, Volume 51, Issue 2, pp 269–275 | Cite as

An approach ton-mode components analysis

  • Arie Kapteyn
  • Heinz Neudecker
  • Tom Wansbeek


As an extension of Lastovicka's four-mode components analysis ann-mode components analysis is developed. Using a convenient notation, both a canonical and a least squares solution are derived. The relation between both solutions and their computational aspects are discussed.

Key words

principal components multidimensional matrices 


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© The Psychometric Society 1986

Authors and Affiliations

  • Arie Kapteyn
    • 1
  • Heinz Neudecker
    • 2
  • Tom Wansbeek
    • 3
  1. 1.Tilburg UniversityThe Netherlands
  2. 2.University of AmsterdamThe Netherlands
  3. 3.Econometrics InstituteGroningen UniversityGroningenThe Netherlands

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