Partitional Clustering Experiments with News Documents

  • Arantza Casillas
  • Mayte de González Lena
  • Raquel Martínez
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 2588)


We have carried out experiments in clustering a news corpus. In these experiments we have used two partitional methods varying two different parameters of the clustering tool. In addition,we have worked with the whole document (news)and with representative parts of the document. We have obtained good results working with a representative part of the document. The experiments have been carried out with news in Spanish and Basque in order to compare the results in both languages.


Cluster Solution Partitional Method Document Cluster Cluster Tool Representative Part 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Arantza Casillas
    • 1
  • Mayte de González Lena
    • 2
  • Raquel Martínez
    • 2
  1. Electricidad y Electrónica, Facultad de CienciasUniversidad del País VascoSpain
  2. 2.Escuela Superior de CC.Experimentales y TecnologíaUniversidad Rey Juan CarlosSpain

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