Historical document analysis: A review of French projects and open issues

@article{Coustaty2011HistoricalDA,
  title={Historical document analysis: A review of French projects and open issues},
  author={Micka{\"e}l Coustaty and Romain Raveaux and Jean-Marc Ogier},
  journal={2011 19th European Signal Processing Conference},
  year={2011},
  pages={1445-1449}
}
This subject is on the crossroad of different fields like signal or image processing, pattern recognition, artificial intelligence, man-machine interaction and knowledge engineering. Indeed, each of these different fields can contribute to build a reliable and efficient document interpretation system. This paper points out the necessities and importance of dedicated services oriented to historical documents. In a first step, a bird view approach is adopted describing document specificities and… CONTINUE READING