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Principal Component Analysis

Multidisciplinary Applications

This book is aimed at raising awareness of researchers, scientists and engineers on the benefits of Principal Component Analysis (PCA) in data analysis. In this book, the reader will find the applications of PCA in fields such as taxonomy, biology, pharmacy,finance, agriculture, ecology, health and architecture.

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Principal Component AnalysisMultidisciplinary ApplicationsEdited by Parinya Sanguansat

Published: February 29th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/2694

ISBN: 978-953-51-0129-1

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-5694-9

Copyright year: 2012

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34926 Total Chapter Downloads

39 Crossref Citations

68 Web of Science Citations

97 Dimensions Citations


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1. Kernel Methods for Dimensionality Reduction Applied to the «Omics» Data

By Ferran Reverter, Esteban Vegas and Josep M. Oller


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2. Principal Component Analysis in the Era of «Omics» Data

By Louis Noel Gastinel


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3. Chemometrics (PCA) in Pharmaceutics: Tablet Development, Manufacturing and Quality Assurance

By Ingunn Tho and Annette Bauer-Brandl


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4. Pharmacophoric Profile: Design of New Potential Drugs with PCA Analysis

By Érica C. M. Nascimento and João B. L. Martins


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5. Empirical Study: Do Fund Managers Herd to Counter Investor Sentiment?

By Tsai-Ling Liao, Chih-Jen Huang and Chieh-Yuan Wu


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6. Application of the Principal Component Analysis to Disclose Factors Influencing on the Composition of Fungal Consortia Deteriorating Remained Fruit Stalks on Sour Cherry Trees

By Donát Magyar and Gyula Oros


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7. Application of PCA in Taxonomy Research – Thrips (Insecta, Thysanoptera) as a Model Group

By Halina Kucharczyk, Marek Kucharczyk, Kinga Stanisławek and Peter Fedor


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8. PCA – A Powerful Method for Analyze Ecological Niches

By Franc Janžekovič and Tone Novak


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9. The Health Care Access Index as a Determinant of Delayed Cancer Detection Through Principal Component Analysis

By Eric Belasco, Billy U. Philips, Jr. and Gordon Gong


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10. Principal Component Analysis Applied to SPECT and PET Data of Dementia Patients – A Review

By Elisabeth Stühler and Dorit Merhof


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11. Public Parks Aesthetic Value Index

By M. K. Mohamad Roslan and M. I. Nurashikin


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