Master of Science in Computer Science
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Kazem Taghva, Chair
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Graduate Faculty Representative
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Automated stemming is the process of reducing words to their roots. The stemmed words are typically used to overcome the mismatch problems associated with text searching.
In this thesis, we report on the various methods developed for stemming. In particular, we show the effectiveness of n-gram stemming methods on a collection of documents.
Computational linguistics; English language — Data processing; English language — Roots; Natural language processing (Computer science)
Computational Linguistics | Computer Engineering | Library and Information Science
University of Nevada, Las Vegas
Kodimala, Savitha, "Study of stemming algorithms" (2010). UNLV Theses, Dissertations, Professional Papers, and Capstones. 754.
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