Automatic alignment of hieroglyphs and transliteration

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Automatic alignment has important applications in philology, facilitating study of texts on the basis of electronic resources produced by different scholars. A simple technique is presented to realise such alignment for Ancient Egyptian hieroglyphic texts and transliteration. Preliminary experiments with the technique are reported, and plans for future work are discussed.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationInformation Technology and Egyptology in 2008
Subtitle of host publicationProceedings of the meeting of the Computer Working Group of the International Association of Egyptologists
EditorsNigel Strudwick
PublisherGorgias Press
Number of pages22
ISBN (Print)978-1-60724-068-6
Publication statusPublished - Feb 2009

Publication series

NameBible in Technology
ISSN (Print)1943-9369


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