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Optimal Decision Trees Generation from OR-Decision Tables

  • Costantino Grana
  • Manuela Montangero
  • Daniele Borghesani
  • Rita Cucchiara
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 6978)

Abstract

In this paper we present a novel dynamic programming algorithm to synthesize an optimal decision tree from OR-decision tables, an extension of standard decision tables, which allow to choose between several alternative actions in the same rule. Experiments are reported, showing the computational time improvements over state of the art implementations of connected components labeling, using this modelling technique.

Keywords

Decision tables Decision trees Connected components labeling Image processing 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Costantino Grana
    • 1
  • Manuela Montangero
    • 1
  • Daniele Borghesani
    • 1
  • Rita Cucchiara
    • 1
  1. 1.Dipartimento di Ingegneria dell’InformazioneUniversità degli Studi di Modena e Reggio EmiliaItaly

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