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Recognition of Tifinaghe Characters Using a Multilayer Neural Network
Rachid El Yachi, Mohamed Fakir, Belaid Bouikhalene
Pages - 109 - 118     |    Revised - 01-05-2011     |    Published - 31-05-2011
Volume - 5   Issue - 2    |    Publication Date - May / June 2011  Table of Contents
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KEYWORDS
character recognition, neural network, image analysis
ABSTRACT
In this paper, we present an off line Tifinaghe characters recognition system. Texts are scanned using a flatbed scanner. Digitized text are normalised, noise is reduced using a median filter, baseline skew is corrected by the use of the Hough transform, and text is segmented into line and lines into words. Features are extracted using the Walsh Transformation. Finally characters are recognized by a multilayer neural network.
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Professor Rachid El Yachi
Faculty of science and technics - Morocco
Professor Mohamed Fakir
- Morocco
medfaki@yahoo.fr
Mr. Belaid Bouikhalene
- Morocco