Line Removal and Restoration of Handwritten Strokes

  title={Line Removal and Restoration of Handwritten Strokes},
  author={K. R. Arvind and J. D. Kranthi Kumar and A. G. Ramakrishnan},
  journal={International Conference on Computational Intelligence and Multimedia Applications (ICCIMA 2007)},
In document images, we often find printed lines over-lapping with hand written elements especially in case of signatures. Typical examples of such images are bank cheques and payment slips. Although the detection and removal of the horizontal lines has been addressed, the restoration of the handwritten area after removal of lines, persists to be a problem of interest. In this paper, we propose a method for line removal and restoration of the erased areas of the handwritten elements. Subjective… CONTINUE READING
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