International Journal of Information Technology and Computer Science(IJITCS)

ISSN: 2074-9007 (Print), ISSN: 2074-9015 (Online)

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IJITCS Vol.9, No.3, Mar. 2017

Priority Based New Approach for Correlation Clustering

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Aaditya Jain, Suchita Tyagi

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Clustering Problems;Correlation Clustering;Chromatic Balls;and Priority Based Chromatic Balls


Emerging source of Information like social network, bibliographic data and interaction network of proteins have complex relation among data objects and need to be processed in different manner than traditional data analysis. Correlation clustering is one such new style of viewing data and analyzing it to detect patterns and clusters. Being a new field, it has lot of scope for research. This paper discusses a method to solve problem of chromatic correlation clustering where data objects as nodes of a graph are connected through color-labeled edges representing relations among objects. Purposed heuristic performs better than the previous works.

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Aaditya Jain, Suchita Tyagi,"Priority Based New Approach for Correlation Clustering", International Journal of Information Technology and Computer Science(IJITCS), Vol.9, No.3, pp.71-79, 2017. DOI: 10.5815/ijitcs.2017.03.08


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