Investigation of Performance Analysis of Classification Algorithm in Data Mining

Authors(2) :-Dr. Mohd Ashraf, Dr. Zair Hussain

Data mining is now one of the most active field of research. Extracting those nuggets of information is becoming crucial and one of its important technique is classification. It helps to group the data in some predefined classes. Various techniques for classification exists which classifies the data using different algorithms. Each algorithm has its own area of best and worst performance. This paper concentrates on the four most famous algorithms, i.e., Decision Tree, Na´ve Bayes, K Nearest Neighbour and Genetic Programming and the effect on their performance of time and accuracy when the number of instances are incrementally decreased. This paper will also investigate the difference in result when working with binary class or multiclass datasets and suggest the algorithms to follow when using certain kind of dataset.

Authors and Affiliations

Dr. Mohd Ashraf
Department of Computer Science & Engineering, Maulana Azad National Urdu University Hyderabad, Telangana, India
Dr. Zair Hussain
Department of Information Technology, Maulana Azad National Urdu University Hyderabad, Telangana, India

Decision Tree, Na´ve Bayes, K-Nearest Neighbor, Genetic Programming, Accuracy

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Publication Details

Published in : Volume 4 | Issue 4 | March-April 2018
Date of Publication : 2018-04-30
License:  This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
Page(s) : 58-66
Manuscript Number : IJSRSET184425
Publisher : Technoscience Academy

Print ISSN : 2395-1990, Online ISSN : 2394-4099

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Dr. Mohd Ashraf, Dr. Zair Hussain, " Investigation of Performance Analysis of Classification Algorithm in Data Mining, International Journal of Scientific Research in Science, Engineering and Technology(IJSRSET), Print ISSN : 2395-1990, Online ISSN : 2394-4099, Volume 4, Issue 4, pp.58-66, March-April-2018.
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