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Analysis of uncertain data: Smoothing of histograms
Proceedings of the Conference on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics (SMC)
  • Eugene Fink, Carnegie Mellon University
  • Ankur Sarin, Carnegie Mellon University
  • Jaime G. Carbonell, Carnegie Mellon University
Date of Original Version
10-1-2009
Type
Conference Proceeding
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Abstract or Description

We consider the problem of converting a set of numeric data points into a smoothed approximation ofthe underlying probability distribution. We describe arepresentation of distributions by histograms with variable-width bars, and give a greedy smoothing algorithm based on this representation.

DOI
10.1109/ICSMC.2009.5346324
Citation Information
Eugene Fink, Ankur Sarin and Jaime G. Carbonell. "Analysis of uncertain data: Smoothing of histograms" Proceedings of the Conference on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics (SMC) (2009) p. 2529 - 2555
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/jaime_carbonell/100/