How to Perform PCA in R We will discuss here how to perform principal component analysis in R.Although PCA is required for data sets which have very high dimentionality,we will use the iris data set for simple demonstration.Importing the library MASS for iris dataset.The dimentionality of iris data set is 4 excluding the species variable […]

## What are Dimentionality Reduction Techniques

Introduction Consider the case where you are being provided a data set which has say ten thousand independent variables or columns or predictor variables and say ten millions of records or observations or rows. Let’s now just focus on ten thousand independent variables and also assume they are continuous so that you need not worry […]