Application of information retrieval techniques to single writer documents

Vinciarelli, A. (2005) Application of information retrieval techniques to single writer documents. Pattern Recognition Letters, 26(14), pp. 2262-2271. (doi:10.1016/j.patrec.2005.03.036)

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Publisher's URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.patrec.2005.03.036

Abstract

This work shows Information Retrieval experiments performed over handwritten documents produced by a single writer. The same retrieval task has been performed over both manual (no errors) and automatic (Word Error Rate around 45%) transcriptions of 200 handwritten texts. The results show that the performance loss due to recognition errors is acceptable and that Information Retrieval technologies can be effectively applied to handwritten data.

Item Type:Articles
Status:Published
Refereed:Yes
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:Vinciarelli, Professor Alessandro
Authors: Vinciarelli, A.
College/School:College of Science and Engineering > School of Computing Science
Journal Name:Pattern Recognition Letters
Publisher:Elsevier BV
ISSN:0167-8655
ISSN (Online):1872-7344
Published Online:22 June 2005

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