Cart (Loading....) | Create Account
Close category search window
 

KDX: an indexer for support vector machines

Sign In

Cookies must be enabled to login.After enabling cookies , please use refresh or reload or ctrl+f5 on the browser for the login options.

Formats Non-Member Member
$31 $13
Learn how you can qualify for the best price for this item!
Become an IEEE Member or Subscribe to
IEEE Xplore for exclusive pricing!
close button

puzzle piece

IEEE membership options for an individual and IEEE Xplore subscriptions for an organization offer the most affordable access to essential journal articles, conference papers, standards, eBooks, and eLearning courses.

Learn more about:

IEEE membership

IEEE Xplore subscriptions

2 Author(s)
Navneet Panda ; Dept. of Comput. Sci., California Univ., Santa Barbara, CA ; Chang, E.Y.

Support vector machines (SVMs) have been adopted by many data mining and information-retrieval applications for learning a mining or query concept, and then retrieving the "top-k" best matches to the concept. However, when the data set is large, naively scanning the entire data set to find the top matches is not scalable. In this work, we propose a kernel indexing strategy to substantially prune the search space and, thus, improve the performance of top-k queries. Our kernel indexer (KDX) takes advantage of the underlying geometric properties and quickly converges on an approximate set of top-k instances of interest. More importantly, once the kernel (e.g., Gaussian kernel) has been selected and the indexer has been constructed, the indexer can work with different kernel-parameter settings (e.g., gamma and sigma) without performance compromise. Through theoretical analysis and empirical studies on a wide variety of data sets, we demonstrate KDX to be very effective. An earlier version of this paper appeared in the 2005 SIAM International Conference on Data Mining. This version differs from the previous submission in providing a detailed cost analysis under different scenarios, specifically designed to meet the varying needs of accuracy, speed, and space requirements, developing an approach for insertion and deletion of instances, presenting the specific computations as well as the geometric properties used in performing the same, and providing detailed algorithms for each of the operations necessary to create and use the index structure

Published in:

Knowledge and Data Engineering, IEEE Transactions on  (Volume:18 ,  Issue: 6 )

Date of Publication:

June 2006

Need Help?


IEEE Advancing Technology for Humanity About IEEE Xplore | Contact | Help | Terms of Use | Nondiscrimination Policy | Site Map | Privacy & Opting Out of Cookies

A not-for-profit organization, IEEE is the world's largest professional association for the advancement of technology.
© Copyright 2014 IEEE - All rights reserved. Use of this web site signifies your agreement to the terms and conditions.