Classification of Combat Wheeled Vehicles Using Cluster Analysis Methods


  • Victor Golub The National Defence University of Ukraine named after Ivan Cherniakhovskyi
  • Volodymyr Kurban The National Defence University of Ukraine named after Ivan Cherniakhovskyi
  • Sviatoslav Sedov The National Defence University of Ukraine named after Ivan Cherniakhovskyi
  • Gennadii Golub The National University of Life and Environmental Sciences of Ukraine



complete link method, dendrogram, single link method, Ward’s method, weighted centroid localization method


The functionality and purpose of combat wheeled vehicles (CWV) models are determined by both the requirements of the armed forces and the financial and technical capabilities of military equipment manufacturers. This leads to a discrepancy between the technical characteristics of the CWV model and its combat purpose. For the classification of CWV, an approach is proposed that consists of using generalized indicators that characterize the combat properties of CWV models, which allows establishing a correspondence between the technical characteristics of CWV models and their functional purpose, provides an opportunity to develop rational protection options and to justify specific technical solutions to increase the level of survivability of CWV models within groups.


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How to Cite

Golub, V., Kurban, V., Sedov, S., & Golub, G. (2022). Classification of Combat Wheeled Vehicles Using Cluster Analysis Methods. Advances in Military Technology, 17(1), 5–16.



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