A Lifelong Sentiment Classification Framework Based on a Close Domain Lifelong Topic Modeling Method

  • Thi-Cham Nguyen
  • Thi-Ngan PhamEmail author
  • Minh-Chau Nguyen
  • Tri-Thanh Nguyen
  • Quang-Thuy Ha
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 12033)


In lifelong machine learning, the determination of the hypotheses related to the current task is very meaningful thanks to the reduction of the space to look for the knowledge patterns supporting for solving the current task. However, there are few studies for this problem. In this paper, we propose the definitions for measuring the “close domains to the current domain”, and a lifelong sentiment classification method based on using the close domains for topic modeling the current domain. Experimental results on sentiment datasets of product reviews from show the promising performance of system and the effectiveness of our approach.


Close domain Lifelong topic modeling Close topic 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Vietnam National University, Hanoi (VNU), VNU-University of Engineering and Technology (UET)HanoiVietnam
  2. 2.Hai Phong University of Medicine and PharmacyHai PhongVietnam
  3. 3.The Vietnamese People’s Police AcademyHanoiVietnam
  4. 4.Japan Advanced Institution of Science and TechnologyNomiJapan

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