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Tohei Nitta: Animated electronic meeting place. Mitsubishi Electric Research Laboratories, Robert K Tendler, September 13, 1994: US05347306 (773 worldwide citation)

A network-based animated electronic meeting place is provided for business meetings, education, simulated classrooms, casual encounters, personal meetings, art auctions, parties and game playing, which includes a terminal for each participant on the network and local prestored animation graphics, wi ...


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William T Freeman: Dynamic and static hand gesture recognition through low-level image analysis. Mitsubishi Electric Research Laboratories, Robert K Tendler, September 26, 1995: US05454043 (533 worldwide citation)

A low-level model-free dynamic and static hand gesture recognition system utilizes either a 1-D histogram of frequency of occurrence vs. spatial orientation angle for static gestures or a 2-D histogram of frequency of occurrence vs. space-time orientation for dynamic gestures. In each case the histo ...


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Tommy C Poon, Jay Bao, Yoshiki Mizutani, Hiroyuki Nakayama: Universal modem for digital video, audio and data communications. Mitsubishi Electric Research Laboratories, Dirk Brinkman, February 20, 2001: US06192070 (213 worldwide citation)

A universal modem has a software-configurable modulator/demodulator which accommodates different modulation formats such as those associated with terrestrial, cable, phone line, satellite and wireless communications to be transmitted and received through a single device in which the modem has reconf ...


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Oin Zheng: Data transmission system and scheduling protocol for connection-oriented packet or cell switching networks. Mitsubishi Electric Research Laboratories, Robert K Tendler, February 21, 1995: US05392280 (169 worldwide citation)

In connection-oriented packet or cell switching networks, a data transmission system and scheduling protocol utilizes both synchronous transmission and asynchronous transmission in an alternating pattern to provide each user with both a guaranteed transmission bandwidth or capacity to accommodate re ...


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Thomas C Walsh, Michael J Young, Joseph J DiCelie, David W H Wong, Alan W Esenther: Enterprise integration system. Mitsubishi Electric Research Laboratories, Dirk Brinkman, Andrew J Curtin, October 26, 2004: US06810429 (160 worldwide citation)

An enterprise integration system is coupled to a number of legacy data sources. The data sources each use different data formats and different access methods. The integration system includes a back-end interface configured to convert input data source information to input XML documents and to conver ...


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Daniel N Nikovski, Ajay Divakaran, Regunathan Radhakrishnan, Kadir A Peker: Detecting and diagnosing faults in HVAC equipment. Mitsubishi Electric Research Laboratories, Dirk Brinkman, Clifton D Mueller, Gene V Vinokur, October 28, 2008: US07444251 (147 worldwide citation)

A method and system detects and diagnoses faults in heating, ventilating and air conditioning (HVAC) equipment. Internal state variables of the HVAC equipment are measured under external driving conditions. Expected internal state variables are predicted for the HVAC equipment operating under the ex ...


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Luoscheng Peng: System for user control of version /Synchronization in mobile computing. Mitsubishi Electric Research Laboratories, Dirk Brinkman, November 13, 2001: US06317754 (140 worldwide citation)

A universal system is provided for synchronizing servers which accommodates wide area mobile computing while at the same time making the process more efficient. The system includes a network of primary servers with high performance reliable links making up the backbone of the synchronization process ...


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Anthony Vetro, Sehoon Yea, Wojciech Matusik, Hanspeter Pfister, Matthias Zwicker: Method and system for decoding and displaying 3D light fields. Mitsubishi Electric Research Laboratories, Dirk Brinkman, Gene Vinokur, October 25, 2011: US08044994 (128 worldwide citation)

A method and system acquire and display light fields. A continuous light field is reconstructed from input samples of an input light field of a 3D scene acquired by cameras according to an acquisition parameterization. The continuous light is reparameterized according to a display parameterization a ...


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Anthony Vetro, Zafer Sahinoglu, Ghulam Bhatti, Johnas Cukier, Fernando Matsubara: Environment aware services for mobile devices. Mitsubishi Electric Research Laboratories, Dirk Brinkman, Andrew J Curtin, March 14, 2006: US07013149 (125 worldwide citation)

A system delivers multimedia services to mobile devices via a network by first registering a mobile device with a service manager connected to the mobile device via the network. Application service providers are connected to the service manager via the network. Each application service provider is a ...


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Paul A Viola, Michael J Jones: System and method for detecting objects in images. Mitsubishi Electric Research Laboratories, Dirk Brinkman, Andrew J Curtin, March 28, 2006: US07020337 (124 worldwide citation)

A method detects an object, such a face, in an image. The image is first partitioned into patches of various sizes using either an integral image or a Gaussian pyramid. Features in each patch are evaluated to determine a cumulative score. The evaluating is repeated while the cumulative score is with ...