Data Mining - (Discriminative|conditional) models

1 - About

Discriminative models, also called conditional models, are a class of models used in machine learning for modeling the dependence of an unobserved variable y on an observed variable x.

Discriminative models, as opposed to generative models, do not allow one to generate samples from the joint distribution of x and y. However, for tasks such as classification and regression that do not require the joint distribution, discriminative models can yield superior performance.

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data_mining/discriminative_model.txt · Last modified: 2014/09/10 22:30 by gerardnico