INTERPRETING DOCUMENT COLLECTIONS WITH TOPIC MODEL USING LATENT DIRICHLET ALLOCATION
Sri Vasavi College, Erode Self-Finance Wing, 3rd February 2017. National Conference on Computer and Communication, NCCC’17. International Journal of Computer Science (IJCS) Published by SK Research Group of Companies (SKRGC)
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Topic models come under the area of text mining and provide a way to analyse large text corpora. a topic contains a cluster of words with similar meaning. topics are created based on the strength of their use in analysis of large repositories of information. topic modeling can be used in various application areas like document clustering, text classification, characterizing core and distributed genes within a species, etc; there are a variety of models available for identifying topics in collection of large number of text documents. these methods are latent semantic analysis (lsa), probabilistic latent semantic analysis (plsa), latent dirichlet allocation (lda).this paper gives an overview of lda model and applies lda to sample corpora taken for study.
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