2013

Applied Predictive Modeling

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ISBN: 978-1-4614-6848-6 (Print) 978-1-4614-6849-3 (Online)

Table of contents (20 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xiii

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    Book Chapter

    Pages 1-16

    Introduction

  3. General Strategies

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 17-17

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 19-26

      A Short Tour of the Predictive Modeling Process

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 27-59

      Data Pre-processing

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 61-92

      Over-Fitting and Model Tuning

  4. Regression Models

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 93-93

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      Pages 95-100

      Measuring Performance in Regression Models

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 101-139

      Linear Regression and Its Cousins

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      Pages 141-171

      Nonlinear Regression Models

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      Pages 173-220

      Regression Trees and Rule-Based Models

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      Pages 221-223

      A Summary of Solubility Models

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      Pages 225-243

      Case Study: Compressive Strength of Concrete Mixtures

  5. Classification Models

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 245-245

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 247-273

      Measuring Performance in Classification Models

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      Pages 275-328

      Discriminant Analysis and Other Linear Classification Models

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      Pages 329-367

      Nonlinear Classification Models

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      Pages 369-413

      Classification Trees and Rule-Based Models

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 415-418

      A Summary of Grant Application Models

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 419-443

      Remedies for Severe Class Imbalance

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 445-460

      Case Study: Job Scheduling

  6. Other Considerations

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 461-461

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 463-485

      Measuring Predictor Importance

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 487-519

      An Introduction to Feature Selection

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 521-546

      Factors That Can Affect Model Performance

  7. Back Matter

    Pages 547-600