1. Introduction

2. Context in Image Classifcation

a. Lower Order Markov Chains
b. Hilbert Space Filling Curves
c. Markov Meshes
d. Dependence Trees
3. Context in Text Recognition
a. A Quick Bit on Compound Decision Theory
b. Dictionary Look-up Methods

4. Conclusions



The Use of Context in Pattern Recognition

by: Mallar Chakravarty
McGill University
Montreal, Quebec

Course CS-644B

Presented to Godfried Toussiant

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