Learning to Predict More Accurate Text Instances for Scene Text Detection

@article{Li2021LearningTP,
  title={Learning to Predict More Accurate Text Instances for Scene Text Detection},
  author={Xiaoqian Li and Jie Liu and Shuwu Zhang and Guixuan Zhang},
  journal={Neurocomputing},
  year={2021},
  volume={449},
  pages={455-463}
}
At present, multi-oriented text detection methods based on deep neural network have achieved promising performances on various benchmarks. Nevertheless, there are still some difficulties for arbitrary shape text detection, especially for a simple and proper representation of arbitrary shape text instances. In this paper, a pixel-based text detector is proposed to facilitate the representation and prediction of text instances with arbitrary shapes in a simple manner. Firstly, to alleviate the… 
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