K-nearest neighbor classification

author: Antal van den Bosch, Meertens Institute
published: July 3, 2007,   recorded: July 2007,   views: 47848

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In this short animated video the k-nearest neighbor classifier is introduced with simple 3D visuals. A real-world application, word pronunciation, is used to exemplify how the classifier learns and classifies. The video features a synthesized voice over.

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Reviews and comments:

Comment1 Eugen, April 21, 2008 at 7:04 p.m.:

A very short(~3min) and succinct explanation of the k-nearest neighbour classifier. Very well made.

Comment2 yewei, May 23, 2008 at 2:15 p.m.:

clear and a beautiful work

Comment3 Zsíros Levente, March 13, 2009 at 12:59 p.m.:

Useful. I'm just learning this at the university.

Comment4 Giammarco, January 23, 2010 at 5:02 p.m.:

Extremely good video.

Comment5 sn, November 3, 2010 at 2:13 a.m.:

Thanks, very interesting, with real world example

Comment6 George, April 13, 2011 at 4:34 a.m.:


Comment7 sophia, February 23, 2012 at 12:38 p.m.:

Excellent resource

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