Support Vector Regression for Determination of Minimum Zone

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Chakguy Prakasvudhisarn

Industrial Engineering Program, Sirindhorn International Institute of Technology, Thammasat University, Pathumthani, Thailand

Theodore B. Trafalis, Shivakumar Raman

School of Industrial Engineering, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK 73019

J. Manuf. Sci. Eng 125(4), 736-739 (Nov 11, 2003) (4 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1596572 History: Received February 01, 2003; Online November 11, 2003
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Grahic Jump Location
Minimum enclosing zone straightness using SVR
Grahic Jump Location
Specifying flatness (Source: ASME Y14.5M-1994, 1)



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