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Dean Messing, Muhammed Ibrahim Sezan: Resolution improvement for multiple images. Sharp Laboratories of America, Chernoff Vilhauer McClung & Stenzel, October 15, 2002: US06466618 (183 worldwide citation)

A system constructs a high resolution image from a plurality of low resolution images where each of the low resolution images includes a plurality of color planes. The system receives the plurality of low resolution images where the plurality of color planes of each of the low resolution images are ...


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Regis J Crinon, Muhammed Ibrahim Sezan: Resolution improvement from multiple images of a scene containing motion at fractional pixel values. Sharp Laboratories of America, Marger Johnson & McCollom P C, September 4, 2001: US06285804 (80 worldwide citation)

A high-resolution image is derived from multiple low resolution images each having an array of low-resolution pixels. Motion vectors are derived at each of the unknown high-resolution grid points for each of the multiple low-resolution images. One motion vector is generated at each one of the high-r ...


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Regis J Crinon, Muhammed Ibrahim Sezan: Sprite-based video coding system with automatic segmentation integrated into coding and sprite building processes. Sharp Laboratories of America, Marger Johnson & McCollom P C, March 20, 2001: US06205260 (79 worldwide citation)

A sprite-based coding system includes an encoder and decoder where sprite-building is automatic and segmentation of the sprite object is automatic and integrated into the sprite building as well as the coding process. The sprite object is distinguished from the rest of the video objects on basis of ...


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Regis J Crinon, Muhammed Ibrahim Sezan: Mosaic generation and sprite-based coding with automatic foreground and background separation. Sharp Laboratories of America, Marger Johnson & McCollom PC, June 19, 2001: US06249613 (49 worldwide citation)

An automatic segmentation system distinguishes foreground and background objects by first encoding and decoding a first image at a first time reference. Macroblocks are extracted from a second image at a second time reference. The macroblocks are mapped to pixel arrays in the decoded first image. Fr ...


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Regis J Crinon, Muhammed Ibrahim Sezan: Sprite-based video coding system with automatic segmentation integrated into coding and sprite building processes. Sharp Laboratories of America, Stephen S Ford, Marger Johnson & McCollom PC, July 10, 2001: US06259828 (38 worldwide citation)

A sprite-based coding system includes an encoder and decoder where sprite-building is automatic and segmentation of the sprite object is automatic and integrated into the sprite building as well as the coding process. The sprite object is distinguished from the rest of the video objects on basis of ...


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Muhammed Ibrahim Sezan, Petrus Van Beek: Audiovisual information management system with advertising. Sharp Laboratories of America, Chernoff Vilhauer McClung & Stenzel, September 9, 2008: US07424678 (24 worldwide citation)

A method of using a system with at least one of audio, image, and a video, comprising a plurality of frames comprising the steps of providing a usage preferences description includes at least one of a browsing preferences description, a search preferences description, and a device preferences descri ...


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Muhammed Ibrahim Sezan, Richard Junqiang Qian: Method for fast return of abstracted images from a digital image database. Sharp Laboratories of America, Chernoff Vilhauer McClung & Stenzel, March 12, 2002: US06356658 (24 worldwide citation)

A method for expediting a search of a digital image database comprises, for each digital image, constructing a set of at least two abstracted images varying in level of detail and searching the abstracted images. Selected ones of the abstracted images are downloaded to a user thereby reducing downlo ...


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Muhammed Ibrahim Sezan, Petrus Van Beek: Audiovisual information management system with user identification. Sharp Laboratories of America, Chernoff Vilhauer McClung & Stenzel, March 20, 2007: US07194687 (23 worldwide citation)

A method of using an audiovisual system including the steps of providing usage preferences descriptions, providing a plurality of usage history descriptions, and providing a user identification description. The usage preferences descriptions include at least two of a browsing preferences description ...


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Muhammed Ibrahim Sezan, Richard Junqiang Qian: Method for fast return of abstracted images from a digital image database. Sharp Laboratories of America, Chernoff Vilhauer McClung & Stenzel, September 4, 2001: US06285788 (22 worldwide citation)

A method for expediting a search of a digital image database comprises, for each digital image, constructing a set of at least two abstracted images varying in level of detail and searching the abstracted images. Selected ones of the abstracted images are down-loaded to a user thereby reducing downl ...


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Muhammed Ibrahim Sezan, Petrus Van Beek: Audiovisual information management system. Sharp Laboratories of America, Chernoff Vilhauer McClung & Stenzel, September 27, 2011: US08028314 (17 worldwide citation)

A system, may include, at least one of audio, image, and a video comprising a plurality of frames. A preferences description, describing preferences of a user with respect to the use of at least one of the audio, image, and video, where the description normally includes multiple preferences.