# scipy.cluster.hierarchy.maxRstat¶

scipy.cluster.hierarchy.maxRstat(Z, R, i)[source]

Returns the maximum statistic for each non-singleton cluster and its descendents.

Parameters: Z : array_like The hierarchical clustering encoded as a matrix. See linkage for more information. R : array_like The inconsistency matrix. i : int The column of R to use as the statistic. MR : ndarray Calculates the maximum statistic for the i’th column of the inconsistency matrix R for each non-singleton cluster node. MR[j] is the maximum over R[Q(j)-n, i] where Q(j) the set of all node ids corresponding to nodes below and including j.

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