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Project Title:
Deep learning and sentiment analysis
Supervisor:KWOK James Tin Yau
Project Description:Deep learning has emerged as one of the most powerful classes of artificial intelligence algorithms. In recent years, deep learning has made a number of breakthroughs on the automatic analysis and representation of human language. Sentiment analysis, in particular, tries to identify the opinions expressed in a piece of text, e.g., whether it is positive, negative, or neutral. In this project, you will implement and study the use of deep learning for sentiment analysis, such as the prediction of sentiment in financial news and blogs.
Course type: UROP1100 UROP2100 UROP3100 UROP4100 
Applicant's Roles:The student will implement and experiment with novel algorithms. Strong interest in machine learning and good programming skills are expected. 
Applicant's Learning Objectives:1) Understanding deep learning; 2) Understanding sentiment analysis; 3) Invent and implement new ideas related to machine learning and sentiment analysis. 
Complexity of the project:Challenging 

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