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Proceedings of Sixth International Conference on Document Analysis and Recognition (2001)
Seattle, Washington
Sept. 10, 2001 to Sept. 13, 2001
ISBN: 0-7695-1263-1
pp: 0412
N. Gauthier , Université Paris 6
T. Artières , Université Paris 6
P. Gallinari , Université Paris 6
B. Dorizzi , Institut National des Télécommunications
ABSTRACT
Abstract: This paper investigates the cooperation of on-line and off-line handwriting word recognition systems. Our goal is to improve a mature on-line recognition system by exploiting the complementary information present in the off-line representation built from on-line signal. After describing the on-line and off-line HMM based handwriting recognition systems, we propose a formal framework, which allows describing different strategies for combining the two HMMs. These schemes are then evaluated on the UNIPEN database, both for isolated character and word recognition tasks.
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T. Artières, P. Gallinari, B. Dorizzi and N. Gauthier, "Strategies for Combining On-line and Off-line Information in an On-line Handwriting Recognition System," Proceedings of Sixth International Conference on Document Analysis and Recognition(ICDAR), Seattle, Washington, 2001, pp. 0412.
doi:10.1109/ICDAR.2001.953823
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