By Bernhard Ganter, Sergei Obiedkov
This is the 1st textbook on characteristic exploration, its concept, its algorithms forapplications, and a few of its many attainable generalizations. characteristic explorationis invaluable for buying based wisdom via an interactive method, byasking queries to knowledgeable. Generalizations that deal with incomplete, defective, orimprecise information are mentioned, however the concentration lies on wisdom extraction from areliable details source.The strategy is predicated on Formal suggestion research, a mathematical thought ofconcepts and notion hierarchies, and makes use of its expressive diagrams. The presentationis self-contained. It offers an advent to Formal notion Analysiswith emphasis on its skill to derive algebraic buildings from qualitative data,which may be represented in significant and targeted graphics.