Handwritten Text Recognition

Status: open Supervisor: Markus Diem, Florian Kleber, Stefan Fiel Handwritten Text Recognition (HTR) is an open research topic because of the variety of modern, cursive handwriting. The goal – being able to automatically translate handwritten text into machine readable text – is attractive since HTR would render non-digital born documents accessible. The master thesis will … Continue reading Handwritten Text Recognition

Text Detection in Natural Scene Images

Status: open Supervisor: Markus Diem, Florian Kleber, Stefan Fiel Text detection is a challenging task when it comes to natural scene images (think of windows or other architectural patterns which have similar properties as printed text). Moreover, if the degree of freedom is increased and rotated text needs to be detected too, simple line searching … Continue reading Text Detection in Natural Scene Images