form recognition, zoning
Zoning documents increases the resolution of indexing from the image level to the field level. A line-delimited tabular document forms a well defined series of regions. However, as image quality decreases, accurate zoning becomes increasingly difficult. Given a sequence of documents with the same layout, we present a robust zoning method which exploits both intra- and inter-document consensus to form a more accurate combined result (template) that can be applied to any other document with the same layout.
Original Publication Citation
H. Nielson and W. A. Barrett, "Consensus-Based Table Form Recognition," 7th International Conference on Document Analysis and Recognition (ICDAR), pp. 96-91, Edinburgh, Scotland, August, 23.
BYU ScholarsArchive Citation
Barrett, William A. and Nielson, Heath E., "Consensus-Based Table Form Recognition" (2003). Faculty Publications. 484.
Physical and Mathematical Sciences
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