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IJSTR >> Volume 1 - Issue 4, May 2012 Edition



International Journal of Scientific & Technology Research  
International Journal of Scientific & Technology Research

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ISSN 2277-8616



OFFLINE HANDWRITTEN DEVANAGARI SCRIPT SEGMENTATION

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AUTHOR(S)

Ashwin S Ramteke, Milind E Rane

 

KEYWORDS

Handwritten Devanagari Script, binarization, line segmentation, word segmentation, character segmentation, connected component, projection profile.

 

ABSTRACT

The process of segmentation is a vital part in any script/character recognition technique. Devanagari is mostly useful Script in India for number of officials and banking applications. Segmentation of Devanagari script is difficult because of presence of large character set which include vowels, consonants, compound characters and modifiers. This paper focus on the line, word, character segmentation of handwritten Devanagari script for efficient script recognition.

 

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