method: CIGIT & XJTLU2019-05-01

Authors: Zhaohong Guo, Hui Xu, Qiufeng Wang, Xiangdong Zhou, Yu Shi

Description: This is a rectification-based method for arbitrary-shaped text. It employs Spatial Transformer Network (STN) framework with Thin-Plate Spline (TPS) transformation to perform text rectification and an Attention-based Sequence Recognition Network to recognize the rectified text.