Clustering View-Segmented Documents via Tensor Modeling

  • Salvatore Romeo
  • Andrea Tagarelli
  • Dino Ienco
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 8502)


We propose a clustering framework for view-segmented documents, i.e., relatively long documents made up of smaller fragments that can be provided according to a target set of views or aspects. The framework is designed to exploit a view-based document segmentation into a third-order tensor model, whose decomposition result would enable any standard document clustering algorithm to better reflect the multi-faceted nature of the documents. Experimental results on document collections featuring paragraph-based, metadata-based, or user-driven views have shown the significance of the proposed approach, highlighting performance improvement in the document clustering task.


Document Collection Normalize Mutual Information Document Cluster Tensor Model Tensor Decomposition 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Salvatore Romeo
    • 1
  • Andrea Tagarelli
    • 1
  • Dino Ienco
    • 2
  1. 1.DIMESUniversity of CalabriaItaly
  2. 2.IRSTEAMontpellierFrance

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