is related to the number of tiles instead of the number of points. The main novelty is the way our algorithm goes through the grids, saving time and providing good results. It does not demand any configuration parameters from users, making easier to use than other strategies. Besides, the algorithm does not create overlapping clusters, which simplifies the interpretation of results.

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URL http://dspace.chitkara.edu.in/jspui/bitstream/123456789/703/3/4-%20Path%20Clustering%20in%20a%20efficient%20way%20complex%20data%20-%20Fernandes.pdf
ISSN Print : 2321-3906, Online : 2321-7146
DOI https://doi.org/10.15415/jotitt.2017.52004
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