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Iterative majorizing rotation to orthogonal simple structure solution

Trendafilov, Nickolay (1996). Iterative majorizing rotation to orthogonal simple structure solution. Multivariate Behavioral Research, 31(3) pp. 271–287.

DOI (Digital Object Identifier) Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1207/s15327906mbr3103_1
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Abstract

An iterative process is proposed for obtaining an orthogonal simple structure solution. At each iteration step a target matrix is constructed, such that the relative contributions of the target majorize the original ones, factor by factor. The convergence of the procedure is proven. The algorithm is illustrated with several standard numerical examples. Simple structure solution is achieved for the Thurstone's 26-variable box problem.

Item Type: Journal Article
Copyright Holders: 1996 Psychology Press
ISSN: 1532-7906
Academic Unit/Department: Mathematics, Computing and Technology > Mathematics and Statistics
Item ID: 28350
Depositing User: Sarah Frain
Date Deposited: 15 Mar 2011 13:56
Last Modified: 02 Jan 2014 15:34
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/28350
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