354 search results for "pca"

PCA file calculation with "R".

December 5, 2011
By
PCA file calculation with "R".

X es la matriz centrada (X is the centered matrix). Xcov es la matriz de covarianzas de X (Xcov is the covariance matrix of X).Con la función "eigen" calculamos los "eigenvectors" y "eigenvalues" de Xcov.(With the function "eigen" we calculate the "ei...

Read more »

Big-Data PCA: 50 years of stock data

June 17, 2011
By
Big-Data PCA: 50 years of stock data

In this post, Revolution engineer Sherry LaMonica shows us how to use the RevoScaleR big-data package in Revolution R Enterprise to do principal components analysis on 50 years of stock market data -- ed. Principal components analysis, or PCA, seeks to find a set of orthogonal axes such that the first axis, or first principal component, accounts for as...

Read more »

Principal Component Analysis (PCA) vs Ordinary Least Squares (OLS): A Visual Explanation

September 16, 2010
By
Principal Component Analysis (PCA) vs Ordinary Least Squares (OLS): A Visual Explanation

Over at stats.stackexchange.com recently, a really interesting question was raised about principal component analysis (PCA). The gist was “Thanks to my college class I can do the math, but what does it MEAN?” I felt like this a number of times in my life. Many of my classes were focused on the technical implementations they kinda

Read more »

Using R and r.mapcalc (GRASS) to Estimate Mean Topographic Curvature

August 3, 2010
By
Using R and r.mapcalc (GRASS) to Estimate Mean Topographic Curvature

Recently I was re-reading a paper on predictive soil mapping (Park et al, 2001), and considered testing one of their proposed terrain attributes in GRASS. The attribute, originally described by Blaszczynski (1997), is the distance-weighted mean differe...

Read more »

Tutorial: Principal Components Analysis (PCA) in R

May 20, 2010
By

Found this tutorial by Emily Mankin on how to do principal components analysis (PCA) using R. Has a nice example with R code and several good references. The example starts by doing the PCA manually, then uses R's built in prcomp() function to do the s...

Read more »

Compcache on Ubuntu on Amazon EC2

May 4, 2010
By
Compcache on Ubuntu on Amazon EC2

The following fully-automatic Bash script downloads, compiles, and initializes compcache version 0.6.2 on Ubuntu Karmic Koala (9.10). This script creates two swaps with a maximum of 4GB uncompressed size each. Two swaps are used to take advantage of 2 CPUs (or CPU cores in a multicore CPU). Compcache is a fascinating memory compression system. The

Read more »

Gotta catch them all

August 21, 2016
By
Gotta catch them all

Introduction When data becomes high-dimensional, the inherent relational structure between the variables can sometimes become unclear or indistinct. One, might want to find clusters for numerous amounts of reasons - me, I want to use it to better unde...

Read more »

vtreat 0.5.27 released on CRAN

August 19, 2016
By

Win-Vector LLC, Nina Zumel and I are pleased to announce that ‘vtreat’ version 0.5.27 has been released on CRAN. vtreat is a data.frame processor/conditioner that prepares real-world data for predictive modeling in a statistically sound manner. (from the package documentation) Very roughly vtreat accepts an arbitrary “from the wild” data frame (with different column types, … Continue...

Read more »

What can we learn from the statistics of the EURO 2016 – Application of factor analysis

July 28, 2016
By
What can we learn from the statistics of the EURO 2016 – Application of factor analysis

In this post I will try to explain how to perform a factor analysis (FA) on the statistics of the teams in the first round of Euro cup 2016. Meanwhile, I assume that you have enough background on the theory of FA and so I will just stick with the application of this technique. Wikipedia Related Post

Read more »

Performing Principal Components Regression (PCR) in R

July 20, 2016
By
Performing Principal Components Regression (PCR) in R

Principal components regression (PCR) is a regression method based on Principal Component Analysis: discover how to perform this Data Mining technique in R The post Performing Principal Components Regression (PCR) in R appeared first on MilanoR.

Read more »

Sponsors

Mango solutions



RStudio homepage



Zero Inflated Models and Generalized Linear Mixed Models with R

Quantide: statistical consulting and training

datasociety

http://www.eoda.de





ODSC

ODSC

CRC R books series





Six Sigma Online Training









Contact us if you wish to help support R-bloggers, and place your banner here.

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)