Iconic Indexing by 2-D Strings

@article{Chang1987IconicIB,
  title={Iconic Indexing by 2-D Strings},
  author={Shi-Kuo Chang and Qing-Yun Shi and Cheng-Wen Yan},
  journal={IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence},
  year={1987},
  volume={PAMI-9},
  pages={413-428}
}
In this paper, we describe a new way of representing a symbolic picture by a two-dimensional string. A picture query can also be specified as a 2-D string. The problem of pictorial information retrieval then becomes a problem of 2-D subsequence matching. We present algorithms for encoding a symbolic picture into its 2-D string representation, reconstructing a picture from its 2-D string representation, and matching a 2-D string with another 2-D string. We also prove the necessary and sufficient… CONTINUE READING
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