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The "Elton John" problem and parsimonious prediction
Author(s): Steven C. Gustafson; Gordon R. Little
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Paper Abstract

The 'Elton John' problem envisions candles blowing in the wind to motivate reasoning about prediction methods. The 'maximize smoothness but maintain trend' method has desirable parsimony when both data quantity and understanding are limited.

Paper Details

Date Published: 25 March 1998
PDF: 5 pages
Proc. SPIE 3390, Applications and Science of Computational Intelligence, (25 March 1998); doi: 10.1117/12.304805
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Steven C. Gustafson, Univ. of Dayton (United States)
Gordon R. Little, Univ. of Dayton (United States)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 3390:
Applications and Science of Computational Intelligence
Steven K. Rogers; David B. Fogel; James C. Bezdek; Bruno Bosacchi, Editor(s)

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