Research

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Journal Papers
Refereed Conference Papers
  • Francisco Álvaro, Joan-Andreu Sánchez, José-Miguel Benedí. Offline Features for Classifying Handwritten Math Symbols with Recurrent Neural Networks. International Conference on Pattern Recognition (ICPR), 2014. pp. 2944-2949. Stockholm, Sweden, August 24-28.
  • Francisco Álvaro, Richard Zanibbi. A Shape-Based Layout Descriptor for Classifying Spatial Relationships in Handwritten Math. ACM Symposium on Document Engineering (DocEng), 2013. Florence, Italy, September 10-13.
  • Francisco Álvaro, Joan-Andreu Sánchez, José-Miguel Benedí. Classification of On-line Mathematical Symbols with Hybrid Features and Recurrent Neural Networks. International Conference on Document Analysis and Recognition (ICDAR), 2013. Washington DC, USA, August 25-28.
  • Francisco Álvaro, Francisco Cruz, Joan-Andreu Sánchez, Oriol Ramos-Terrades, José-Miguel Benedí. Page Segmentation of Structured Documents Using 2D Stochastic Context-Free Grammars. Iberian Conference on Pattern Recognition and Image Analysis (IbPRIA), 2013. Madeira, Portugal, June 5-7.
  • Francisco Álvaro, Joan-Andreu Sánchez, José-Miguel Benedí. An image-based measure for evaluation of mathematical expression recognition. Iberian Conference on Pattern Recognition and Image Analysis (IbPRIA), 2013. Madeira, Portugal, June 5-7.
  • Francisco Álvaro, Joan-Andreu Sánchez, José-Miguel Benedí. Unbiased Evaluation of Handwritten Mathematical Expression Recognition. International Conference on Frontiers in Handwriting Recognition (ICFHR), 2012. Bari, Italy, Sep 18-20.
  • Francisco Álvaro, Joan-Andreu Sánchez, José-Miguel Benedí­. Recognition of Printed Mathematical Expressions Using Two-dimensional Stochastic Context-Free Grammars. International Conference on Document Analysis and Recognition (ICDAR), 2011. Beijing, China, Sep 18-21.
  • Francisco Álvaro, Joan-Andreu Sánchez. Comparing Several Techniques for Offline Recognition of Printed Mathematical Symbols. International Conference on Pattern Recognition (ICPR), 2010. pp. 1953-1956. Istambul, Turkey, May 27-28.
Awards
  • Francisco Álvaro, Joan-Andreu Sánchez, José-Miguel Benedí­. Best system trained on CROHME dataset.
    Mouchčre H., Viard-Gaudin C., Zanibbi R., Garain U. ICFHR 2014 Competition on Recognition of On-line Handwritten Mathematical Expressions (CROHME 2014). International Conference on Frontiers in Handwriting Recognition (ICFHR), 2014. Creta, Greece, September 1-4.
  • Francisco Álvaro, Joan-Andreu Sánchez, José-Miguel Benedí­. Best system using CROHME training set.
    Mouchčre H., Viard-Gaudin C., Zanibbi R., Garain U., Kim D. H., Kim J. H. ICDAR 2013 CROHME: Third  International Competition on Recognition of Online Handwritten Mathematical Expressions. International Conference on Document Analysis and Recognition (ICDAR), 2013. Washington, DC, USA, August 25-28.
  • Francisco Álvaro, Joan-Andreu Sánchez, José-Miguel Benedí­. Winner of the CROHME 2011 competition.
    Mouchčre H., Viard-Gaudin C., Garain U., Kim D. H., Kim J. H. CROHME2011: Competition on Recognition of Online Handwritten Mathematical Expressions. International Conference on Document Analysis and Recognition (ICDAR), 2011. Beijing, China, Sep 18-21.
Other
  • Francisco Álvaro, Joan-Andreu Sánchez, José-Miguel Benedí­. IMEGE: Image-based Mathematical Expression Global Error. DSIC-PRHLT Technical Report, Universitat Politčcnica de Valčncia, 2011.
  • Francisco Álvaro (Advisor: Joan-Andreu Sánchez). Off-line Recognition of Printed Mathematical Expressions Using Stochastic Context-Free Grammars. M.Sc. Thesis. Artificial Intelligence, Pattern Recognition and Digital Image. Universitat Politčcnica de Valčncia. (2010).