A Survey On Current Techniques In Authorship Identification

  • Rajalekshmy K.D., Dr. S. Sheeja


Authorship Identification or Authorship Attribution is agrowing research area which is concerned with the identification of the real author of a disputed anonymous document from the characteristics of that document. This problem has a long history starting from the 19th century. But it has shown tremendous growth recently   by the widespread use of social media like twitter, facebook, instagram etc...These electronic texts use very concise messages with minimum number of words and emotions and are the hosting ground for various online crimes. Classical text classifiers use many linguistic features. There are various studies which use N-grams with high dimensionality for classification purposes. This paper discusses the word2vec representation for generatingword embeddings which preserve the semantic relationship between the words.