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Low-rank matrix approximation with SVD – Part 2

In part-1 we have revising the internal workings of singular value decomposition.  Here in part 2 lets see the practical usage of SVD. All source code and corpus used in this excise can be found on my github-Account. Singular value decomposition (SVD) has a wide range of usage in the statistical study however it is more […]

Plagiarism Detector

Objective: Is to build a simple application to detect plagiarism among the corpus. Assumption: Cosine relation.                    V . W cos A  =    —————                  ||V|| ||w|| between the document vector coordinate will help in fining the similarity values between the documents. Observation and legends: In order to build the Model create Term Document Matrix […]

Latent Semantic Analysis – Part 2

Preface In  Latent Semantic Analysis – Part 1  i have covered procedure for building Term Document Matrix (TDM) as it is a prerequisite for building LSI model . Now lets see how this TDM is supplied to SVD to obtain U , S, and V matrices. Objective To build a Latent Semantic Analysis (LSA) model […]

Latent Semantic Analysis – Part 1

Objective To build a Latent Semantic Analysis (LSA) model to find statistical synonyms of a word from a huge corpus. Preliminary objective of this post is to build Term Document Matrix (TDM) as it is a prerequisite for building LSI model ; So lets first see how to construct TDM. Observation and legends: In order […]

Single Value Decomposition

Objective: Is to decompress the image  using SVD (SINGLE VALUE DECOMPOSITION) and study the observation. Assumption: Single value decomposition: decompose the bigger matrix into smaller. Image of size M x N (M cross N) can be consider as bigger matrix and using SVD we can decompose that into further smaller matrix hence decomposing of image […]