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Extract an essential skeleton of a character as a graph from a character image

  title={Extract an essential skeleton of a character as a graph from a character image},
  author={Kazuhisa Fujita},
This paper aims to make a graph representing an essential skeleton of a character from an image that includes a machine printed or a handwritten character using the growing neural gas (GNG) method and the relative neighborhood graph (RNG) algorithm. The visual system in our brain can recognize printed characters and handwritten characters easily, robustly, and precisely. How can our brains robustly recognize characters? In the visual processing in our brain, essential features of an object will… 
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