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Embedded feature ranking for ensemble MLP classifiers

Windeatt, T, Duangsoithong, R and Smith, R (2011) Embedded feature ranking for ensemble MLP classifiers IEEE Transactions on Neural Networks, 22 (6). pp. 988-994.

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A feature ranking scheme for multilayer perceptron (MLP) ensembles is proposed, along with a stopping criterion based upon the out-of-bootstrap estimate. To solve multi-class problems feature ranking is combined with modified error-correcting output coding. Experimental results on benchmark data demonstrate the versatility of the MLP base classifier in removing irrelevant features.

Item Type: Article
Divisions : Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences > Electronic Engineering > Centre for Vision Speech and Signal Processing
Authors :
Windeatt, T
Duangsoithong, R
Smith, R
Date : 2011
DOI : 10.1109/TNN.2011.2138158
Depositing User : Symplectic Elements
Date Deposited : 22 Jul 2011 11:02
Last Modified : 31 Oct 2017 14:08

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