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Canonical MathML to Simplify Conversion of MathML to Braille Mathematical Notations

  • Dominique Archambault
  • Victor Moço
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 4061)

Abstract

This paper describes the Canonical MathML, a tentative to unify MathML structures in a deterministic way in order to simplify transcription into Braille. All Mathematical structures that are necessary to perform a correct transcription into Mathematical Braille are recognised and rewritten in a unique way. Additionally Canonical MathML is valid MathML so it can be used with common tools which handle MathML. The Canonical MathML was successfully used to build several transcribers from MathML to Braille national codes.

Keywords

Child Node Blind People Grammatical Rule Digital Document Style Sheet 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Dominique Archambault
    • 1
  • Victor Moço
    • 1
  1. 1.Inserm U483/INOVAUniversité Pierre et Marie CurieParisFrance

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