23.4.10 Bar Code Readers, Reading

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Bar Codes. Barcodes. QR Codes. Barcodes.

Microscan Machine Vision Systems,
WWW Version. Vendor, Bar Codes. Vendor, Metrology. Barcodes for automatic ID, mensuration systems. Part of Spectris plc.

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Kresic-Juric, S.,
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Kresic-Juric, S., Madej, D., Santosa, F.[Fadil],
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Edge detection; Hidden Markov model; Filter scale selection; Bar code decoding BibRef

Powell, G.[George], Crowther, B.[Blake], Hyde, R.[Ryan], Wenzel, M.[Mark], Hepworth, P.J.[Paul J.], Taylor, M.[Morgan],
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Hepworth, P.J.[Paul J.],
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Wang, K.Q.[Kong-Qiao], Zou, Y.M.[Yan-Ming], Wang, H.[Hao],
1d Bar Code Reading On Camera Phones,
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Choksi, R.[Rustum], van Gennip, Y.[Yves],
Deblurring of One Dimensional Bar Codes Via Total Variation Energy Minimization,
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bar code; deblurring; total variation; energy minimization BibRef

Paulson, L.D.[Linda Dailey],
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Lin, D.T.[Daw-Tung], Lin, M.C.[Min-Chueh], Huang, K.Y.[Kai-Yung],
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WWW Version. 1103

Rowe, R.K.[Robert K.],
Copy-resistant barcodes,
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Bulan, O.[Orhan], Sharma, G.[Gaurav],
High Capacity Color Barcodes: Per Channel Data Encoding via Orientation Modulation in Elliptical Dot Arrays,
IP(20), No. 5, May 2011, pp. 1337-1350.
IEEE DOI Link 1104
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Gallo, O.[Orazio], Manduchi, R.[Roberto],
Reading 1D Barcodes with Mobile Phones Using Deformable Templates,
PAMI(33), No. 9, September 2011, pp. 1834-1843.
IEEE DOI Link 1109
Reading challenging barcodes with cameras,
IEEE DOI Link 0912
With cell phone cameras. Deformable template based. BibRef

Yang, H.J.[Hui-Juan], Kot, A.C.[Alex C.], Jiang, X.D.[Xu-Dong],
Binarization of Low-Quality Barcode Images Captured by Mobile Phones Using Local Window of Adaptive Location and Size,
IP(21), No. 1, January 2012, pp. 418-425.
IEEE DOI Link 1112
Dynamic window construction for the binarization of barcode images captured by mobile phones,
IEEE DOI Link 1009
And: A1, A3, A2:
Accurate localization of four extreme corners for barcode images captured by mobile phones,
IEEE DOI Link 1009

Chen, C.S.[Chang-Sheng], Kot, A.C.[Alex C.], Yang, H.J.[Hui-Juan],
A two-stage quality measure for mobile phone captured 2D barcode images,
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A quality measure of mobile phone captured 2D barcode images,
IEEE DOI Link 1009
2D barcode; Quality measure; Bimodal distribution; Finder pattern; Support vector machine BibRef

Belussi, L.F.F.[Luiz F. F.], Hirata, N.S.T.[Nina S. T.],
Fast Component-Based QR Code Detection in Arbitrarily Acquired Images,
JMIV(45), No. 3, March 2013, pp. 277-292.
WWW Version. 1301

Blasinski, H., Bulan, O., Sharma, G.,
Per-Colorant-Channel Color Barcodes for Mobile Applications: An Interference Cancellation Framework,
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IEEE DOI Link 1303

Iwen, M.A.[Mark A.], Santosa, F.[Fadil], Ward, R.[Rachel],
A Symbol-Based Algorithm for Decoding Bar Codes,
SIIMS(6), No. 1, 2013, pp. 56-77.
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Lin, Y.H.[Yu-Hsun], Chang, Y.P.[Yu-Pei], Wu, J.L.[Ja-Ling],
Appearance-Based QR Code Beautifier,
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IEEE DOI Link 1402
bar codes BibRef

Lou, Y., Esser, E., Zhao, H., Xin, J.,
Partially Blind Deblurring of Barcode from Out-of-Focus Blur,
SIIMS(7), No. 2, 2014, pp. 740-760.
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Chen, L., Man, H., Jia, H.,
On Scanning Linear Barcodes From Out-of-Focus Blurred Images: A Spatial Domain Dynamic Template Matching Approach,
IP(23), No. 6, June 2014, pp. 2637-2650.
IEEE DOI Link 1406
Charge coupled devices BibRef

Garateguy, G.J., Arce, G.R., Lau, D.L., Villarreal, O.P.,
QR Images: Optimized Image Embedding in QR Codes,
IP(23), No. 7, July 2014, pp. 2842-2853.
IEEE DOI Link 1407
Color BibRef

Wang, Z.Z.[Zhao-Zhong], Yu, Y.Y.[Yuan-Yuan],
Matching and Perturbation Theories for Affine-Invariant Shapes Using QR Factorization with Column Pivoting,
JMIV(49), No. 3, July 2014, pp. 633-651.
WWW Version. 1407

Lin, C.[Chao], Shen, X.[Xueju], Wang, Z.S.[Zhi-Song],
Asymmetric information hiding and noise-free recovery based on rotating analyzer ellipsometry and quick-response code,
JOSA-A(31), No. 8, August 2014, pp. 1895-1903.
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Ellipsometry and polarimetry BibRef

Liu, Q.[Qiong], Girgensohn, A.[Andreas], Wilcox, L.[Lynn], Shipman, F.[Frank], Dunnigan, T.[Tony],
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MultInfoRetr(3), No. 3, September 2014, pp. 177-192.
Springer DOI Link 1408
Media-embedded target, is an iconic mark printed in a blank margin of a page. BibRef

Bodnár, P.[Péter], Nyúl, L.G.[László G.],
QR Code Localization Using Boosted Cascade of Weak Classifiers,
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Springer DOI Link 1410

Iwata, M., Yamanaka, K., Kise, K.,
Digital Watermarking Method to Extract Watermarks from Printed Matters with Cell Phone by Using Finder Patterns and Alignment Pattern of QR Code,
IEEE DOI Link 1408
feature extraction BibRef

Zamberletti, A., Gallo, I., Albertini, S.,
Robust Angle Invariant 1D Barcode Detection,
IEEE DOI Link 1408
Hough transforms BibRef

Fang, C.F.[Cheng-Fang], Zhang, C.W.[Chun-Wang], Chang, E.C.[Ee-Chien],
An Optimization Model for Aesthetic Two-Dimensional Barcodes,
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Fernandez-Fernandez, M.[Miguel], Alonso-Montes, C.[Carmen], Bertelsen, A., Mendikute, A.,
Industrial Non-intrusive Coded-Target Identification and Decoding Application,
Springer DOI Link 1307

Bodnár, P.[Péter], Nyúl, L.G.[László G.],
A Novel Method for Barcode Localization in Image Domain,
Springer DOI Link 1307

Katona, M.[Melinda], Nyúl, L.G.[László G.],
Efficient 1D and 2D Barcode Detection Using Mathematical Morphology,
Springer DOI Link 1305

Friedman, I.[Itamar], Zelnik-Manor, L.[Lihi],
Icon scanning: Towards next generation QR codes,
IEEE DOI Link 1208

Chen, L.[Ling],
A Directed Graphical Model for Linear Barcode Scanning from Blurred Images,
Springer DOI Link 1304

Peng, E.[En], Peursum, P., Li, L.[Ling],
Product Barcode and Expiry Date Detection for the Visually Impaired Using a Smartphone,
IEEE DOI Link 1303

Yang, X.[Xin], Liu, Q.[Qiong], Liao, C.Y.[Chun-Yuan], Cheng, K.T.[Kwang-Ting], Girgensohn, A.[Andreas],
Large-scale EMM identification based on geometry-constrained visual word correspondence voting,
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Embedded Media Marker (EMM) to retrieve relevant media associated with a paper document via camera-phones. BibRef

Bagherinia, H.[Homayoun], Manduchi, R.[Roberto],
High Information Rate and Efficient Color Barcode Decoding,
Color12(II: 482-491).
Springer DOI Link 1210

Bagherinia, H.[Homayoun], Manduchi, R.[Roberto],
A theory of color barcodes,
IEEE DOI Link 1201
I.e. 4 or 8 colors per patch. Color depends on illumination. BibRef

Xu, W.[Wei], McCloskey, S.[Scott],
2D Barcode localization and motion deblurring using a flutter shutter camera,
IEEE DOI Link 1101
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Gaubatz, M.D.[Matthew D.], Simske, S.J.[Steven J.],
Barcode-based calibration of a 1-D blur restoration pipeline,
IEEE DOI Link 1009

Tan, K.T.[Keng T.], Chai, D.[Douglas],
JPEG compression of monochrome 2D-barcode images using DCT coefficient distributions,
IEEE DOI Link 1009

Rocholl, J.C.[Johann C.], Klenk, S.[Sebastian], Heidemann, G.[Gunther],
Robust 1D Barcode Recognition on Mobile Devices,
IEEE DOI Link 1008

Tekin, E.[Ender], Coughlan, J.M.[James M.],
An algorithm enabling blind users to find and read barcodes,
IEEE DOI Link 0912

Wu, X.S.[Xin-Sheng], Qiao, L.Z.[Lian-Zhi], Deng, J.[Jun],
A New Method for Bar Code Localization and Recognition,
IEEE DOI Link 0910

Tekin, E.[Ender], Coughlan, J.[James],
A Bayesian Algorithm for Reading 1D Barcodes,
PDF Version. 0905

Chin, T.J.[Tat-Jun], Goh, H.[Hanlin], Tan, N.M.[Ngan-Meng],
Exact integral images at generic angles for 2D barcode detection,
IEEE DOI Link 0812

Wachenfeld, S.[Steffen], Terlunen, S.[Sebastian], Jiang, X.Y.[Xiao-Yi],
Robust recognition of 1-D barcodes using camera phones,
IEEE DOI Link 0812

Kamijo, K.[Koichi], Kamijo, N.[Noboru], Gang, Z.[Zhang],
Invisible barcode with optimized error correction,
IEEE DOI Link 0810

Parikh, D.[Devi], Jancke, G.[Gavin],
Localization and Segmentation of A 2D High Capacity Color Barcode,
IEEE DOI Link 0801

Langlotz, T.[Tobias], Bimber, O.[Oliver],
Unsynchronized 4D Barcodes,
ISVC07(I: 363-374).
Springer DOI Link 0711
Time multiplexed color 2D barcodes. BibRef

Zhang, C.H.[Chun-Hui], Wang, J.[Jian], Han, S.[Shi], Yi, M.[Mo], Zhang, Z.Y.[Zheng-You],
Automatic Real-Time Barcode Localization in Complex Scenes,
IEEE DOI Link 0610

Wang, H.[Hao], Zou, Y.M.[Yan-Ming],
Camera Readable 2D Bar Codes Design and Decoding for Mobile Phones,
IEEE DOI Link 0610

Iannizzotto, G., Costanzo, C., Lanzafame, P., La Rosa, F.,
Badge3D for Visually Impaired,
VisImpaired05(III: 29-29).
IEEE DOI Link 0507
Reads barcodes and gives audio cues. BibRef

Normand, N., Viard-Gaudin, C.,
A two-dimensional bar code reader,
IEEE DOI Link 9410

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