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LVQ - Learning Vector Quantization


32 bit 64 bit (32/64 bit only for executable) (315 kb) (454 kb) GNU/Linux executables (226 kb) (235 kb) Windows console executables (187 kb) lvq.tar.gz (160 kb) C sources, package version 2.1 (2014.10.24)

Note: The table package contains some auxiliary programs for preprocessing the data files.


LVQ is a set of programs to learn a vector quantization (a precursor of self-organizing maps) and to execute it for new data.

Note that these programs will eventually be superseded by extended clustering programs, which already contain a learning vector quantization mode.

If you have trouble executing the programs on Microsoft Windows, check whether you have the Microsoft Visual C++ Redistributable Packages for Visual Studio 2015 installed, as the library was compiled with Microsoft Visual Studio 2015.

An introduction to neural networks and learning vector quantization in particular can be found in: