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Latent Dirichlet Allocation (LDA) is an algorithm in the field of topic modeling.

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Calculating optimal number of topics for topic modeling (LDA)

am going to do topic modeling via LDA. I run my commands to see the optimal number of topics. The output was as follows: It is a bit different from any other plots that I have ever seen. Do you think ...
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What does updated alpha mean in LDA model?

I'm trying to understand LDA model by reading through implementations of the algorithm. Many implementations update alpha during training iterations with codes like: ...
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python kfda - methods fit and score

I'm struggling with my project, based on kfda package. The Code is here. ...
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Implementation of LDA (Latent Dirichlet Allocation) for classification tasks

Until now I have used LDA only for topic modelling. I would like to know which is the simplest implementation of LDA algorithm for classification tasks.
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How to construct the document-topic matrix using the word-topic and topic-word matrix calculated using Latent Dirichlet Allocation?

How to construct the document-topic matrix using the word-topic and topic-word matrix calculated using Latent Dirichlet Allocation? I can not seem to find it anywhere, even not from the author of LDA, ...
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extract document topic vectors from lda model

how can I extract document-topic matrix from LDA model and use it as input features an svm classifier? I am using gensim for implementation
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How does LDA model do inference on new documents?

Through Latent Dirichlet Allocation (LDA) one can learn topics from texts. The trained topic model can then be used on unseen data to infer to what extent each of the learned topics are represented in ...
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K-means and LDA for text classification

I hope to explain in a clear way what I would like to do. I have more than 50000 tweets and I would like to add some labels on topics. So I have used LDA for doing this. I have also used k-means to ...
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How to map topic to a document after topic modeling is done with LDA

Is there any way I can map generated topic from LDA to the list of documents and identify to which topic it belongs to ? I am interested in clustering documents using unsupervised learning and ...
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How to Combine tfidf with LSTM in keras?

I am classifying emails as spam or ham using LSTM and some of its modified form(by adding constitutional layer at the end). For converting documents into vectors I am using ...
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Best measure to indicate quality of LDA model

On my corpora, I am running LDA with different settings (I experiment with different number of topics, different different ngrams and TFIDF or regular BOW). Now, I want to rank these setups to select ...
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Which tool is good to collect tweets on 50 keywords over the last 5 years and then analyze them with the LDA algorithm or sentiment analysis?

I want to find tweets from the last 5 years to a topic. For this I decide for 50 Keywords (related to the main topic), where I want to find data on Twitter. I want to find out how the trend on the ...
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Self-supervised learning for automatic labeling of data using LDA and Word2Vec

I am trying to implement this paper A Brand-New Look at You: Predicting Brand Personality in Social Media Networks with Machine Learning for labeling Twitter data of brands with a corresponding brand ...
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Latent Dirichlet Allocation vs Hierarchical Dirichlet Process

Latent Dirichlet Allocation (LDA) and Hierarchical Dirichlet Process (HDP) are both topic modeling processes. The major difference is LDA requires the specification of the number of topics, and HDP ...
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Can I do incremental learning with the sklearn implementation of Linear Discriminant Analysis

I have a large number of pictures that I would like to use LDA on. However, it requires too much memory, so I was wondering if it would be possible to make the learning incremental, using a sklearn ...
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Which algorithm should I choose and why?

My friend was reading a textbook and had this question: Suppose that you observe $(X_1,Y_1),...,(X_{100}Y_{100})$, which you assume to be i.i.d. copies of a random pair $(X,Y)$ taking values in $\...
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How to identify text similarity based on training data?

I have a set of documents (1 to 11) for which the labeling is done. Lets Assume: ...
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Apply Labeled LDA on large data

I'm using a dataset contains about 1.5M document. Each document comes with some keywords describing the topics of this document(Thus multi-labelled). Each document belongs to some authors(not just one ...
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Tweet Classification into topics- What to do with data

Good evening, First of all, I want to apologize if the title is misleading. I have a dataset made of around 60000 tweets, their date and time as well as the username. I need to classify them into ...
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Keep retweets during topic-modelling [duplicate]

I got a dataset made out of tweets and I need to classify them into topics. For topic modelling with LDA I have cleaned out the dataset (removing stopwords, mentions, symbols, etc). Do I need to ...
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Memory error - Hierarchical Dirichlet Process, HDP gensim

I am running Hierarchical Dirichlet Process, HDP using gensim in Python but as my corpus is too large it is throwing me following error: ...
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Use KL divergence to label topics from LDA

I have used sklearn's sklearn.decomposition.LatentDirichletAllocation module to model 10 topics in a set of documents. I have also used the same on a reference text (1 document) and obtained a 1 topic ...
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Trying to use term document matrix as input to orange 3

I have a CSV file that has tokens as columns and documents as rows, where the rest of the cells are ints that represent term frequency. I'm trying to use this as input into Orange 3, but Orange 3 ...
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Clustering of documents using the topics derived from Latent Dirichlet Allocation

I want to use Latent Dirichlet Allocation for a project and I am using Python with the gensim library. After finding the topics I would like to cluster the documents using an algorithm such as k-means(...
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Are LDA clusters identical across different runs?

for a given corpus are the Latent Dirichlet Allocation clusters for it is unique in general? How about the gensim multi-process implementation of LDA? are there ...
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What is the objective function that Latent Dirichlet Allocation (LDA) minimizes? [closed]

Latent Dirichlet Allocation (LDA) is a generative model which produces a list of topics. Each topic is represented by a distribution over words. Questions: What is the objective function that it ...
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why the accuracy of LDA model is always changing and also is high

Let’s explain the whole goal firstly, then go through the question. I am using topic modeling like LAtent Dirichlet Allocation and NMF to extract the topic from a collection of documents. My dataset ...
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Text Analysis : Recommendation to identify cause of loss from claim narrative documents

I am trying to analyze auto claims narrative documents which contain description about the accident usually free text written by claims executives. Is there a nlp technique I could use to identify ...
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BERT: it is possible to use it for topic modeling?

I'm struggling to understand which are the full capabilities of BERT: it is possible to make topic modeling of text, like the one we can achieve with LDA?
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Dealing with high dimensionality datasets

I have data of dimensionality (25000, 100, 500) i.e. 25000 rows each consisting of a 2 dimensional 100 X 500 matrix. Currently I am only applying CNN for ...
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TF-IDF for Topic Modeling

Can TF-IDF be used a sole method for Topic Modeling ? (I know there are better methods like LDA , LSA etc) I just want to understand if TF-IDF alone can help us in Topic modeling . If yes , can ...
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How to choose threshold for gensim Phrases when generating bigrams?

I'm generating bigrams with from gensim.models.phrases, which I'll use downstream with TF-IDF and/or gensim.LDA ...
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Online vs Batch Learning in Latent Dirichlet Allocation using Scikit Learn

Reference I'm looking at the LDA algorithm from Scikit Learn for topic modeling. Can someone tell me how the 'online' method of learning works vs the 'batch' method of learning? Also, what is learning ...
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How can I run Labeled LDA over one textual document?

I have 200K tweets and I already a applied the LDA (Latent Dirichlet Allocation) algorithm using Gensim python library. And now I need to apply over them the labeled/supervised LDA. Can any one help ...
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Difference between LDA and Naive Bayes

LDA: linear discriminant analysis Suppose we have a classification problem. I understand that the data can be such that the features may have discrete values or continuous values. Suppose our data ...
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k-means and LDA for text classification: how to test accuracy?

I have many tweets that I would like classify based on their similarity. Unfortunately I am not quite familiar with text-classification and nlp, so I had to read a lot of documents before having an ...
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Intuition of LDA

Can anyone explain how the LDA-topic model assigns words to topics? I understand the generative property of the LDA model but how does the model recognize that "Labrador" and "dog" are similar words/ ...
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Topic alignment / topic modelling

What is the most efficient method for detecting whether the article is mostly about a specific topic, but without lots of data for training? My task is to determine how much a document is e.g. about ...
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Meaning of axes in Linear Discrimination Analysis

Looking at the LDA of the Iris Dataset, which looks like this: It's understandable that the 3 types of flowers have succesfuly been seperated into categories, with versicolor and virginica slightly ...
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How effective would this pseudo-LDA2Vec implementation be?

For my site I'm working on a chat recommender that would recommend chats to users. Each chat has a title and description and my corpus is composed of many of these title and description documents. I ...
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Getting uniform distribution over topics from gensim's LDA?

I am trying to learn topics distribution for each document in a corpus. I have term-document matrix (sparse matrix of dim: num_terms * no_docs) as input to the LDA model (with num_topics=100) and ...
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why does adding an LDA document vector with a word2vec word vector work well in LDA2vec?

In LDA the document weight vector represents the "weights" of each topic in the document. I think it's also valid to say, each row in the document vector corresponds to a word in the document, the ...
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How to perform topic modelling on query search results

How can I model topics in the results returned by a search engine with higher weightage to documents ranked higher in the result set? The use case that I am looking at involves extracting the most ...
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What does online learning mean in Topic modeling (LDA) - Gensim

I came across this line in the Gensim Documentation- Gensim LDA - "The model can also be updated with new documents for online training." So my assumption on what it means is - 'Once we have a ...
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Reaching 100% accurray in Data Mining

I am currently working with Topic Models, especially LDA, and now I am asking myself if it's possible to reach total accurracy regarding the results. If I insepct the results of my Topic Model, the ...
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scikit-learn - Should I fit model with TF or TF-IDF?

I am trying to find out the best way to fit different probabilistic models (like Latent Dirichlet Allocation, Non-negative Matrix Factorization, etc) on sklearn (Python). Looking at the example in ...
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Flexible Discriminant Analysis

I am studying the book "Elements of Statistical Learning". In chapter 12 it is given about the Generalized Linear Discriminant Analysis. In one of its section it is about Flexible Discriminant ...
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how to do topic modeling on very huge data?

When i come to know that gensim is useful library for topic modeling, I tried it on my huge amount of document. It works well only if the dictionary size is to be fix. In my case i have each and every ...
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Topic modelling on only 24 documents gives the same “topic” for any K

Description: I have 24 documents, each one of around 2.5K tokens. They are public speeches. My text preprocessing pipeline is a generic one, including punctuation removal, expansion of English ...