Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Advances in Character Recognition

Edited by Xiaoqing Ding

Tsinghua University, China

This book presents advances in character recognition, and it consists of 12 chapters that cover wide range of topics on different aspects of character recognition. Hopefully, this book will serve as a reference source for academic research, for professionals working in the character recognition field and for all interested in the subject.

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Advances in Character RecognitionEdited by Xiaoqing Ding

Published: November 7th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/2575

ISBN: 978-953-51-0823-8

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-5669-7

Copyright year: 2012

Books open for chapter submissions

27154 Total Chapter Downloads

23 Crossref Citations

22 Web of Science Citations

39 Dimensions Citations


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1. Efficient Transformation Estimation Using Lie Operators: Theory, Algorithms, and Computational Efficiencies

By W. David Pan


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2. SVM Classifiers – Concepts and Applications to Character Recognition

By Antonio Carlos Gay Thome


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3. Online Handwritten Chinese/Japanese Character Recognition

By Bilan Zhu and Masaki Nakagawa


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4. Applying OCR in the Processing of Thermal Images with Temperature Scales

By W.T. Chan, T.Y. Lo, C.P. Tso and K.S. Sim


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5. Preprocessing for Images Captured by Cameras

By Chih-Chang Yu, Ming-Gang Wen, Kuo-Chin Fan and Hsin-Te Lue


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6. Character Recognition from Virtual Scenes and Vehicle License Plates Using Genetic Algorithms and Neural Networks

By Stephen Karungaru, Kenji Terada and Minoru Fukumi


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7. A Novel Method for Multifont Arabic Characters Features Extraction

By Nadia Ben Amor and Najoua Essoukri Ben Amara


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8. Decision Tree as an Accelerator for Support Vector Machines

By Fu Chang and Chan-Cheng Liu


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9. Generating Training Sets for the Automatic Recognition of Handwritten Documents

By Gabriel Pereira e Silva and Rafael Dueire Lins


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10. Stroke-Based Cursive Character Recognition

By K.C. Santosh and Eizaburo Iwata


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11. Finger Braille Recognition System

By Yasuhiro Matsuda and Tsuneshi Isomura


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12. Usefulness of Only One User’s Handwritten Character on Offline Personal Character Recognition

By Shinji Tsuruoka, Masahiro Hattori, Yasuji Miyake, Haruhiko Takase and Hiroharu Kawanaka


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