Applied Functional Data Analysis by J.O. Ramsay
By J.O. Ramsay
A pleasant, if overpriced, e-book, yet now not one who you want to hold, not like Ramsay and Silverman's "Functional facts research" (FDA). AFDA elaborates numerous examples brought in FDA. The examples hide approximately 60% of FDA's fabric: smoothing is given less area than in FDA, and regression (cf. FDA's Chapters 12-15) is passed over. while you are picking out among the 2 books, opt for FDA.
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5. The sample mean function of the criminology functional data. 6. Estimate of the overall mean of the square root of the number of arrests per year. Points: raw means of the data. Dashed curve: roughness penalty smooth, λ = 2 × 10−7 , cross-validation choice. Solid curve: roughness penalty smooth, λ = 10−6 , subjective adjustment. 3. 1) and the variability of the curve, as measured by the second integral. Both integrals are taken over the range of the parameter t, in this case from 11 to 35. If λ = 0 then the curve mλ (t) is equal to the sample mean curve Y¯ (t).
There is no suggestion in this plot of a cluster of high-crime individuals even though there is a long tail in the distribution. However, there does appear to be a preponderance of cases near the upper boundary of the plotted points toward the left of the picture. These are all individuals with low adult crime rates and with nearly the maximum possible desistance for their adult crime scores. 7 × (Desistance score) − (Adult score) + 8. 10. 7 in the deﬁnition of HDLA was chosen to make the boundary at the top of this plot horizontal.
Deﬁne the n × m matrix B to have elements Bij = βj (ti ), so that if the coeﬃcient vector is ξ then the vector of values at the evaluation points is Bξ. 36 2. 1 If there are no more basis functions than evaluation points, so that m ≤ n, then we can ﬁt the basis functions by least squares, to minimize the sum of squares of deviations between xk and j ξj βj (tk ). By standard statistical least squares theory, setting ξ = (B B)−1 B x will then specify the coeﬃcients completely. If m = n the resulting expansion x(t) = j ξj βj (t) will interpolate the values xi exactly, whereas if m < n the expansion will be a smoothed version of the original data.