penalizedSVM-package: Feature Selection SVM using Penalty Functions

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Feature Selection SVM using penalty functions. The smoothly clipped absolute deviation (SCAD) and L1-norm penalties are availible up to now. Other functions will be implemented in the near feature.


Package: penaltySVM
Type: Package
Version: 1.1
Date: 2010-08-02
License: GPL-2
LazyLoad: yes

The main function is svmfs, see the documentation file with examples


Natalia Becker, Axel Benner, Wiebke Werft

Maintainer: Natalia Becker (natalie_becker at


Zhang, H. H., Ahn, J., Lin, X. and Park, C. (2006). Gene selection using support vector machines with nonconvex penalty. Bioinformatics, 22, pp. 88-95.

Fung, G. and Mangasarian, O. L. (2004). A feature selection newton method for support vector machine classification. Computational Optimization and Applications Journal ,28.2 , pp. 185-202.

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