Semantics Driven Table Understanding in Born-Digital Documents

  • Jacek Siciarek
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 233)


This paper presents a new approach to table understanding, suitable for born-digital PDF documents. Advance beyond the current state of the art in table understanding is provided by the proposed reverse MVC method, which takes advantage of only partial logic structure loss (degradation) in born-digital PDF documents, as opposed to unrecoverable loss (deterioration) taking place in scan based PDF documents.


Tabular Data Portable Document Format Knowledge Layer View Component Tabular Structure 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Faculty of Electronics, Telecommunications and InformaticsGdansk University of TechnologyGdanskPoland

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