Minimum Message Length Segmentation

@inproceedings{Oliver1998MinimumML,
  title={Minimum Message Length Segmentation},
  author={Jonathan J. Oliver and Rohan A. Baxter and Chris S. Wallace},
  booktitle={PAKDD},
  year={1998}
}
The segmentation problem arises in many applications in data mining, A.I. and statistics, including segmenting time series, decision tree algorithms and image processing. In this paper, we consider a range of criteria which may be applied to determine if some data should be segmented into two or regions. We develop a information theoretic criterion (MML… CONTINUE READING