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Evaluation of Self-Organized Learning in a Neural Network by Means of Mutual Information
Toshiko KIKUCHI Takahide MATSUOKA Toshiaki TAKEDA Koichiro KISHI
IEICE TRANSACTIONS on Fundamentals of Electronics, Communications and Computer Sciences
Publication Date: 1995/05/25
Print ISSN: 0916-8508
Type of Manuscript: Special Section LETTER (Special Section of Letters Selected from the 1994 IEICE Fall Conference)
neural network, self-organization, classification, mutual information, competitive learning,
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We reported that a competitive learning neural network had the ability of self-organization in the classification of questionnaire survey data. In this letter, its self-organized learning was evaluated by means of mutual information. Mutual information may be useful to find efficently the network which can give optimal classification.