Unsupervised Text Classification Using Kohonen’s Self Organizing Network

  • Nirmalya Chowdhury
  • Diganta Saha
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 3406)


A text classification method using Kohonen’s Self Organizing Network is presented here. The proposed method can classify a set of text documents into a number of classes depending on their contents where the number of such classes is not known a priori. Text documents from various faculties of games are considered for experimentation. The method is found to provide satisfactory results for large size of data.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Nirmalya Chowdhury
    • 1
  • Diganta Saha
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Computer Science and EngineeringJadavpur UniversityKolkataIndia

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