Word spotting for handwritten documents using Chamfer Distance and Dynamic Time Warping. Conference Paper uri icon


  • ABSTRACT A large amount of handwritten historical documents are located in libraries around the world. The desire to access, search, and explore these documents paves the way for a new age of knowledge sharing and promotes collaboration and understanding between human societies. Currently, the indexes for these documents are generated manually, which is very tedious and time consuming. Results produced by state of the art techniques, for converting complete images of handwritten documents into textual …

publication date

  • January 23, 2011

presented at event

  • DRR  Conference