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|Title:||An improved LDA approach|
Zhang, David D.
|Subjects:||Discrimination vectors selection|
Improved linear discrimination analysis (ILDA) approach
Principal components selection
|Source:||IEEE transactions on systems, man, and cybernetics. Part B, Cybernetics, Oct. 2004, v. 34, no. 5, p.1942-1951.|
|Abstract:||Linear discrimination analysis (LDA) technique is an important and well-developed area of image recognition and to date many linear discrimination methods have been put forward. Despite these efforts, there persist in LDA at least three areas of weakness. The first weakness is that not all the discrimination vectors that are obtained are useful in pattern classification. Second, it remains computationally expensive to make the discrimination vectors completely satisfy statistical uncorrelation. The third weakness is that it is necessary to select the appropriate principal components. In this paper, we propose to improve discrimination technique in these three areas and to that end present an improved LDA (ILDA) approach which synthesizes these improvements. Experimental results on different image databases demonstrate that our improvements on LDA are efficient, and that ILDA outperforms other state-of-the-art linear discrimination methods.|
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