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Finite Automatons and images

At a lecture about regular expressions and automatons, we were introduced to the posibility of using automatons to compress images. During the course we have worked with a java package for automatons, so i made a quick hack to render regexps as images.

The concept is that every acepting state represents black area, and and using a recursive definition of the areas.


Here is the area for the string “031”

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