Hyatt Regency San Francisco Airport Hotel
Burlingame, California, United States
3 - 7 February 2013
Conference 8658
Document Recognition and Retrieval XX
Tuesday - Thursday 5 - 7 February 2013
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Tuesday 5 February Show All Abstracts
Session 1:
Image-Based Retrieval
Tuesday 5 February 2013
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Semi-structured document image matching and recognition
Paper 8658-1
Time: 9:30 AM - 9:50 AM
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Rotation-robust math symbol recognition and retrieval using outer contours and image subsampling
Paper 8658-2
Time: 9:50 AM - 10:10 AM
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NESP: Nonlinear enhancement and selection of plane for optimal segmentation and recognition of scene word images
Paper 8658-3
Time: 10:10 AM - 10:30 AM
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Coffee Break 10:30 AM - 11:10 AM
Session 2:
Handwriting
Tuesday 5 February 2013
11:10 AM - 12:30 PM
Combining evidence using likelihood ratios in writer verification
Paper 8658-4
Time: 11:10 AM - 11:30 AM
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Handwritten word preprocessing for database adaptation
Paper 8658-5
Time: 11:30 AM - 11:50 AM
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Optimal policy for labeling training samples
Paper 8658-6
Time: 11:50 AM - 12:10 PM
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Evaluation of lexicon size variations on a verification and rejection system based on SVM, for accurate and robust recognition of handwritten words
Paper 8658-7
Time: 12:10 PM - 12:30 PM
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Lunch Break 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Session 3:
Layout Analysis
Tuesday 5 February 2013
2:00 PM - 3:20 PM
Comic image understanding based on polygon detection
Paper 8658-8
Time: 2:00 PM - 2:20 PM
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Context modeling for text/non-text separation in free-form online handwritten documents
Paper 8658-9
Time: 2:20 PM - 2:40 PM
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Annotating image ROIs with text descriptions for multimodal biomedical document retrieval
Paper 8658-10
Time: 2:40 PM - 3:00 PM
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Graphic composite segmentation for PDF documents with complex layouts
Paper 8658-11
Time: 3:00 PM - 3:20 PM
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Coffee Break 3:20 PM - 4:00 PM
Session 4:
Word and Symbol Spotting
Tuesday 5 February 2013
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
A classification-free word-spotting system
Paper 8658-12
Time: 4:00 PM - 4:20 PM
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Combining geometric matching with SVM to improve symbol spotting
Paper 8658-13
Time: 4:20 PM - 4:40 PM
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Segmentation-free keyword spotting framework using dynamic background model
Paper 8658-14
Time: 4:40 PM - 5:00 PM
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Session R1:
Symposium Demonstration Session
Tuesday 5 February 2013
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Location: Grand Peninsula Ballroom A

A symposium-wide demonstration session will be open to attendees 5:30 to 7:30 pm Tuesday evening. Demonstrators will provide interactive, hands-on demonstrations of a wide-range of products related to Electronic Imaging.
Session S1:
Document Recognition and Retrieval 20th Anniversary Reception
Tuesday 5 February 2013
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

All DRR attendees and authors are invited to come celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Document Recognition and Retrieval conference. Appetizers and one drink ticket will be provided for each guest.
Wednesday 6 February Show All Abstracts
Session Plen2:
Plenary Session and Conference Award Presentations
Wednesday 6 February 2013
8:20 AM - 9:30 AM
Location: Grand Peninsula Ballroom D

A Trillion Photos, Steven Seitz, Univ. of Washington (United States)
Session K1:
Keynote Session I
Wednesday 6 February 2013
9:30 AM - 10:15 AM
Location: Grand Peninsula Ballroom E
History of the Tesseract OCR engine: what worked and what didn't (Keynote Presentation)
Paper 8658-15
Time: 9:30 AM - 10:15 AM
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Coffee Break 10:15 AM - 10:50 AM
Session 5:
Historical Documents
Wednesday 6 February 2013
10:50 AM - 12:10 PM
Data acquisition from cemetery headstones
Paper 8658-16
Time: 10:50 AM - 11:10 AM
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Automated recognition and extraction of tabular fields for the indexing of census records
Paper 8658-17
Time: 11:10 AM - 11:30 AM
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Old document image segmentation using the autocorrelation function and multiresolution analysis
Paper 8658-18
Time: 11:30 AM - 11:50 AM
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Lexicon-supported OCR of eighteenth century Dutch books: a case study
Paper 8658-19
Time: 11:50 AM - 12:10 PM
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Lunch Break 12:10 PM - 2:00 PM
Session 6:
Arabic and Chinese Character Recognition
Wednesday 6 February 2013
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Character feature integration of Chinese calligraphy and font
Paper 8658-20
Time: 2:00 PM - 2:20 PM
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A segmentation-free approach to Arabic and Urdu OCR
Paper 8658-21
Time: 2:20 PM - 2:40 PM
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Local projection-based character segmentation method for historical Chinese documents
Paper 8658-22
Time: 2:40 PM - 3:00 PM
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Session 7:
Interactive Paper Teasers
Wednesday 6 February 2013
3:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Authors of interactive papers will each provide a very brief overview of their poster. Each presentation will be at most one minute in duration.
Session IPI:
Interactive Paper Session
Wednesday 6 February 2013
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Location: Grand Peninsula Ballroom A

Interactive papers will be placed on display after 12:30 pm on Wednesday. An interactive paper session, with authors present at their papers, will be held Wednesday afternoon, 3:30 to 5:30 pm. Refreshments will be served.
A super resolution framework for low resolution document image OCR
Paper 8658-34
Time: 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
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A robust pointer segmentation in biomedical images toward building a visual ontology for biomedical article retrieval
Paper 8658-35
Time: 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
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Combining multiple thresholding binarization values to improve OCR output
Paper 8658-36
Time: 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
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Goal-oriented evaluation of binarization algorithms for historical document images
Paper 8658-37
Time: 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
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Document segmentation via oblique cuts
Paper 8658-38
Time: 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
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Preprocessing document images by resampling is error prone and unnecessary
Paper 8658-39
Time: 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
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Multilingual artificial text detection and extraction from still images
Paper 8658-40
Time: 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
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A proposal system for historic Arabic manuscript transcription and retrieval
Paper 8658-41
Time: 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
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Evaluation of document binarization using eigen value decomposition
Paper 8658-42
Time: 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
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Efficient symbol retrieval by building a symbol index from a collection of line drawings
Paper 8658-43
Time: 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
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Thursday 7 February Show All Abstracts
Session 8:
Math Recognition
Thursday 7 February 2013
8:50 AM - 9:30 AM
Structural analysis of online handwritten mathematical symbols based on support vector machines
Paper 8658-23
Time: 8:50 AM - 9:10 AM
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Using online handwriting and audio streams for mathematical expressions recognition: a bimodal approach
Paper 8658-24
Time: 9:10 AM - 9:30 AM
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Session K2:
Keynote Session II
Thursday 7 February 2013
9:45 AM - 10:30 AM
Location: Grand Peninsula Ballroom E
What does the future hold for search user interfaces? (Keynote Presentation)
Paper 8658-25
Time: 9:45 AM - 10:30 AM
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Coffee Break 10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
Session 9:
Information Retrieval
Thursday 7 February 2013
10:50 AM - 12:30 PM
Using clustering and a modified classification algorithm for automatic text summarization
Paper 8658-26
Time: 10:50 AM - 11:10 AM
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Evaluating supervised topic models in the presence of OCR errors
Paper 8658-27
Time: 11:10 AM - 11:30 AM
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Rule-based versus training-based extraction of index terms from business documents: how to combine the results
Paper 8658-28
Time: 11:30 AM - 11:50 AM
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Post processing with first- and second-order hidden Markov models
Paper 8658-29
Time: 11:50 AM - 12:10 PM
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Combining discriminative SVM models for the improved recognition of investigator names in medical articles
Paper 8658-30
Time: 12:10 PM - 12:30 PM
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Lunch Break 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Session 10:
Evaluation
Thursday 7 February 2013
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Adaptive detection of missed text areas in OCR outputs: application to the automatic assessment of OCR quality in mass digitization projects
Paper 8658-31
Time: 2:00 PM - 2:20 PM
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Evaluating structural pattern recognition for handwritten math via primitive label graphs
Paper 8658-32
Time: 2:20 PM - 2:40 PM
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WFST-based ground truth alignment for difficult historical documents with text modification and layout variations
Paper 8658-33
Time: 2:40 PM - 3:00 PM
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Session P1:
Panel Discussion: Evaluation
Thursday 7 February 2013
3:00 PM - 3:20 PM
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