Italian contributions on some recent research topics in cluster analysis

DANIELA GIOVANNA CALÒ
The paper presents a selective view of the issues that are attracting the interest of Italian statisticians working on clustering methods and applications. It does not aim at providing a comprehensive overview of the wealth of methods developed in Italy on the selected topics: indeed, it focuses on methods dealing with quantitative data and, in this context, only on the most recent literature. The fil rouge is given by the developments which have been inspired...