Affective Computing and Sentiment Analysis

  title={Affective Computing and Sentiment Analysis},
  author={E. Cambria},
  journal={IEEE Intelligent Systems},
  • E. Cambria
  • Published 1 March 2016
  • Computer Science
  • IEEE Intelligent Systems
Understanding emotions is an important aspect of personal development and growth, and as such it is a key tile for the emulation of human intelligence. Besides being important for the advancement of AI, emotion processing is also important for the closely related task of polarity detection. The opportunity to automatically capture the general public's sentiments about social events, political movements, marketing campaigns, and product preferences has raised interest in both the scientific… 

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