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Recognition and Classification of Traffic Signs using Machine Learning Techniques

International Journal of Computer Applications
Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA
Year of Publication: 2017
Sandeep Rai, Kaminee Pachlasiya

Sandeep Rai and Kaminee Pachlasiya. Recognition and Classification of Traffic Signs using Machine Learning Techniques. International Journal of Computer Applications 169(10):12-18, July 2017. BibTeX

	author = {Sandeep Rai and Kaminee Pachlasiya},
	title = {Recognition and Classification of Traffic Signs using Machine Learning Techniques},
	journal = {International Journal of Computer Applications},
	issue_date = {July 2017},
	volume = {169},
	number = {10},
	month = {Jul},
	year = {2017},
	issn = {0975-8887},
	pages = {12-18},
	numpages = {7},
	url = {},
	doi = {10.5120/ijca2017914889},
	publisher = {Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA},
	address = {New York, USA}


The computerized recognition and classification of traffic signs is a challenging problem, with several important request areas, including advanced drivers assistance systems, autonomous vehicles and street surveying. While much research is present on both automated diagnosis and popularity of symbol-based traffic indicators there is much less research concentrated specifically on the reputation of wording on traffic information indications. This may be partial because of the difficulty of the duty brought on by problems, such as brightness and shadows, blurring, occlusion, and signal deterioration. Our method of this issue by detecting many text-based traffic indication prospects using basic condition and color information. The proposed system includes two main periods: Recognition and Classification. The Acceptance stage exploits the understanding of the composition of the Traffic indication, i.e., the condition and size of the sign in the frame, to look for the locations in the landscape that it will seek out traffic text indications.


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Recognition and Classification; Machine Learning; Image Processing; Indian Traffic Signs.