SOMMER: self-organising maps for education and research
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- Schmuker, M., Schwarte, F., Brück, A. et al. J Mol Model (2007) 13: 225. doi:10.1007/s00894-006-0140-0
SOMMER is a publicly available, Java-based toolbox for training and visualizing two- and three-dimensional unsupervised self-organizing maps (SOMs). Various map topologies are implemented for planar rectangular, toroidal, cubic-surface and spherical projections. The software allows for visualization of the training process, which has been shown to be particularly valuable for teaching purposes.
KeywordsChemical space Drug design Neural network SOM Spherical topology