Proximity-Based Outlier Detection

  • Charu C. Aggarwal


Proximity-based techniques define a data point as an outlier when its locality (or proximity) is sparsely populated. The proximity of a data point may be defined in a variety of ways, which are subtly different from one another but are similar enough to merit unified treatment within a single chapter.


Mahalanobis Distance Outlier Detection Cluster Centroid Local Outlier Factor Reachability Distance 
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© Springer International Publishing AG 2017

Authors and Affiliations

  • Charu C. Aggarwal
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  1. 1.IBM T.J. Watson Research CenterNew YorkUSA

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