Document Analysis & Recognition (Lecture notes*) [course syllabus]

Important announcement: In the unforeseen condition of the coronavirus outbreak, all lectures will go online and via the e-learning platform. Screencasts (narrated videos) will be uploaded consecutively to my homepage and the e-learning platform. Students are kindly requested to get in contact with me for any assistance.
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Overall marks

Weeks 15:


Weeks 14:

  • Exercises on Morphological operations (see example6)
  • Matlab implementation (example7)


Weeks 13:


Weeks 11-12:


Weeks 9-10:


Weeks 7-8:

  • Frequency filtering:
    • One-Dimensional Fourier transform numerical example (example, cat2pol, example2)
    • Calculating 1-D Fourier transform and deriving magnitude and phase angle of frequency domain spectrum (mfile1, mfile2)
    • Two-Dimensional frequency domain filtering (mfile3)
  • Quiz: take the quiz, click here.
  • Project submission: upload your project by clicking here.


Weeks 5-6:

All 4 parts can be download in one piece. (large file 158MB)


Weeks 3-4:

Screencasts for image enhancement in spatial domain have been uploaded to the e-learning platform. You may also view and download the videos from the following links:

Weeks 1-2:


(*Source textbook: R. Gonzalez, R. E. Woods, Digital Image Processing, 4th Ed.,Prentice Hall, 2018)