Numerical Classification

  • Paul Switzer
Part of the Computer Applications in the Earth Sciences book series


The first section briefly reviews the rationales and some shortcomings of commonly used techniques for sorting samples into homogeneous classes. The second section suggests that computer screening of large numbers of differently oriented data projections may provide useful insights into configuration of the samples.


Random Projection Sample Profile Numerical Classification Trial Projection Current Screening Program 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1970

Authors and Affiliations

  • Paul Switzer
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  1. 1.Stanford UniversityUSA

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