Latent Semantic Variable Models

Posted in Science on July 21, 2008


Latent Semantic Variable Models

In the context of information retrieval and natural language processing, latent variable models are quite useful in modeling and discovering hidden structure that often leads to "semantic" data representations. This talk will provide an overview of the most popular approaches and discuss the range of possible applications for such models, including language modeling, ad hoc retrieval, text categorization and collaborative filtering.

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