[texhax] Scanning Mathematical Papers ?
William F. Adams
wadams at atlis.com
Mon Mar 7 14:12:57 CET 2005
On Mar 5, 2005, at 5:06 PM, Karl Berry wrote:
> However, trying to automate TeX or LaTeX markup from a scanned image
> seems nearly impossible to me. I don't know of anything that tries to
> do that (though of course that doesn't mean it doesn't exist). Usually
> you're just happy if the OCR'd text remotely resembles the content of
> the printed page ...
This link from http://www.tug.org/interest.html ``OCR for equations
with LaTeX output.''
is to a program which tries to do that ;)
It manages quite well w/ handwriting input on a pen slate, not sure if
it makes use of additional information like stroke velocity to enhance
that or no though.
William Adams, publishing specialist
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