Structural Feature Based Classification of Printed Gujarati Characters

  • Mukesh Goswami
  • Suman Mitra
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 8251)


This paper presents a Structural feature based method for classification of printed Gujarati characters. The ability to provide incremental definition of characters in terms of its native components makes the proposal unique and versatile. It deals with varied sizes, font styles, and stoke widths. The features are validated on subset of machine printed Gujarati characters using a simple rule based classifier and the initial results are encouraging.


Structural Features Character Classification Gujarati Characters 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Mukesh Goswami
    • 1
  • Suman Mitra
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of IT, Faculty of TechnologyD.D. UniversityIndia
  2. 2.Dhirubhai Ambani Institute of Information and Communication TechnologyIndia

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