Representation of Statistical Structures, Classification and Prediction Using Multidimensional Scaling

  • C. M. Cuadras
  • J. Fortiana
  • F. Oliva
Part of the Studies in Classification, Data Analysis, and Knowledge Organization book series (STUDIES CLASS)


We show that MDS and related methods provide techniques and solutions to a wide field of topics in statistics, classification and data analysis: distance—based regression; representation of Hoeffding’s extremal correlations; examining a tree; representing parametric estimable functions in MANOVA; distance—based discrimination and classification; representation of a continuous random variable.


Multidimensional Scaling Maximum Correlation Canonical Variate Analysis Ultrametric Tree Classic Linear Discriminant 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • C. M. Cuadras
    • 1
  • J. Fortiana
    • 1
  • F. Oliva
    • 1
  1. 1.Departament d’EstadisticaUniversitat de BarcelonaBarcelonaSpain

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