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A multi-stage document processing approach To Arabic text recognition.

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Borovikov E, Zavorin I
Guide to OCR for Arabic Scripts. 2012:55-78.
Abstract: 

We approach the analysis of electronic documents as a multi-stage process, which we implement via a multi-filter document processing framework that provides (a) flexibility for research prototyping, (b) efficiency for development, and (c) reliability for deployment. In the context of this framework, we present our multi-stage solutions to multi-engine Arabic OCR (MEMOE) and Arabic handwriting recognition (AHWR). We also describe our adaptive pre-OCR document image cleanup system called ImageRefiner. Experimental results are reported for all mentioned systems.

Borovikov E, Zavorin I. A multi-stage document processing approach To Arabic text recognition. Guide to OCR for Arabic Scripts. 2012:55-78.