[SciPy-user] SOM in scipy.cluster

Robert Kern robert.kern@gmail....
Wed Aug 13 15:11:55 CDT 2008

On Wed, Aug 13, 2008 at 10:31, Eric Bruning <eric@deeplycloudy.com> wrote:
> Greetings,
> I'm considering using self-organizing maps for mining some lightning
> data, and info.py in scipy.cluster mentions that implementation of
> self-organizing maps is under development. I've found a few examples
> written in python around the web, but none that are likely to be
> efficient enough for my use.
> Is there still interest in including SOM in scipy? I'd be happy to
> coordinate on a contribution if nothing else is under way.

Sure! My colleague Corran Webster was thinking about doing some SOM
stuff for scipy, too, so you two should talk.

Robert Kern

"I have come to believe that the whole world is an enigma, a harmless
enigma that is made terrible by our own mad attempt to interpret it as
though it had an underlying truth."
 -- Umberto Eco

More information about the SciPy-user mailing list