Hierarchical Cluster Analysis

November 25, 2010

(This article was first published on R Tutorial, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers)

With the distance matrix found in previous tutorial, we can use various techniques of
cluster analysis for relationship discovery. For example, in the data set mtcars, we
can run the distance matrix with hclust, and plot a dendrogram that displays a
hierarchical relationship among the vehicles.

read more

To leave a comment for the author, please follow the link and comment on their blog: R Tutorial.

R-bloggers.com offers daily e-mail updates about R news and tutorials on topics such as: Data science, Big Data, R jobs, visualization (ggplot2, Boxplots, maps, animation), programming (RStudio, Sweave, LaTeX, SQL, Eclipse, git, hadoop, Web Scraping) statistics (regression, PCA, time series, trading) and more...

If you got this far, why not subscribe for updates from the site? Choose your flavor: e-mail, twitter, RSS, or facebook...

Comments are closed.


Never miss an update!
Subscribe to R-bloggers to receive
e-mails with the latest R posts.
(You will not see this message again.)

Click here to close (This popup will not appear again)