Accession Number:

AD0692143

Title:

AUTOMATIC MACHINE FOR READING TYPEWRITTEN TEXTS,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Report Date:

1969-01-21

Pagination or Media Count:

16.0

Abstract:

An automatic reading machine is described. The equipment is designed to read typewritten texts in order to feed them into the Ural-4 computer when making literature survey problems and when processing certain forms of statistical information. The characters are recognized in this reading machine by a method which compares the unknown character with a set of fixed image field regions the method of fragments. There is a block diagram of the system shown in the text. Tests have shown that the average reliability of this automatic reading machine is 0.995.

Subject Categories:

  • Computer Hardware

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE