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l1 generative implementation with liblbfgs (owl-qn)
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"L1 SAGE": a BOW text model that assumes words are generated as log-linear
sparse additive combinations of their documents' metadata features.
x = word counts in a doc
y = doc's (non-textual, metadata) feature a.k.a. covariate vector
Both x and y are observed.
p(x | y) = (1/Z) exp(beta + y*gamma)
p(x_w | y) = (1/Z) exp(beta_w + y'gamma_{.,w})
where every gamma_{k,w} ~ Laplace(1/lambda)
beta (V): background log-probs (set to empirical corpus MLE)
gamma (KxV): per-feature weights across word vocabulary
If y is one-hot, it's a single-membership multiclass model, similar to
Multinomial NB except with a shared background component. If y is not one-hot,
it's more interesting: for example, multiple covariate-lexical effects can be
present at once.
Similar to Eisenstein's "SAGE" model, except uses L1 regularization or MAP
estimation, instead of VB under a different hierarchical model. See also
Taddy's "inverse regression" model. This implmentation uses OWL-QN, via
PyLibLBFGS, for the convex optimization training.
# initialized from katie's codebase:
from __future__ import division, print_function
import time, json, glob, sys
import numpy as np
from scipy.misc import logsumexp
from lbfgs import LBFGS, LBFGSError, fmin_lbfgs
#for the pylbfgs package
def nll_and_grad(gamma, grad, beta, trainX, trainY):
gamma:: the "corruption" vectors (class-specific vector), size KxV
grad:: gradient of gamma, also KxV. This will be zerod and mutated.
beta:: background logprobs (weights)
assert grad.shape == gamma.shape
K, V = gamma.shape
D = trainY.shape[0]
assert D != V, "stupid limitation sorry"
assert beta.shape == (V,)
assert np.all(np.isfinite(beta)), "bad beta"
assert np.all(np.isfinite(gamma)), "bad gamma"
# pyliblbfgs wants 'grad' updated in-place.
# need to zero it out before incrementally adding in-place.
# precompute unnormalized LMs for every doc as one big dense matrix
# we could do minibatches instead to save memory.
doc_lprobs = gamma )
assert doc_lprobs.shape == (D,V)
doc_lprobs += beta ## should broadcast to every row.
# could use logsumexp(axis) to batch this?
ll = 0.0
for i in xrange(D):
w_lprobs = doc_lprobs[i] - logsumexp(doc_lprobs[i])
w_probs = np.exp(w_lprobs)
doclen = np.sum(trainX[i])
assert np.all(np.isfinite(w_lprobs))
ll += trainX[i].dot(w_lprobs)
# dl/gamma_{j,w} = y_j (x_w - doclen*p(w | y))
wordpred = doclen * w_probs
residvec = trainX[i] - wordpred
assert residvec.shape == (V,)
grad += np.outer(trainY[i], residvec)
# same as:
# for k in xrange(K): grad[k] += trainY[i,k] * residvec
#switch to negative for minimization. note this is INPLACE mutation
grad *= -1.0
return -ll
def progress(weights, grad, fx, xnorm, gnorm, step, k, num_eval, *args):
print("iter {k} linestep {step} nnz {nnz} nll {fx} weight,grad norms {xnorm} {gnorm}".format(nnz=np.sum(weights!=0), **locals()))
# return non-zero to stop the optimizer? or is this buggy?
# if k>5: return -1
return 0
def train(trainX, trainY, l1_penalty=1e-5, epsilon=1e-3, delta=1e-3, verbose=True):
trainX (D,V): for each doc, vector of word counts
trainY (D,K): for each doc, vector of doc covariates, e.g. binary vector
D = number of docs
V = number of wordtypes in vocabulary
K = number of doc features
The 'gamma' (K x V) weights matrix of sparse differences of words'
log-probabilities relative to the background distribution. See
module's docs for details on the model.
Model hyperparams:
l1_penalty: the 'lambda' in the penalty term lambda*||gamma||_1.
Make this higher, like 1 or 10, for more sparsity.
Training hyperparams:
epsilon: convergence threshold, relative grad norm
delta: convergence threshold, relative change in objective
D1,V = trainX.shape
D2,K = trainY.shape
assert D1==D2, "matrices should both have 1 row per doc"
if verbose:
print("{} docs, {} vocab, {} doc features".format(D,V,K))
bb.orthantwise_c = l1_penalty
bb.linesearch = 'wolfe'
# looks like it's an OR between the two convergence criteria.
bb.epsilon = epsilon = delta
corpus_wordcounts = trainX.sum(0)
assert np.all(corpus_wordcounts > 0), "can't handle zero counts in input"
corpus_wordprob = corpus_wordcounts / corpus_wordcounts.sum()
beta = np.log(corpus_wordprob)
weight_init = np.zeros((K,V))
cb = progress if verbose else lambda *a: 0
opt = bb.minimize(nll_and_grad, weight_init, cb, [beta, trainX, trainY])
return opt
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