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Automatic Identification and Data Extraction from 2-Dimensional Plots in Digital Documents

  title={Automatic Identification and Data Extraction from 2-Dimensional Plots in Digital Documents},
  author={William Browuer and Saurabh Kataria and Sujatha Das Gollapalli and Prasenjit Mitra and C. Lee Giles},
Most search engines index the textual content of documents in digital libraries. However, scholarly articles frequently report important findings in figures for visual impact and the contents of these figures are not indexed. These contents are often invaluable to the researcher in various fields, for the purposes of direct comparison with their own work. Therefore, searching for figures and extracting figure data are important problems. To the best of our knowledge, there exists no tool to… 
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