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From Orthogonal Projections to Symbolic Projections

  • Shi-Kuo Chang
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Part of the Applied and Numerical Harmonic Analysis book series (ANHA)

Abstract

Symbolic projections are applicable to pictorial information retrieval and spatial reasoning problems where the relative spatial locations of objects are of interest. In this chapter the elements of the Theory of Symbolic Projection are introduced. 2D string representations of symbolic pictures are described. A survey of various applications is provided.

Keywords

Orthogonal Projection Spatial Relation Chinese Character Spatial Reasoning Similarity Query 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Shi-Kuo Chang
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Computer ScienceUniversity of PittsburghPittsburghUSA

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