Parametric Representation of Paragraphs and Their Classification

  • Dinabandhu BhandariEmail author
  • Partha Sarathi Ghosh
Part of the Smart Innovation, Systems and Technologies book series (SIST, volume 27)


Automatic paragraph classification is an important task in the field of information retrieval and digital publication. The work presents a novel approach to represent a paragraph of a document using a set of parameters extracted from it and a methodology has been proposed based on multi layer perceptron in designing an automatic paragraph classifier. The proposed framework has been tested on large industrial data and found improved performance compare to conventional rule based approach.


Text Classification Information Retrieval Machine Intelligence Multi Layer Perceptron 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Information TechnologyHeritage Institute of TechnologyKolkataIndia
  2. 2.Wipro TechnologiesKolkataIndia

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