Publications

Year 2003:

Journals

  1. Al-Ohali Y, Cheriet M., and Suen C.Y. Databases for Recognition of Handwritten Arabic Cheques. Pattern Recognition, Vol 36, No. 1, pp 111-121, 2003.
     

  2. Britto, A.S., Sabourin R., Bortolozzi F., Suen C.Y. Recognition of Handwritten Numeral Strings Using a Two-Stage Hmm-Based Method. International Journal on Document Analysis and Recognition, special issue on multiple classifiers for document analysis applications, Invited Paper - Best Papers from ICDAR'01 Conference, IJDAR 5, n 2-3, pp 102-117, 2003.
     

  3. Cheriet M., Remaki L., Enhanced and restored signals as a generalized solution for shock filter models. Part II - Numerical study, Journal of Math Analysis and Appl., 279(2), pp. 398-418, 2003.
     

  4. Granger, E., Savaria, Y. and Lavoie, P., A Pattern Reordering Approach Based on Ambiguity Detection for On-Line Category Learning, IEEE Trans. Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence, 25:4, 524-528, 2003.
     

  5. Koerich, A. L. , Sabourin, R. , and Suen, C. Y. . Large Vocabulary Off-Line Handwriting Recognition: A Survey. Pattern Analysis & Applications Journal, Vol. 6. 2003, n 02, pp 97-121.
     

  6. Koerich, A.L., Sabourin, R., et Suen, C.Y., Lexicon-Driven HMM Decoding for Large Vocabulary Handwriting Recognition with Multiple Character Models, in the International Journal on Document Analysis and Recognition (IJDAR), Volume 6, Number 2, pp 126-144, 2003.
     

  7. M Saad, H. Saliah, and M. Cheriet. Synchronous Remote Accessing Control Laboratory. The International Journal on Engineering Education, accepted for publication.
     

  8. Oliveira, L.S., Sabourin, R., Bortolozzi, F., and Suen, C.Y. Impacts of Verification on a Numeral String Recognition System. Pattern Recognition Letters, Vol. 24, N. 7, pp 1023-1031, North Holland, 2003.
     

  9. Oliveira, L.S., Sabourin, R., Bortolozzi, F. et Suen, C.Y., A Methodology for Feature Selection Using Multi-Objective Genetic Algorithms for Handwritten Digit String Recognition, in the International Journal of Pattern Recognition and Artificial Intelligence (IJPRAI), Vol 17, No. 6, pp 903-929, 2003.
     

  10. Remaki L., Cheriet M., Enhanced and restored signals as a generalized solution for shock filter models. Part I - Existence and uniqueness result of the Cauchy problem, Journal of Mathematical Analysis and Applications, 279(1), pp. 189-209, 2003.
     

  11. Cheriet M., Remaki L., Enhanced and restored signals as a generalized solution for shock filter models. Part II - Numerical study, Journal of Math Analysis and Appl., 279(2), pp. 398-418, 2003.
     

  12. Remaki L., Cheriet M, Numerical Scheme of Shock Filter Models for Image Enhancement and Restoration, Journal of Math. Imaging and Vision, Volume 18, pp. 129-143, 2003.
     

  13. Soulaïmani A., Wong T., Azami Y., BenElhai-Ali A., An Object-Oriented Approach for PC Clusters. International Journal of Information, Vol. 6, No. 3, pp. 251-260, 2003
     

  14. Al-Ohali Y., Cheriet M., Suen C.Y., Databases for Recognition of Handwritten Arabic Cheques, Pattern Recognition, 36(1), pp. 111-121, 2003.
     

  15. Goel, P.K. ; Prasher, S.O. ; Landry, J.A. ; Patel, R.M. ; Viau, A.A. ; Miller, J.R. Estimation of Crop Biophysical Parameters Through Airborne and Field Hyperspectral Remote Sensing. Transactions of the ASAE. Vol. 46(4): 1235–1246, 2003.
     

  16. Fennir, M.A., Landry, J.A. and Raghavan, G.S.V. Development and Testing of an Automated Infrared Gas Analysis System for Postharvest Respiration Study. Applied Engineering in Agriculture. Vol. 19(3): 335-340, 2003.
     

  17. Bernier, T.; Landry, J.A. A new method for representing and matching shapes of natural objects. Pattern Recognition. 36(8) : 1711-1723, 2003.
     

  18. Goel, P.K. ; Prasher, S.O. ; Patel, R.M. ; Landry, J.A. ; Bonnel, R,B. ; Viau, A.A. Classification of hyperspectral data by decision trees and artificial neural networks to identify weed stress and nitrogen status of corn. Computers and Electronics in Agriculture. 39(2) : 67-93, 2003.
     

  19. Fennir, M.A., Landry, J.A. and Raghavan, G.S.V., Respiration rate of potatoes (Solanum tuberosum L.) measured in a two-bin research scale storage facility, using heat and moisture balance and gas analysis techniques. Canadian Biosystems Engineering/Le génie des biosystèmes au Canada, 45: 4.1-4.9, 2003. 
     

  20. Goel, P.K. ; Prasher, S.O. ; Landry, J.A. ; Patel, R.M. ; Viau, A.A. Hyperspectral image classification to detect weed infestations and nitrogen status in corn. Transactions of the ASAE. Vol. 46(2): 539–550, 2003.
     

  21. Yang, C.-C.; Prasher, S.O. ; Landry, J.A. and Ramaswamy, H. S. . Development of a herbicide application map using artificial neural networks and fuzzy logic. Agricultural Systems, 76(2): 561-574, 2003.
     

  22. Goel, P.K. ; Prasher, S.O. ; Landry, J.A. ; Patel, R.M. ; Bonnell, R.B. ; Viau, A.A. ; Miller, J.R., Potential of airborne hyperspectral remote sensing to detect nitrogen deficiency and weed infestation in corn. Computers and Electronics in Agriculture, 38(2): 99-124, 2003.
     

  23. Yang, C.-C.; Prasher, S.O. and Landry, J.A. , Development of an image processing system and a fuzzy controller for site-specific herbicide applications. Precision Agriculture, 4(1): 5-18, 2003.
     

  24. Prieto, F., Lepage, R., Boulanger, P., et Redarce, T., A CAD-based 3D data acquisition strategy for inspection, Machine Vision and Applications, Vol. 15 No. 2, p. 76-91, December, 2003.
     

  25. Noumeir R. Dicom Structured Report Document Type Definition, IEEE Transactions on Information Technology in Biomedicine, v 7, n 4, December,  p 318-328, 2003.


Book Chapter

  1. Lepage, R. and B. Solaiman, Les réseaux de neurones artificiels et leurs applications en imagerie et en vision par ordinateur. Montréal (Québec): Coop ÉTS, 2003.


Conferences

  1. M. Toews and T. Arbel. Entropy-of-likelihood Feature Selection for Image Correspondence.  IEEE International Conference on Computer Vision, 2003.                                                                                                                                                      
  2. Brousseau J., Beaumont J.-F., Boulianne G., Cardinal P., Chapdelaine C., Comeau M., Osterrath F., and Ouellet P. Automated Closed-Captioning of Live TV Broadcast News in French. Proceedings of 8th European Conference on Speech Communication and Technology (Eurospeech 2003), 2003.

     
  3. Boulianne G., Beaumont J.-F., Cardinal P., Comeau M., Ouellet P., and Dumouchel P. Automatic Segmentation of Film into Phonemes and Graphemes. Proceedings of 8th European Conference on Speech Communication
    and Technology (Eurospeech 2003), 2003.

     
  4. Edson J. R. Justino, Flavio Bortolozzi and Robert Sabourin, An Off-Line Signature Verification Method Based on SVM Classifier and  Graphometric Features, in International Conference on Advances in Pattern Recognition (ICAPR 2003), pp 134-141, Calcutta, India,December 11-13, 2003.
     

  5. Freitas, C., Bortolozzi, F. et Sabourin, R., Study of Perceptual Similarity between Different Lexicons, in the Proc.of IGS2003, pp 204-207, 2-5 November 2003, Scottsdale, Arizona, USA, 2003.
     

  6. Justino, E.J.R. Bortolozzi, F. and Sabourin, R. A Autenticação de Manuscritos Aplicada à Análise Forense de Documentos, proceedings of the 1st workshop on Information Technology and Human Language (TIL2003), pp 145-150, October 12, Sao Carlos, Brazil.
     

  7. Kapp, M.N., Freitas, C., Nievola, J. and Sabourin, R., Evaluating the Conventional and Class-Modular Architectures Feedforward Neural Network for Handwritten Word Recogntion, SIBGRAPI2003, XVI Brazilian Symposium on Computer Graphics and Image Processing, pp 315-319, 12 - 15 October 2003, Sao Carlos, Brazil.
     

  8. Ben Azouz, Z., Rioux, M., Lepage, R., et Shu, C., Description compacte de la forme du corps humain par des hyperquadriques étendues, in the Actes des 3e ateliers sur Traitement et Analyse de l'Information : Méthodes et Applications - TAIMA 03, 2003, Hammamet (Tunisie), 1-3 octobre, p. 281-286, 2003.
     

  9. Britto, A.S., Sabourin R., Bortolozzi F. et Suen C.Y., Complementary Features Combined in an HMM-based System to Recognize Handwritten Digits, in the Proceedings of the International Conference on Image Analysis and Processing - ICIAP03, pp 676-680, Mantova, Italy, September 17-19, 2003.
     

  10. Wong T., Bigras P., Structured Controller Design with Evolutionary Optimization, AIA2003, pp. 163-168, Benalmadena, Spain, September 8-10, 2003.
     

  11. Fournier, M. et Lepage, R., Implicit Surface-Based Geometric Fusion: Efficient and Improved Implementation for a Hand-Held 3D Camera, 3rd IASTED - International Conference on Visualization, Imaging, and Image Processing, Benalmadena, Spain, 8-10 septembre, p. 1077-1082, 2003.
     

  12. Ben Azouz, Z., Rioux, M., Lepage, R., et Shu, C., Compact description ot the Human Being shape with enhanced hyperquadrics, in the Proceedings of the XVth Triennial Congress of the International Ergonomics Association - IEA 2003, Seoul (Korea), 24-29 August, 2003.
     

  13. Nassif, N., Kajl, S., Sabourin, R., Two-Objective Online Optimization of Supervisory Control Strategy, International Building Performance Simulation Association (IBPSA'03), p. 927-934, Eindhoven, Netherlands, August 11-14, 2003.
     

  14. Souza A., Cheriet M., Naoi S., Suen C.Y., Automatic Filter Selection Using Image Quality Assessment, in the Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Document Analysis and Recognition - ICDAR2003, pp.508-512, Edinburgh, Scotland, 3-6 August 2003.
     

  15. Neila M., Cheriet M., Mitiche A., Combination of Pruned Kohonen Maps for On-line Arabic Charcters Recognition, in the Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Document Analysis and Recognition - ICDAR2003, pp.900-904, Edinburgh, Scotland, 3-6 August 2003. 
     

  16. Cheriet M., Shock Filter for Character Image Enhancement and Peeling, in the Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Document Analysis and Recognition - ICDAR2003, pp.1247-1251, Edinburgh, Scotland, 3-6 August 2003.
     

  17. Oliveira, L.S., Sabourin, R., Bortolozzi, F. et Suen, C.Y., Feature Selection for Ensembles : A Hierarchical Multi-Objective Genetic Algorithm Approach, in the Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Document Analysis and Recognition - ICDAR2003, pp.676-680, Edinburgh, Scotland, 3-6 August 2003.
     

  18. Morita, M.E., Sabourin, R., Bortolozzi, F. et Suen C.Y., A Recognition and Verification Strategy for Handwritten Word Recognition,in the Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Document Analysis and Recognition - ICDAR2003, pp.482-486, Edinburgh, Scotland, 3-6 August 2003.
     

  19. Morita, M.E., Sabourin, R., Bortolozzi, F. et Suen C.Y., Unsupervised Feature Selection Using Multi-Objective Genetic Algorithm for Handwritten Word Recognition, in the Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Document Analysis and Recognition - ICDAR2003, pp.666-670, Edinburgh, Scotland, 3-6 August 2003.
     

  20. Britto Jr, A., de Sousa, P.S.L., Sabourin, R., de Souza, S.R.Souza. et Borges, D.L., A Low-Cost Parallel K-Means Algorithm Using Cluster Computing, in the Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Document Analysis and Recognition - ICDAR2003, pp.839-843, Edinburgh, Scotland, 3-6 August 2003.
     

  21. Grandidier, F., Sabourin, R. et Suen, C.Y., Integration of Contextual Information in Handwriting Recognition Systems, in the Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Document Analysis and Recognition - ICDAR2003, pp.1252-1256, Edinburgh, Scotland, 3-6 August 2003.
     

  22. Radtke, Paulo V. W., Oliveira, L.S., Sabourin, R., wong, Tony, Intelligent Zoning Design Using Multi-Objective Evolutionary Algorithms, in the Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Document Analysis and Recognition - ICDAR2003, pp.824-828, Edinburgh, Scotland, 3-6 August 2003.
     

  23. Bigras P., Wong T., Structured Optimal Controller Design using BMI Formulation, CESA2003, Paper S1-R-00-0312, Lile, France, July 9-11, 2003.
     

  24. Fataicha Y., Cheriet M., Nie J., Suen C.Y., Information Retreival Based on OCR Errors in Scanned Documents, IEEE Computer Society Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR 2003), Wisconsin, USA, June 2003.
     

  25. Da Costa, Luis E., Landry, Jacques-André, On the applicability of L-Systems and Iterated Function Systems for grammatical synthesis of 3D models (extended abstract), in the Proceedings of AI'2003, the Sixteenth Canadian Conference on Artificial Intelligence, Halifax Nova Scotia, June 11-13 2003.
     

  26. Bigras P., Wong T., Khayati K., Structured Controller Design using Optimal Model Matching, ISA2003, Paper PC-11, Montreal, Canada, June 9-11, 2003. 
     

  27. Nassif, N., Kajl, S. et Sabourin, R., Modélisation des Composantes d'un Système CVAC Existant, Viième Colloque Interuniversitaire Franco-Québécois, Thermique des Systèmes, article 12-01, 26-28 mai 2003, Québec, Québec.
     

  28. Berthtaume, V., Cheriet, M., and Gargour, C.; Analyse des caracteres manuscrits par les moments de paquets d'ondelettes, Electrical and Computer Engineering, 2003. IEEE CCECE 2003. Canadian Conf. on ,Volume: 3 , pp.1933 – 1936, May 2003.
     

  29. Bernier, T.; Landry, J.A.; Da Costa, Luis. 2003. Interactive description and classification of biological/irregular objects, Première journée d'échanges et de diffusion technologiques : Instrumentation et technologies pour le contrôle et l'inspection dans les procédés agroalimentaires et biotechnologique. École de technologie supérieure, Montréal, Québec, Canada. 8 mai 2003.