phylogenetics

Strategies of Effective Digitization of Commentaries and Sub-commentaries: Towards the Construction of Textual History

Harnessing Deep Cross-lingual Word Embeddings to Infer Accurate Phylogenetic Trees

Establishing language relatedness by inferring phylogenetic trees has been a topic of interest in the area of diachronic linguistics. However, existing methods face meaning conflation deficiency due to the usage of lexical similarity-based measures. …

Utilizing Word Embeddings based Features for Phylogenetic Tree Generation of Sanskrit Texts

Tracing the root of a text i.e., the original version of the text, by inferring phylogenetic trees has been a topic of interest in philological studies. However, existing methods face meaning conflation deficiency due to the usage of lexical …

An Introduction to the Textual History Tool

This paper describes a digital tool called the Textual History Tool in detail. This tool captures the historical evolution of a text through various temporal stages, and inter-related data culled from various types of related texts. This tool also …

Utilizing Wordnets for Cognate Detection among Indian Languages

Automatic Cognate Detection (ACD) is a challenging task which has been utilized to help NLP applications like Machine Translation, Information Retrieval and Computational Phylogenetics. Unidentified cognate pairs can pose a challenge to these …

Cognate Identification to improve Phylogenetic trees for Indian Languages