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Type-2 Projected Gustafson-Kessel Clustering Algorithm

International Journal of Computer Applications
Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA
Year of Publication: 2017
Charu Puri, Naveen Kumar

Charu Puri and Naveen Kumar. Type-2 Projected Gustafson-Kessel Clustering Algorithm. International Journal of Computer Applications 167(14):1-6, June 2017. BibTeX

	author = {Charu Puri and Naveen Kumar},
	title = {Type-2 Projected Gustafson-Kessel Clustering Algorithm},
	journal = {International Journal of Computer Applications},
	issue_date = {June 2017},
	volume = {167},
	number = {14},
	month = {Jun},
	year = {2017},
	issn = {0975-8887},
	pages = {1-6},
	numpages = {6},
	url = {},
	doi = {10.5120/ijca2017914445},
	publisher = {Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA},
	address = {New York, USA}


We propose a type-2 based clustering algorithm to capture data points and attributes relationship embedded in fuzzy subspaces. It is a modification of Gustafson Kessel clustering algorithm through deployment of type-2 fuzzy sets for high dimensional data. The experimental results have shown that type-2 projected GK algorithm perform considerably better than the comparative techniques.


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