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Date of birth extraction using precise shallow parsing
Author(s): Ray Pereda; Kazem Taghva
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Paper Abstract

This paper presents the implementation and evaluation of a pattern-based program to extract date of birth information from OCR text. Although the program finds data of birth information with high precision and recall, this type of information extraction task seems to be negatively impacted by OCR errors.

Paper Details

Date Published: 18 January 2010
PDF: 7 pages
Proc. SPIE 7534, Document Recognition and Retrieval XVII, 753406 (18 January 2010); doi: 10.1117/12.839546
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Ray Pereda, Univ. of Nevada, Las Vegas (United States)
Kazem Taghva, Univ. of Nevada, Las Vegas (United States)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 7534:
Document Recognition and Retrieval XVII
Laurence Likforman-Sulem; Gady Agam, Editor(s)

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