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The OCRopus open source OCR system
Author(s): Thomas M. Breuel
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Paper Abstract

OCRopus is a new, open source OCR system emphasizing modularity, easy extensibility, and reuse, aimed at both the research community and large scale commercial document conversions. This paper describes the current status of the system, its general architecture, as well as the major algorithms currently being used for layout analysis and text line recognition.

Paper Details

Date Published: 28 January 2008
PDF: 15 pages
Proc. SPIE 6815, Document Recognition and Retrieval XV, 68150F (28 January 2008); doi: 10.1117/12.783598
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Thomas M. Breuel, Deutsches Forschungszentrum für Künstliche Intelligenz GmbH (Germany)
Univ. Kaiserslautern (Germany)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 6815:
Document Recognition and Retrieval XV
Berrin A. Yanikoglu; Kathrin Berkner, Editor(s)

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