Handwriting Recognition with Extraction of Letter Fragments

  • Michal WróbelEmail author
  • Janusz T. Starczewski
  • Christian Napoli
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 10246)


This paper is focused on intelligent character recognition of handwritten texts. We apply elements of the handwriting movement analysis in order to calculate possibilities of primitive character fragments called strokes. The key feature rely on the processing of uncertainty in the form of fuzzy quality values starting from the identification of strokes, through the construction of words and phrases, up to future application of language filters and possible contextual recognition.


Handwriting recognition Intelligent character recognition Letter fragments Strokes 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Michal Wróbel
    • 1
    Email author
  • Janusz T. Starczewski
    • 1
    • 3
  • Christian Napoli
    • 2
  1. 1.Institute of Computational IntelligenceCzęstochowa University of TechnologyCzęstochowaPoland
  2. 2.Department of Mathematics and InformaticsUniversity of CataniaCataniaItaly
  3. 3.Institute of Information TechnologyRadom Academy of EconomicsRadomPoland

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