praznik: Collection of Information-Based Feature Selection Filters

A collection of feature selection filters performing greedy optimisation of mutual information-based usefulness criteria, inspired by the overview by Brown, Pocock, Zhao and Lujan (2012) <>. Implements, among other, minimum redundancy maximal relevancy ('mRMR') method by Peng, Long and Ding (2005) <doi:10.1109/TPAMI.2005.159>; joint mutual information ('JMI') method by Yang and Moody (1999) <>; double input symmetrical relevance ('DISR') method by Meyer and Bontempi (2006) <doi:10.1007/11732242_9> as well as joint mutual information maximisation ('JMIM') method by Bennasar, Hicks and Setchi (2015) <doi:10.1016/j.eswa.2015.07.007>.

Version: 4.1.0
Depends: R (≥ 2.10)
Suggests: testthat
Published: 2018-03-06
Author: Miron B. Kursa ORCID iD [aut, cre]
Maintainer: Miron B. Kursa <M.Kursa at>
License: GPL-3
NeedsCompilation: yes
Materials: NEWS
CRAN checks: praznik results


Reference manual: praznik.pdf
Package source: praznik_4.1.0.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
OS X El Capitan binaries: r-release: praznik_4.1.0.tgz
OS X Mavericks binaries: r-oldrel: praznik_3.0.0.tgz
Old sources: praznik archive


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