International Journal of Education and Management Engineering(IJEME)

ISSN: 2305-3623 (Print), ISSN: 2305-8463 (Online)

Published By: MECS Press

IJEME Vol.8, No.4, Jul. 2018

Exploration of Various Clustering Algorithms for Text Mining

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Neha Garg, R.K. Gupta

Index Terms

Text Mining;Document Clustering;Partitioning Algorithms;Hierarchical Algorithms


Due to the current encroachments in technology and also sharp lessening of storage cost, huge extents of documents are being put away in repositories for future references. At the same time, it is time consuming as well as costly to recover the user intrigued documents, out of these gigantic accumulations. Searching of documents can be made more efficient and effective if documents are clustered on the premise of their contents. This article uncovers a comprehensive discussion on various clustering algorithm used in text mining alongside their merits, demerits and comparisons. Further, author has likewise examined the key challenges of clustering algorithms being used for effective clustering of documents.

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Neha Garg, R.K. Gupta,"Exploration of Various Clustering Algorithms for Text Mining", International Journal of Education and Management Engineering(IJEME), Vol.8, No.4, pp.10-18, 2018.DOI: 10.5815/ijeme.2018.04.02


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