Methods for Automatic Classification in Body Surface Mapping

  • G. Schoffa


Our problem may be stated as follows: a digital computer receives map data for several classes of heart diseases and has to decide for a new case into which class this case should be filed. This is a well-known problem and solved in general for pattern classification: A map is described by a finite number n of variables, called features. A particular map is considered as a point in an n-dimensional pattern space encompassing the region in which patterns can occur. Sets of patterns are classified to pattern classes. Then the problem is to classify a set of unknown maps into one of the known classes.


Decision Boundary Pattern Classification Automatic Classification Pattern Class Intrinsic Dimensionality 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1982

Authors and Affiliations

  • G. Schoffa
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  1. 1.Institute of BiophysicsUniversity of KarlsruheKarlsruheGermany

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