A Novel Framework for Semantic Oriented Abstractive Text Summarization

  • N. Moratanch Research Scholar, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, College of Engineering, Anna University, Chennai
  • S. Chitrakala Professor, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, College of Engineering, Anna University, Chennai
Keywords: Abstractive Summarization, Predicate Sense Disambiguation, Semantic Role Labelling, Genetic algorithm, Language generation


Internet continues to be the most communal of all the mass media turning information content from being scarce to superabundant that is evidenced by its increase tenfold every five years. A powerful text summarizer can aid in balancing this overload but generating quality summaries of the target content thereby reducing time and effort to mine the required information. The proposed system aims is to develop a Semantic Oriented Abstractive Summarization to generate abstractive summaries with increased readability and qualitative content. The contribution of our works are Joint Model Predicate Sense Disambiguation and Semantic Role Labelling termed as Joint (PSD+SRL) is proposed to better capture the semantic representation of text. The content selection involves semantic based content selection and feature extraction are selected by Genetic Algorithm. The proposed system can be very useful for the students who want to read a whole book in a short time. Our experimental study is carried out using DUC, a typical corpus for text summarization.


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Author Biographies

N. Moratanch, Research Scholar, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, College of Engineering, Anna University, Chennai

N. Moratanch is currently pursuing Ph.D. in Anna University, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India. She has published 4 IEEE papers in International Conferences and one book chapter in Springer. Area of interest towards Data Mining, Natural Language Processing, Information Retrieval and Deep Learning.

S. Chitrakala, Professor, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, College of Engineering, Anna University, Chennai

S. Chitrakala is a Professor, Department of Computer Science and Engineering at Anna University, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India. Her research interests include data mining, computer vision, artificial intelligence, web information retrieval and natural language processing, text mining, specifically application of statistical and NLP techniques in big data. Her research contributions have culminated in 108 publications which include 43 international journals and 65 international conferences. She is the reviewer for various journals and international conferences. She is a life member of CSI and life member of Indian Society of Technical Education ISTE, New Delhi.


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