Re: [R] hierarhical cluster analysis of groups of vectors

From: Rafael Duarte <>
Date: Tue, 29 May 2007 10:51:11 +0100

It seems that you have already groups defined. Discriminant analysis would probably be more appropriate for what you want. Best regards,
Rafael Duarte

Anders Malmendal wrote:

>I want to do hierarchical cluster analysis to compare 10 groups of
>vectors with five vectors in each group (i.e. I want to make a dendogram
>showing the clustering of the different groups). I've looked into using
>dist and hclust, but cannot see how to compare the different groups
>instead of the individual vectors. I am thankful for any help.
> mailing list
>PLEASE do read the posting guide
>and provide commented, minimal, self-contained, reproducible code.

Rafael Duarte
Marine Resources Department - DRM
IPIMAR -  National Research Institute for Agriculture and Fisheries
Av. Brasília, 1449-006 Lisbon  -  Portugal
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