Feature Selection and Feature Extraction in Pattern Analysis: A Literature Review

Ghojogh, Benyamin, Samad, Maria N., Mashhadi, Sayema Asif, Kapoor, Tania, Ali, Wahab, Karray, Fakhri, Crowley, Mark

arXiv.org Machine Learning 

Pattern analysis often requires a pre-processing stage for extracting or selecting features in order to help the classification, prediction, or clustering stage discriminate or represent the data in a better way. The reason for this requirement is that the raw data are complex and difficult to process without extracting or selecting appropriate features beforehand. This paper reviews theory and motivation of different common methods of feature selection and extraction and introduces some of their applications. Some numerical implementations are also shown for these methods. Finally, the methods in feature selection and extraction are compared.

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