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Guide to OCR for Indic Scripts - Document Recognition and Retrieval Venu Govindaraju

Guide to OCR for Indic Scripts - Document Recognition and Retrieval

Venu Govindaraju

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ISBN : 9781848003309
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332 pages
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This unique guide/reference is the very first comprehensive book on the subject of OCR (Optical Character Recognition) for Indic scripts. Features: contains contributions from the leading researchers in the field- discusses data set creation for OCRMoreThis unique guide/reference is the very first comprehensive book on the subject of OCR (Optical Character Recognition) for Indic scripts. Features: contains contributions from the leading researchers in the field- discusses data set creation for OCR development- describes OCR systems that cover 8 different scripts Bangla, Devanagari, Gurmukhi, Gujarati, Kannada, Malayalam, Tamil, and Urdu (Perso-Arabic)- explores the challenges of Indic script handwriting recognition in the online domain- examines the development of handwriting-based text input systems- describes ongoing work to increase access to Indian cultural heritage materials- provides a section on the enhancement of text and images obtained from historical Indic palm leaf manuscripts- investigates different techniques for word spotting in Indic scripts- reviews mono-lingual and cross-lingual information retrieval in Indic languages. This is an excellent reference for researchers and graduate students studying OCR technology and methodologies.