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Radial Basis Function (RBF) Neural Network Classification based on Consistency Evaluation Measure

International Journal of Computer Applications
© 2012 by IJCA Journal
Volume 54 - Number 15
Year of Publication: 2012
Aye Mya Thandar
Myo Kay Khine

Aye Mya Thandar and Myo Kay Khine. Article: Radial Basis Function (RBF) Neural Network Classification based on Consistency Evaluation Measure. International Journal of Computer Applications 54(15):20-23, September 2012. Full text available. BibTeX

	author = {Aye Mya Thandar and Myo Kay Khine},
	title = {Article: Radial Basis Function (RBF) Neural Network Classification based on Consistency Evaluation Measure},
	journal = {International Journal of Computer Applications},
	year = {2012},
	volume = {54},
	number = {15},
	pages = {20-23},
	month = {September},
	note = {Full text available}


Many researchers have been applied artificial neural networks in clinical diagnosis, image analysis, signal analysis, interpretation and various classification problems. Among artificial neural networks, RBF neural network has a single hidden layer and it is used to classify complex problems, whereas an MLP may have one or more hidden layers. Many feature selection methods have become important preprocessing steps to improve training performance and accuracy before classification. Consistency-based feature selection is an important category of feature selection research. This paper presents about RBF neural network classification based on consistency measure for medical datasets. There are irrelevant features in medical dataset and it becomes easier to train RBF network by removing unnecessary features. Therefore, this paper shows higher accuracy, better network performance and less time complexity by using RBF classifier based on consistency based feature selection.


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