The role of classifiers in feature selection : number vs nature

@inproceedings{Chrysostomou2008TheRO,
  title={The role of classifiers in feature selection : number vs nature},
  author={Kyriacos Chrysostomou},
  year={2008}
}
Wrapper feature selection approaches are widely used to select a small subset of relevant features from a dataset. However, Wrappers suffer from the fact that they only use a single classifier when selecting the features. The problem of using a single classifier is that each classifier is of a different nature and will have its own biases. This means that each classifier will select different feature subsets. To address this problem, this thesis aims to investigate the effects of using… CONTINUE READING