A Novel Method for Barcode Localization in Image Domain

  • Péter Bodnár
  • László G. Nyúl
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 7950)


Barcode localization is an essential step of the barcode reading process. For industrial environments, having high-resolution cameras and eventful scenarios, fast and reliable localization is crucial. Images acquired in those setups have limited parameters, however, they vary at each application. In earlier works we have already presented various barcode features to track for localization process. In this paper, we present a novel approach for fast barcode localization using a limited set of pixels in image domain.


barcode localization feature extraction pattern recognition UPC 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Péter Bodnár
    • 1
  • László G. Nyúl
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Image Processing and Computer GraphicsUniversity of SzegedHungary

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