Moving archetypes

Adele Cutler, Emily Stone

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We introduce a variation of the statistical method archetypal analysis (Cutler and Breiman, 1994) that tracks moving structures, such as traveling waves or solitons, in a data set. By using this method the traveling part of the motion is separated from the stationary (or semi-stationary) pattern.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1-16
Number of pages16
JournalPhysica D: Nonlinear Phenomena
Issue number1
StatePublished - 1997


  • Archetypal analysis
  • Archetypes
  • Coherent structures
  • Dynamical systems
  • Principal components


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