Segmentation-free Word Spotting in Historical Printed Documents


In this paper, a new efficient word spotting methodology is presented that can be applied to historical printed documents without requiring any previous block or word segmentation step. Our aim is to address a methodology which is segmentation-free since in many cases of historical documents, the segmentation process does not produce meaningful results due… (More)
DOI: 10.1109/ICDAR.2009.236


6 Figures and Tables


Citations per Year

89 Citations

Semantic Scholar estimates that this publication has 89 citations based on the available data.

See our FAQ for additional information.

Cite this paper

@article{Gatos2009SegmentationfreeWS, title={Segmentation-free Word Spotting in Historical Printed Documents}, author={Basilios Gatos and Ioannis Pratikakis}, journal={2009 10th International Conference on Document Analysis and Recognition}, year={2009}, pages={271-275} }