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Richard D Bang, Ming Fang, Stuart C Schwartz, Keith M Andress: Apparatus and method for detecting a face in a video image. Siemens Corporate Research, The Trustees of Princeton University, Donald B Paschburg, February 3, 1998: US05715325 (263 worldwide citation)

A detection system identifies a person by rapidly analyzing an image frame from a video camera for the presence of a face by reducing the image in resolution and normalizing the image to compensate for lighting changes and compares the normalized image with a background image to produce a binary int ...


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Sun Yuan Kung, Shang Hung Lin, Long Ji Lin, Ming Fang: Neural network for locating and recognizing a deformable object. Siemens Corporate Research, The Trustees of Princeton University, Donald B Paschburg, December 15, 1998: US05850470 (247 worldwide citation)

A system for automatically detecting and recognizing the identity of a deformable object such as a human face, within an arbitrary image scene. The system comprises an object detector implemented as a probabilistic DBNN, for determining whether the object is within the arbitrary image scene and a fe ...


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Michael J Wynblatt, Arding Hsu, Daniel C Benson: Web-based interactive radio environment: WIRE. Siemens Corporate Research, Donald B Paschburg, January 25, 2000: US06018710 (163 worldwide citation)

A system for providing a primarily audio environment for world wide web access includes a system for rendering structured documents using audio, an interface for information exchange to users, a non-keyword based WWW search system and a few miscellaneous features. The system for rendering structured ...


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Michael Wynblatt, Arding Hsu: System for providing targeted internet information to mobile agents. Siemens Corporate Research, Donald B Paschburg, April 17, 2001: US06219696 (153 worldwide citation)

An Actively Broadcast URLs for Drive-By Internet Information (ABU-DaBII) system provides for the just-in-time distribution of information through mobile information terminals. The system involves the Internet as the primary source of the information and includes a mobile information terminal as the ...


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Arturo Pizano, Wei Kwan V Su, Michelle Yan, Lai Pham: Method and apparatus for asynchronous multimedia collaboration. Siemens Corporate Research, Donald B Paschburg, August 15, 2000: US06105055 (134 worldwide citation)

A multimedia collaboration system combines unique multimedia communications and media processing mechanisms with off-the-shelf components that support information sharing and distribution. More specifically, the system provides an asynchronous multimedia collaboration whiteboard that enables the cre ...


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Beilei Xu, Jianzhong Qian: Automatic determination of the curved axis of a 3-D tube-shaped object in image volume. Siemens Corporate Research, Donald B Paschburg, December 23, 1997: US05699799 (133 worldwide citation)

A method is disclosed for automatically finding the true axis and the radius of cross sections of three dimensional tube-like shaped objects such as the left head ventricle, lung airways and blood vessels from 3-D transverse images constructed from known imaging techniques. The problem of finding th ...


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Michael W Marcellin, Ali Bilgin, Hariharan G Lalgudi, Mariappan S Nadar: Lifting-based view compensated compression and remote visualization of volume rendered images. The University of Arizona, Siemens Aktiengesellschaft, Donald B Paschburg, February 28, 2012: US08126279 (125 worldwide citation)

A method for compressing 2D images includes determining a depth map for each of a plurality of sequential 2D images of a 3D volumetric image, determining coordinate transformations the 2D images based on the depth maps and a geometric relationship between the 3D volumetric image and each of the 2D i ...


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Candemir Toklu, Shih Ping Liou: System and method for selecting key-frames of video data. Siemens Corporate Research, Donald B Paschburg, April 15, 2003: US06549643 (111 worldwide citation)

A system and method for selecting key-frames to generate a content-based visual summary of video and facilitate digital video browsing and indexing, which provides a real-time approach for key-frame selection irrespective of the available computation power. A method for selecting key-frames accordin ...


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Jean S Hartmann, Claudio Imoberdorf: System and method for functional testing of distributed, component-based software. Siemens Corporate Research, Donald B Paschburg, January 7, 2003: US06505342 (108 worldwide citation)

A system and method for functional testing of distributed, component-based software that includes modeling dynamic behavior of a plurality of components using a plurality of Unified Modeling Language-based state machine representations; creating a plurality of normalized Unified Modeling Language-ba ...


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Peiya Liu, Kenneth Hampel, Arding Hsu: Automatic hyperlinking on multimedia by compiling link specifications. Siemens Corporate Research, Donald B Paschburg, August 11, 1998: US05794257 (107 worldwide citation)

A link specification and an electronic manual is provided to an auto linker which in conjunction with a run-time media engine provides hyperlinked manuals. The auto linker comprises a link generator for generating links and a link verifier for checking and modifying the links that are generated. The ...