Investment portfolio classification

Our methodological approach to classify UK Research and Innovation's (UKRI) investment portfolio using a sentence transformer.



The implementation of a sentence transformer to classify UKRI awards (PDF)

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UKRI as a funder is increasingly being asked to classify awards based on research content rather than the pre-existing classifications based on project title and abstract.

This publication sets out how we have developed a sentence transformer to help classify our portfolio and service these requests.

It is a step-by-step guide detailing the implementation of the sentence transformer algorithm (including underlying code) so anyone can apply this to their datasets.

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