Scientific data ranking methods [E-Book] : theory and applications / edited by Manuela Pavan, Roberto Todeschini.
Pavan, Manuela.
Todeschini, Roberto.
1st ed.
Amsterdam ; London : Elsevier Science, 2008
1 online resource (x, 213 p.) : ill.
Data handling in science and technology, v. 27
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The aim of this volume is to present the basic mathematical aspects of the ranking methods using a didactical approach and to explain their use through examples of relevant applications in different scientific fields. Ranking methods can be applied in several different fields, such as decision support, toxicology, EU priority lists of toxic chemicals, environmental problems, proteomics and genomics, analytical chemistry, food chemistry and QSAR.