Year 2021, Volume 17 , Issue 2, Pages 137 - 143 2021-06-28

Identifying the authors of a given set of text is a well addressed and complicated task. It requires thorough knowledge of different authors’ writing styles and discriminating them. As the main contribution of this paper, we propose to perform this task using machine learning and deep learning methods, state-of-the-art algorithms, and methods used in numerous complex Natural Language Processing (NLP) problems. We used a text corpus of daily newspaper columns written by thirty authors to perform our experiments. The experimental results proved that document embeddings trained via neural network architecture achieve cutting edge accuracy in learning writing styles and identifying authors of given writings even though the dataset has a considerably unbalanced distribution. We represent our experimental results and outsource our codes for interested readers and natural language processing (NLP) enthusiasts as a GitHub repository. They can reproduce and confirm the results and modify them according to their own needs.
Natural Language Processing, Document Embeddings, Logistic Regression, Support Vector Machines, Author Identification
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Primary Language en
Subjects Engineering
Journal Section Articles

Orcid: 0000-0002-3227-348X
Author: Şükrü OZAN (Primary Author)
Institution: AdresGezgini AŞ Ar-Ge Merkezi
Country: Turkey

Author: Davut Emre TAŞAR
Institution: GarantiBBVA Teknoloji
Country: Turkey

Author: Umut ÖZDİL
Institution: AdresGezgini Inc. Research and Development Center,
Country: Turkey

Supporting Institution TÜBİTAK
Project Number 3190585
Thanks This work is a part of the project supported by the Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (TUBITAK) TEYDEB-1501 program under Project no 3190585, and named “General Purpose Chatbot Application That Can Produce Meaningful Dialog via Machine Learning Algorithms”.

Acceptance Date : May 3, 2021
Publication Date : June 28, 2021

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APA Ozan, Ş , Taşar, D , Özdil, U . (2021). Deep Feature Generation for Author Identification . Celal Bayar University Journal of Science , 17 (2) , 137-143 . DOI: 10.18466/cbayarfbe.846016
MLA Ozan, Ş , Taşar, D , Özdil, U . "Deep Feature Generation for Author Identification" . Celal Bayar University Journal of Science 17 (2021 ): 137-143 <>
Chicago Ozan, Ş , Taşar, D , Özdil, U . "Deep Feature Generation for Author Identification". Celal Bayar University Journal of Science 17 (2021 ): 137-143
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ISNAD Ozan, Şükrü , Taşar, Davut Emre , Özdil, Umut . "Deep Feature Generation for Author Identification". Celal Bayar University Journal of Science 17 / 2 (June 2021): 137-143 .
AMA Ozan Ş , Taşar D , Özdil U . Deep Feature Generation for Author Identification. CBUJOS. 2021; 17(2): 137-143.
Vancouver Ozan Ş , Taşar D , Özdil U . Deep Feature Generation for Author Identification. Celal Bayar University Journal of Science. 2021; 17(2): 137-143.
IEEE Ş. Ozan , D. Taşar and U. Özdil , "Deep Feature Generation for Author Identification", Celal Bayar University Journal of Science, vol. 17, no. 2, pp. 137-143, Jun. 2021, doi:10.18466/cbayarfbe.846016