Design of an Experimental Laboratory for Pattern Recognition and Signal Processing

  • N. M. Herbst
  • P. M. Will


An interactive computer-controlled scanning and display system has been in operation at the IBM T. J. Watson Research Center for two years. The system includes two flying-spot scanners, specially interfaced to a process control digital computer, dot-mode and vector displays, analog input and output facilities, and a variety of other experimental equipment. The system design and programming support are described and typical applications in scanner control, optical character recognition and image processing are presented.


Character Recognition Video Signal Optical Character Recognition Data Channel Analog Input 
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© Plenum Publishing Company Ltd. 1971

Authors and Affiliations

  • N. M. Herbst
    • 1
  • P. M. Will
    • 1
  1. 1.IBM Thomas J. Watson Research CenterYorktown HeightsUSA

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