Refining Research Citations through Context Analysis

  • G. S. Mahalakshmi
  • S. Sendhilkumar
  • S. Dilip Sam
Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 182)


With the impact of both the authors of scientific articles and also scientific publications depending upon citation count, citations play a decisive role in the ranking of both researchers and journals. In this paper, we propose a model to refine the citations in a research article verifying the authenticity of the citation. This model will help to eliminate author-centric and outlier citations thereby refining the citation count of research articles.


Impact Factor Semantic Similarity Latent Dirichlet Allocation Citation Count Sentiment Analysis 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • G. S. Mahalakshmi
    • 1
  • S. Sendhilkumar
    • 2
  • S. Dilip Sam
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Computer Science & EngineeringAnna UniversityChennaiIndia
  2. 2.Department of Information Science & TechnologyAnna UniversityChennaiIndia

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