Multi-label classification method based on extreme learning machines

Abstract

In this paper, an Extreme Learning Machine (ELM) based technique for Multi-label classification problems is proposed and discussed. In multi-label classification, each of the input data samples belongs to one or more than one class labels. The traditional binary and multi-class classification problems are the subset of the multi-label problem with the number of labels corresponding to each sample limited to one. The proposed ELM based multi-label classification technique is evaluated with six different benchmark multi-label datasets from different domains such as multimedia, text and biology. A detailed comparison of the results is made by comparing the proposed method with the results from nine state of the arts techniques for five different evaluation metrics. The nine methods are chosen from different categories of multi-label methods. The comparative results shows that the proposed Extreme Learning Machine based multi-label classification technique is a better alternative than the existing state of the art methods for multi-label problems.

DOI: 10.1109/ICARCV.2014.7064375

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@article{Venkatesan2014MultilabelCM, title={Multi-label classification method based on extreme learning machines}, author={Rajasekar Venkatesan and Meng Joo Er}, journal={2014 13th International Conference on Control Automation Robotics & Vision (ICARCV)}, year={2014}, pages={619-624} }