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Rudolf M Bolle, Jonathan H Connell, Arun Hampapur, Andrew W Senior: System and method for automatically setting image acquisition controls. International Business Machines, Louis J Percello, McGuireWoods, October 9, 2001: US06301440 (220 worldwide citation)

A system and method use computer image processing for setting the parameters for an image acquisition device of a camera. The image parameters are set automatically by analyzing the image to be taken, and setting the controls according to the subject matter, in the same manner as an expert photograp ...


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Tara N Sainath, Ron J Weiss, Kevin William Wilson, Andrew W Senior, Arun Narayanan, Yedid Hoshen, Michiel A U Bacchiani: Processing multi-channel audio waveforms. Google, Fish & Richardson P C, July 4, 2017: US09697826 (21 worldwide citation)

Methods, including computer programs encoded on a computer storage medium, for enhancing the processing of audio waveforms for speech recognition using various neural network processing techniques. In one aspect, a method includes: receiving multiple channels of audio data corresponding to an uttera ...


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Lalit Agarwalla, Sergio Borger, Lisa M Brown, Christopher R Carlson, Raymond A Cooke, Barry Gottlieb, Arun Hampapur, Christopher A LoGiudice, Linda C Owen, Andrew W Senior, Chiao Fe Shu: System and method for event detection utilizing sensor based surveillance. International Business Machines Corporation, Anna Linne, Hoffman Warnick, September 7, 2010: US07791466 (21 worldwide citation)

The present invention includes a method, system, and program product for detecting an event that includes receiving at least one data input stream from one or more sensors, selecting a data input stream from one of the one or more sensors, recording the data input stream on a recordable medium, spec ...


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Rudolf M Bolle, Sharathchandra U Pankanti, Nalini K Ratha, Andrew W Senior: System and method for remote self-enrollment in biometric databases. International Business Machines Corporation, Anne Dougherty, Roberts Mlotkowski Safran & Cole P C, October 23, 2012: US08296573 (13 worldwide citation)

A method and system is provided to provide enrollment of biometric data from individuals without the need for the enrollees to travel to a central location. The system and method provides for optionally detecting multiple types of biometric data, for example, fingerprints, facial scan, visual scan, ...


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Lisa M Brown, Jonathan H Connell II, Arun Hampapur, Sharathchandra U Pankanti, Andrew W Senior, Ying li Tian: System and method for managing the interaction of object detection and tracking systems in video surveillance. International Business Machines Corporation, Matthew Chung, Hoffman Warnick, June 4, 2013: US08456528 (7 worldwide citation)

A system, method and program product for providing a video surveillance system that enhances object detection by utilizing feedback from a tracking system to an object detection system. A system is provided that includes: a moving object detection system for detecting moving objects in a video input ...


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Andrew W Senior: Line length estimation. International Business Machines Corporation, Anne L Linne, Hoffman Warnick, January 31, 2012: US08107676 (6 worldwide citation)

A solution for monitoring an area is provided. At least one image of a physical area corresponding to a line is obtained and a set of hypotheses are evaluated based on the image(s). For one or more hypotheses, an estimated length of the line is extracted, and an estimated line length is generated ba ...


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Hayden Shaw, Trausti Kristjansson, Andrew W Senior: Speech recognition using repeated utterances. Google, Fish & Richardson P C, September 1, 2015: US09123339 (5 worldwide citation)

Subject matter described in this specification can be embodied in methods, computer program products and systems relating to speech-to-text conversion. A first spoken input is received from a user of an electronic device (an “original utterance”). Based on the original utterance, a first set of char ...


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Arun Hampapur, Sharathchandra U Pankanti, Andrew W Senior: System and method for analyzing video from non-static camera. International Business Machines Corporation, Scully Scott Murphy & Presser P C, Brian Verminski Esq, November 25, 2008: US07457433 (5 worldwide citation)

A novel system and method of treating the output of moving cameras, in particular ones that enable the application of conventional “static camera” algorithms, e.g., to enable the continuous vigilance of computer surveillance technology to be applied to moving cameras that cover a wide area. Accordin ...


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Dave Burke, Michael J LeBeau, Konrad Gianno, Trausti Kristjansson, John Nicholas Jitkoff, Andrew W Senior: Multisensory speech detection. Google, Fish & Richardson P C, October 14, 2014: US08862474 (4 worldwide citation)

A computer-implemented method of multisensory speech detection is disclosed. The method comprises determining an orientation of a mobile device and determining an operating mode of the mobile device based on the orientation of the mobile device. The method further includes identifying speech detecti ...


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Lisa M Brown, Arun Hampapur, Andrew W Senior, Chiao Fe Shu, Yun Zhai: Multi-event type monitoring and searching. International Business Machines Corporation, Lisa Ulrich, Hoffman Warnick, December 3, 2013: US08601494 (4 worldwide citation)

Multiple event types are monitored for events, and surveillance data is stored for each event. Surveillance data for a primary event of one event type can be presented to a user, and surveillance data for a set of related events corresponding to another event type can be presented based on a set of ...