Warehouse Stock Clearance Sale

Grab a bargain today!

R and Data Mining


Product Description
Product Details

Promotional Information

Guides R users into data mining and helps data miners to learn to use R in their work

Table of Contents


Introduction, Data mining

Datasets used in this book

Data Loading and Exploration

Data Import/Export

Save/Load R Data
Import from and Export to .CSV Files
Import Data from SAS
Import/Export via ODBC

Data Exploration

Have a Look at Data
Explore Individual Variables
Explore Multiple Variables
More Exploration
Save Charts as Files

Data Mining Examples

Decision Trees

Building Decision Trees with Package party
Building Decision Trees with Package rpart
Random Forest


Linear Regression
Logistic Regression
Generalized Linear Regression
Non-linear Regression


K-means Clustering
Hierarchical Clustering
Density-based Clustering

Outlier Detection
Time Series Analysis

Time Series Decomposition
Time Series Forecast

Association Rules
Sequential Patterns
Text Mining
Social Network Analysis

Case Studies

Case Study I: Analysis and Forecasting of House Price Indices

Reading Data from a CSV File
Data Exploration
Time Series Decomposition
Time Series Forecasting

Case Study II: Customer Response Prediction
Case Study III: Risk Rating using Decision Tree with Limited Resources
Customer Behaviour Prediction and Intervention


Online Resources
R Reference Card for Data Mining


About the Author

A Senior Data Mining Analyst in Australia Government since 2009. Before joining public sector, he was an Australian Postdoctoral Fellow (Industry) in the Faculty of Engineering & Information Technology at University of Technology, Sydney, Australia. His research interests include clustering, association rules, time series, outlier detection and data mining applications and he has over forty papers published in journals and conference proceedings. He is a member of the IEEE and a member of the Institute of Analytics Professionals of Australia, and served as program committee member for more than thirty international conferences.

Ask a Question About this Product More...
Look for similar items by category
How Fishpond Works
Fishpond works with suppliers all over the world to bring you a huge selection of products, really great prices, and delivery included on over 25 million products that we sell. We do our best every day to make Fishpond an awesome place for customers to shop and get what they want — all at the best prices online.
Webmasters, Bloggers & Website Owners
You can earn a 8% commission by selling R and Data Mining: Examples and Case Studies on your website. It's easy to get started - we will give you example code. After you're set-up, your website can earn you money while you work, play or even sleep! You should start right now!
Authors / Publishers
Are you the Author or Publisher of a book? Or the manufacturer of one of the millions of products that we sell. You can improve sales and grow your revenue by submitting additional information on this title. The better the information we have about a product, the more we will sell!

Back to top