BengaliGeonames

Bengali Classification of Geonames for Bengali Geowordnet

What is Bengali Geonames?

This project is a thesis project of AIUB. The purpose of this project is to integrate Geonames with Wordnet and provide API support for words of Bengali language.

Foundation of Bengali Research

The Classification of Bengali Geonames opens the door to further areas of research using Bengali Language. This classfication provides the foundational terminologies for further research into Bengali Geowordnet.

Inter-University Collaboration

This research was conducted under the supervision of experts in linguistics, geography, adminsitration and computer science.

Classification of 98.8% terms with more than 80% accuracy.

Almost all the topological features have been classified in Bengali language with an accuracy of above 80%.

Our Team

Our team invloved people from various stages of research. Our team was led by Dr. Tabin Hasan. Along with the supervisor, four members of the team worked in this project to make it work.

Tabin Hasan

Tabin Hasan

Associate Professor, AIUB

Dr. Tabin Hasan is an Associate Professor at American International University-Bangladesh (AIUB). He is spearheading the research on HCI at AIUB.

Farhan Ar Rafi

Farhan Ar Rafi

Software Enginner, BJIT Limited

Farhan is a Software Engineer from Dhaka, Bangladesh.

SK Golam Mohammad Hasnain

SK Golam Mohammad Hasnain

Software Enginner, BJIT Limited

Hasnain is a Software Engineer at BJIT Group.

Humaira Baker

Humaira Baker

Graduate Student

Humaira is a graduate student from American International University-Bangladesh.

Data for download

Bengali Geonames Classification

The classification was the principle output of our reaserch.It can be downloaded using the links below. By downloading the data, you are agreeing to the license below.

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Sample Classification Data

We have prepared a sample dataset with 5000 location entries of Bangladesh from geonames and classified them according to our Bengali Geonames classification. You may download the data using the links below. By downloading the data, you are agreeing to the license. below.

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License

MIT License
Copyright (c) 2018 Farhan Ar Rafi

Permission is hereby granted, free of charge, to any person obtaining a copy of this software and associated documentation files (the "Software"), to deal in the Software without restriction, including without limitation the rights to use, copy, modify, merge, publish, distribute, sublicense, and/or sell copies of the Software, and to permit persons to whom the Software is furnished to do so, subject to the following conditions: The above copyright notice and this permission notice shall be included in all copies or substantial portions of the Software.
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Contact

If you have any queries regarding our research, you may contact the maintainer of this page.

We would love to address any of your queries.

Please mail us at the email address - farhanarrafi at gmail dot com. We will try to adress your queries at my earliest convinence.

Farhan Ar Rafi
Software Engineer, BJIT Limted

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