Entries tagged with Ramakrishnan Srikant

2006 SIGKDD Innovation Award: Dr. Ramakrishnan Srikant

2006 SIGKDD Innovation Award: Dr. Ramakrishnan Srikant: 2006 SIGKDD Innovation Award Winner

Srikant identified novel pruning techniques and data structures that made the discovery of association rules feasible. He also generalized association rules along three orthogonal dimensions: discovering associations across different levels of a hierarchy over the items; discovering temporal associations ("sequential patterns"); and discovering associations over quantitative attributes. In each case, Srikant invented pruning techniques and data structures that kept the execution times practical.

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