A method of analyzing polymodal distributions in orientation data

  • A. I. Bailey


A method of cluster analysis for orientation data is described. The method enables vector statistics to be applied to polymodal distributions. Similar results to those found by modal analysis are obtained.

Key words

cluster analysis data processing orientation data statistics structure 


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© Plenum Publishing Corporation 1975

Authors and Affiliations

  • A. I. Bailey
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  1. 1.Department of GeologyKeele UniversityUK

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