# Distance metrics ¶

## Mahalanobis distance as a metric ¶

Mahalanobis distance may introduce some problems as a clustering metric, namely convergence problems. For more details see [Lap18] .

## References ¶

Itshak Lapidot. Convergence problems of mahalanobis distance-based k-means clustering. In Convergence problems of Mahalanobis distance-based k-means clustering , 1–5. 12 2018. doi:10.1109/ICSEE.2018.8646138 .