Optical Font Recognition for Multi-Font OCR and Document Processing

@inproceedings{Manna1999OpticalFR,
  title={Optical Font Recognition for Multi-Font OCR and Document Processing},
  author={Serena La Manna and Anna Maria Colla and Alessandro Sperduti},
  booktitle={DEXA Workshop},
  year={1999}
}
In this paper we present a Multi-font OCR system to be employed for document processing, which performs, at the same time, both the character recognition and the font-style detection of the digits belonging to a subset of the existing fonts. The detection of the font-style of the document words can guide a rough automatic classification of documents, and… CONTINUE READING