A robust multi stage technique for image binarization of degraded historical documents

@article{Boudraa2017ARM,
  title={A robust multi stage technique for image binarization of degraded historical documents},
  author={Omar Boudraa and Walid Hidouci and Dominique Michelucci},
  journal={2017 5th International Conference on Electrical Engineering - Boumerdes (ICEE-B)},
  year={2017},
  pages={1-6}
}
Document image binarization is a central problem in many document analysis systems. Indeed, it represents one of the basic challenges, especially in case of historical documents analysis. In this paper, we propose a novel robust multi stage framework that combines different existing document image thresholding methods for the purpose of getting a better… CONTINUE READING