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Towards the Unseen: Iterative Text Recognition by Distilling from Errors

@article{Bhunia2021TowardsTU,
  title={Towards the Unseen: Iterative Text Recognition by Distilling from Errors},
  author={A. Bhunia and Pinaki Nath Chowdhury and Aneeshan Sain and Yi-Zhe Song},
  journal={ArXiv},
  year={2021},
  volume={abs/2107.12081}
}
Visual text recognition is undoubtedly one of the most extensively researched topics in computer vision. Great progress have been made to date, with the latest models starting to focus on the more practical “in-the-wild” setting. However, a salient problem still hinders practical deployment – prior state-of-arts mostly struggle with recognising unseen (or rarely seen) character sequences. In this paper, we put forward a novel framework to specifically tackle this “unseen” problem. Our framework… Expand

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