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Review of Clustering Techniques for Finding the Similarity in Articles

by Usha Rani, Shashank Sahu
International Journal of Computer Applications
Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA
Volume 155 - Number 6
Year of Publication: 2016
Authors: Usha Rani, Shashank Sahu

Usha Rani, Shashank Sahu . Review of Clustering Techniques for Finding the Similarity in Articles. International Journal of Computer Applications. 155, 6 ( Dec 2016), 32-35. DOI=10.5120/ijca2016912329

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author = { Usha Rani, Shashank Sahu },
title = { Review of Clustering Techniques for Finding the Similarity in Articles },
journal = { International Journal of Computer Applications },
issue_date = { Dec 2016 },
volume = { 155 },
number = { 6 },
month = { Dec },
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issn = { 0975-8887 },
pages = { 32-35 },
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Clustering is an important technique in data mining. It is a technique in which grouping of item taken place into the clusters in such a way that items of same cluster have more similarity than the items into another cluster, but is very dissimilar to the item in other clusters. The aim of document clustering is to make a set of clusters of given documents in such a way that document of each cluster have more similarity than the documents of other clusters. This paper reviews various techniques of clustering which can be divided mainly into two groups that are hierarchical and partitional clustering.

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Index Terms

Computer Science
Information Sciences


Clustering Hierarchical clustering Partitional clustering.