2 edition of **Stylometry and its implementation by principal component analysis.** found in the catalog.

Stylometry and its implementation by principal component analysis.

JoseМЃ Nilo G. Binongo

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Published
**2000**
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Written in English

**Edition Notes**

Thesis (D.Phil.) - University of Ulster, 2000.

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Open Library | OL18518217M |

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The first principal component accounts for % of the total variance. The variables that correlate the most with the first principal component (PC1) are Age (), Residence (), Employ (), and Savings (). The first principal component is positively correlated with all four of these variables. Therefore, increasing values of. Principal Components Analysis: A How-To Manual for R Emily Mankin Introduction Principal Components Analysis (PCA) is one of several statistical tools available for reducing the dimensionality of a data set. Its relative simplicity—both computational and in terms of understanding what’s happening—make it a particularly popular tool. In this.

The principal component index is expected to map almost all the information on the initial data. Calce et al. [28] applied principal component analysis to the standard evaluation of the. Principal component analysis is the empirical manifestation of the eigen value-decomposition of a correlation or covariance matrix. The fact that a book of nearly pages can be written on this, and noting the author's comment that 'it is certain that I have missed some topics, and my coverage of others will be too brief for the taste of some /5(2).

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Introduction Principal component analysis (PCA) is a data analysis technique that can be traced back to Pearson ().

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PCA transforms the data into a new, lower-dimensional subspace—into a new coordinate system—. In the new coordinate system, the first axis corresponds to the first principal component, which is the component that explains the.

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