Principal Machine Learning Developer, SAS
Prior to his retirement, Padraic Neville was a Principal Research Statistician Developer at SAS. He developed the decision tree and boosting procedures in SAS Enterprise Miner and the high-performance procedure HPFOREST. In 1984, Padraic produced the first commercial release of the Classification and Regression Trees software by Breiman, Friedman, Olshen, and Stone. He taught decision trees at the Joint Statistical Meetings and his research pursued better insight and prediction with multiple trees.
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Decision Trees for Analytics Using SAS® Enterprise Miner™
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- Ron Klimberg, PhD, is a professor at the Haub School of Business at Saint Joseph's University in Philadelphia, PA.
- Dr. Sandeep Menon is currently the Vice President and Head of the Statistical Research and Consulting Center at Pfizer Inc. and also holds adjunct faculty positions at Boston University and Tufts University School of Medicine.