Segmentation of Special Character “ ؞” from degraded Brahmi Script Documents

NCIDCAS | Special Issue | December-2018 | Published Online: 22 December 2018    PDF ( 366 KB )
Author(s)
Nagane Aniket 1; Mali Shankar 2

1Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science, MIT ACSC,Alandi(D), Pune, Maharashtra (India)

2Associate Profressor, Department of Computer Science, Dr. Vishwanath Karad MIT World Peace University, Pune (India)

Abstract

Study in this paper presents a method of segmenting special character “ ؞” from the degraded Brahmi script documents. Proposed method in this paper is based on the distance between three dots which forms the character. Correct/accurate segmentation is necessary In OCR systems. Incorrect segmentation affects the recognition of characters and ultimately the performance of the system.

Keywords
Brahmi, segmentaion, recognition, binarization, degraded document
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