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Theory of Classification: a Survey of Some Recent Advances

Published online by Cambridge University Press:  15 November 2005

Stéphane Boucheron
Laboratoire Probabilités et Modèles Aléatoires, CNRS & Université Paris VII, Paris, France.
Olivier Bousquet
Pertinence SA, 32 rue des Jeûneurs, 75002 Paris, France.
Gábor Lugosi
Department of Economics, Pompeu Fabra University, Ramon Trias Fargas 25-27, 08005 Barcelona, Spain;
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The last few years have witnessed important new developments in the theory and practice of pattern classification. We intend to survey some of the main new ideas that have led to these recent results.

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