# Italian contributions on some recent research topics in cluster analysis

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https://doi.org/10.6092/issn.1973-2201/3647## Abstract

The paper presents a selective view of the issues that are attracting the interest of Italian statisticians working on clustering methods and applications. It does not aim at providing a comprehensive overview of the wealth of methods developed in Italy on the selected topics: indeed, it focuses on methods dealing with quantitative data and, in this context, only on the most recent literature. The*fil rouge*is given by the developments which have been inspired in quantitative data clustering by the complex nature of the data nowadays arising in a broad range of applications.

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