Matching Topological Structures for Handwritten Character Recognition

  • Daw-Ran Liou
  • Yang-En Chen
  • Cheng-Yuan LiouEmail author
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 11431)


This work presents a locking and deforming process to accomplish the recognition. The best matched features of the template are locked to their target features of the unknown pattern. The whole template is then deformed and calibrated according to these features. Improved similarity score can be obtained from the deformed template. This work illustrates this process and its operations. This process indirectly overcomes difficult distortion problems.


Pattern recognition Image recognition Image classification Image restoration Robot vision Handwritten character recognition 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Computer Science and Information EngineeringNational Taiwan UniversityTaipeiTaiwan

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