sparcl: Perform sparse hierarchical clustering and sparse k-means clustering

Implements the sparse clustering methods of Witten and Tibshirani (2010): "A framework for feature selection in clustering"; published in Journal of the American Statistical Association 105(490): 713-726.

AuthorDaniela M. Witten and Robert Tibshirani
Date of publication2013-01-04 08:56:50
MaintainerDaniela Witten <>

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