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Information searching system

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10,331,732
June 25, 2019
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A method and computer system for searching a collection of documents. The method comprises first identifying text in the document and then identifying an image in the document. Then the features of the image are extracted from the document and image terms are identified from the features. Finally, the collection of documents is searched using the image terms in conjunction with text terms.
15/381,632
December 16, 2016
1/1;
G06K 9/00 (20060101); G06K 9/34 (20060101); G06K 9/72 (20060101); G06F 16/583 (20190101);
GOVERNMENT LICENSE RIGHTS This invention was made with United States Government support under Contract No. DE-AC04-94AL85000 between Sandia Corporation and the United States Department of Energy. The United States Government has certain rights to this invention.