Data formats

Greenfield, P., Droettboom, M., & Bray, E. (2015). ASDF: A new data format for Astronomy. Astronomy and Computing. (In press). doi:10.1016/j.ascom.2015.06.004

Thomas et al., 2015 Learning from FITS: Limitations in use in modern astronomical research Astron. Comput. (2015) arXiv:1502.00996v2


Rougier, N. P., Droettboom, M. and Bourne, P. E. 2014. Ten Simple Rules for Better Figures. PLOS Computational Biology.

Hunter, J. matplotlib lessons from middle age. Presented at SciPy 12.

Hunter, J. and Droettboom, M. 2012. matplotlib The Architecture of Open Source Applications, Volume II, Wilson, G., and Brown, A., editors.

Hunter, J. 2009. Matplotlib: State of the Software. Presented at SciPy '09.

Document image analysis

Donnely, M. 2005. Gamera. Chapter in Core technologies for the Cultural Heritage Sector. DigiCULT Journal.

Dalitz, C, and Karsten, T. 2005. Using the Gamera framework for building a lute tablature recognition system. International Conference on Music Information Retrieval. London, England.

Droettboom, M. 2005. From Roman de la Rose to the Star Spangled Banner: Document Image Analysis at the Digital Knowledge Center. Presentation given at the Space Science and Technology Institute, Baltimore, MD.

Droettboom, M. 2004. Beyond transcription: Case studies in special document analysis requirements. Document Image Analysis for Libraries. PARC, Palo Alto, CA.

Droettboom, M. 2003. Correcting broken characters in the recognition of historical printed documents. Joint Conference on Digital Libraries. Houston, TX.

Droettboom, M., K. MacMillan and I. Fujinaga. 2003. The Gamera framework for building custom recognition systems. Symposium on Document Image Understanding Technologies. Greenbelt, MD.

Optical Music Recognition

Droettboom, M. and I. Fujinaga. 2004. Symbol-level groundtruthing environment for OMR. International Symposium on Music Information Retrieval. Barcelona, Spain.

Droettboom, M., K. MacMillan and I. Fujinaga. 2002. Optical music interpretation. Syntactical, structural and statistical pattern recognition. Windsor, Ontario, Canada.

Droettboom, M, MacMillan, K, Fujinaga, I, Choudhury, G, DiLauro, T, Patton, M, and Anderson, T. 2002. Using the Gamera Framework for the Recognition of Cultural Heritage Materials. Joint Conference on Digital Libraries.

Droettboom, M., Fujinaga, I., MacMillan, K., Patton, M., Warner, J., Choudhury, G., and DiLauro, T. 2002. Expressive and efficient retrieval of symbolic musical data. International Symposium on Music Information Retrieval. Bloomington, IN.

Droettboom, M., and Fujinaga, I. 2001. Interpreting the semantics of music notation using an extensible and object-oriented system. International Python Conference, Long Beach, CA.

My Masters Thesis

Droettboom, M. 2002. Selected research in computer music. The Johns Hopkins University, Master's Thesis.