Adaptive Scaling of Codebook Vectors

  • S. Haring
  • J. N. Kok
Conference paper


In this paper we introduce a vector quantization algorithm in which the codebook vectors are extended with a scale parameter to let them represent Gaussian functions. The means of these functions are determined by a standard vector quantization algorithm; and for their scales we have derived a learning rule. Our algorithm estimates probability densities efficiently. The main application is pattern classification.


Learning Rule Vector Quantization Radial Basis Function Network Equilibrium Constraint Code Book 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • S. Haring
    • 1
  • J. N. Kok
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Computer ScienceUtrecht UniversityUtrechtThe Netherlands

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