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Approach for visualizing research trends: three-dimensional visualization of documents and analysis of relative vitalization
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  • Journal title : International Journal of Contents
  • Volume 10, Issue 1,  2014, pp.29-35
  • Publisher : The Korea Contents Association
  • DOI : 10.5392/IJoC.2014.10.1.029
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Approach for visualizing research trends: three-dimensional visualization of documents and analysis of relative vitalization
Yea, Sang-Jun; Kim, Chul;
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This paper proposes an approach for visualizing research trends using theme maps and extra information. The proposed algorithm includes the following steps. First, text mining is used to construct a vector space of keywords. Second, correspondence analysis is employed to reduce high-dimensionality and to express relationships between documents and keywords. Third, kernel density estimation is applied in order to generate three-dimensional data that can show the concentration of the set of documents. Fourth, a cartographical concept is adapted for visualizing research trends. Finally, relative vitalization information is provided for more accurate research trend analysis. The algorithm of the proposed approach is tested using papers about Traditional Korean Medicine.
Research Trend Visualization;Information Visualization;Vitalization Analysis;Theme Map;
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