Self- and Super-organizing Maps inR: ThekohonenPackage

Ron Wehrens, Lutgarde M. C. Buydens
2007 Journal of Statistical Software  
In this age of ever-increasing data set sizes, especially in the natural sciences, visualisation becomes more and more important. Self-organizing maps have many features that make them attractive in this respect: they do not rely on distributional assumptions, can handle huge data sets with ease, and have shown their worth in a large number of applications. In this paper, we highlight the kohonen package for R, which implements self-organizing maps as well as some extensions for supervised
more » ... for supervised pattern recognition and data fusion.
doi:10.18637/jss.v021.i05 fatcat:isczefzxqjb2nados3msbhyd4u