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Alan Palazzolo, Mu Li, Uhn Joo Na, Erwin Thomas: System and method for controlling suspension using a magnetic field. The Texas A&M University System, Baker Botts L, November 27, 2001: US06323614 (82 worldwide citation)

A system for controlling the position of a rotating member suspended using a magnetic field includes at least one sensor that is operable to detect the position of the rotating member, the sensor further being operable to generate a position reference signal in response to the detected position. The ...


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Yue Ma, Jinhong Katherine Guo, Mu Li, Yu kun Tong, Tian shun Yao, Jing bo Zhu: Post-processing system and method for correcting machine recognized text. Matsushita Electric Industrial, RatnerPrestia, August 15, 2006: US07092567 (33 worldwide citation)

A method of post-processing character data from an optical character recognition (OCR) engine and apparatus to perform the method. This exemplary method includes segmenting the character data into a set of initial words. The set of initial words is word level processed to determine at least one cand ...


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Mu Li, Ming Zhou: Distributional similarity-based models for query correction. Microsoft Corporation, Theodore M Magee, Westman Champlin & Kelly P A, September 15, 2009: US07590626 (33 worldwide citation)

A distributional similarity between a word of a search query and a term of a candidate word sequences is used to determine an error model probability that describes the probability of the search query given the candidate word sequence. The error model probability is used to determine a probability o ...


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Jianfeng Gao, Mu Li, Chang Ning Huang, Jian Sun, Lei Zhang, Ming Zhou: Using source-channel models for word segmentation. Microsoft Corporation, Thomas M Magee, Westman Champlin & Kelly P A, February 17, 2009: US07493251 (14 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for segmenting text is provided that identifies a sequence of entity types from a sequence of characters and thereby identifies a segmentation for the sequence of characters. Under the invention, the sequence of entity types is identified using probabilistic models that descri ...


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Elliott K Olds, Gregory N Hullender, Haoyong Zhang, Janine R Crumb, Jianfeng Gao, Ming Zhou, Mu Li, Yajuan Lv: Query speller. Microsoft Corporation, Joseph R Kelly, Westman Champlin & Kelly P A, October 19, 2010: US07818332 (9 worldwide citation)

Candidate suggestions for correcting misspelled query terms input into a search application are automatically generated. A score for each candidate suggestion can be generated using a first decoding pass and paths through the suggestions can be ranked in a second decoding pass. Candidate suggestions ...


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Hou Zhen Yu, Chen Tong S, Lin Kuang Shin, Mu Li Yuan: An automatic monitoring system for software installation in computers on a production line. Inventec, June 13, 2001: GB2357169-A (5 worldwide citation)

An automatic monitoring system for software installation on to computers 11 on the product line performs, through a unified control server 12, automatic remote control on a plurality of client computers 11 via a local area network (LAN). The control server dynamically follows the conditions of each ...


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Mu Li, Jianfeng Gao: Method and apparatus for compressing asymmetric clustering language models. Microsoft Corporation, Theodore M Magee, Westman Champlin & Kelly P A, June 12, 2007: US07231349 (4 worldwide citation)

A method and data structure are provided for efficiently storing asymmetric clustering models. The models are stored by storing a first level record for a word identifier and two second level records, one for a word identifier and one for a cluster identifier. An index to the second level word recor ...


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Yi Jing Lee, Kun Mu Li, Chii Horng Li, Tze Liang Lee: Structure and method for semiconductor device. Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company, Haynes and Boone, March 15, 2016: US09287382 (4 worldwide citation)

A semiconductor device and method of forming the same is disclosed. The semiconductor device includes a substrate having first and second device regions. The first device region includes a first source/drain (S/D) region and the second device region includes a plurality of second S/D regions. The se ...


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Limin Cheng, Qibu Luo, Mu Li: Method and system of processing cookies across domains. Alibaba Group Holding, Lee & Hayes PLLC, February 4, 2014: US08645453 (3 worldwide citation)

Method and system of processing cross-domain cookies in order to allow a first website to access a cookie of a second website are provided. In one aspect, a method includes: providing a flash cookie of a first website in a user's local computer; reading an ordinary cookie of a second website that is ...


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Chi Ho Li, Mu Li, Dongdong Zhang, Ming Lester Alexander Zhou: Technologies for statistical machine translation based on generated reordering knowledge. Microsoft Corporation, L Alan Collins, Collins & Collins Incorporated, October 25, 2011: US08046211 (3 worldwide citation)

A method of statistical machine translation (SMT) is provided. The method comprises generating reordering knowledge based on the syntax of a source language (SL) and a number of alignment matrices that map sample SL sentences with sample target language (TL) sentences. The method further comprises r ...