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Parichay Saxena
Gurdeep Singh Pall, Ajitesh Kishore, Lewis C Levin, Parichay Saxena, Patrice Y Simard: Dynamic media augmentation for presentations. Microsoft Corporation, Lee & Hayes Pllc, December 31, 2009: US20090327896-A1

A presentation system is provided. The presentation system includes a presentation component that provides an electronic data sequence for one or more members of an audience. A monitor component analyzes one or more media streams associated with the electronic data sequence, where a processing compo ...


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Parichay Saxena
Gurdeep Singh Pall, Christopher H Pratley, Ajitesh Kishore, Lewis C Levin, Parichay Saxena, Patrice Y Simard: Information worker creating component application without writing code to create the applications. Microsoft Corporation, Lee & Hayes Pllc, December 31, 2009: US20090327322-A1

A data processing system for data exchange across application boundaries is provided. The system includes a canvas memory in which to open multiple applications. A transform component generates data structures across the canvas memory in at least one application form and automatically transforms the ...


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Ian Andrew Buck, Patrice Y Simard, David W Steinkraus: System and method for accelerating and optimizing the processing of machine learning techniques using a graphics processing unit. Microsoft Corporation, Lyon & Harr L, Craig S Fischer, May 15, 2007: US07219085 (37 worldwide citation)

A system and method for processing machine learning techniques (such as neural networks) and other non-graphics applications using a graphics processing unit (GPU) to accelerate and optimize the processing. The system and method transfers an architecture that can be used for a wide variety of machin ...


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Chris J C Burges, Patrice Y Simard, Henrique S Malvar: System and method for trainable nonlinear prediction of transform coefficients in data compression. Microsoft Corporation, Craig S Fischer, Lyon & Harr L, March 9, 2004: US06704718 (36 worldwide citation)

A system and method for performing trainable nonlinear prediction of transform coefficients in data compression such that the number of bits required to represent the data is reduced. The nonlinear prediction data compression system includes a nonlinear predictor for generating predicted transform c ...


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Patrice Y Simard, Richard Stephen Szeliski, Josh Benaloh, Iulian D Calinov, Julien D Couvreur: Content alteration for prevention of unauthorized scripts. Microsoft Corporation, Senniger Powers, November 24, 2009: US07624277 (34 worldwide citation)

Methods for preventing unauthorized scripting. The invention generates a human interactive proof to distinguish a human from a machine by generating a random set of characters and altering each of the characters individually to inhibit computerized character recognition. The invention also includes ...


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Patrice Y Simard: Method for pattern recognition using prototype transformations and hierarchical filtering. Lucent Technologies, Martin I Finston, November 5, 1996: US05572604 (34 worldwide citation)

Articles being graphical input patterns are sorted by a pattern-recognition machine that includes a data base of prototype patterns, each labeled with its respective class. The sorting method includes stops of storing input patterns in the pattern-recognition machine and classifying the stored input ...


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Patrice Y Simard, Erin L Renshaw, James Russell Rinker, Henrique S Malvar: Segmented layered image system. Microsoft Corporation, Amin & Turocy, October 10, 2006: US07120297 (33 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods for encoding and decoding document images are disclosed. Document images are segmented into multiple layers according to a mask. The multiple layers are non-binary. The respective layers can then be processed and compressed separately in order to achieve better compression of the ...


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Charles E Jacobs, James R Rinker, Patrice Y Simard, Paul A Viola: Low resolution OCR for camera acquired documents. Microsoft Corporation, Amin Turocy & Calvin, March 3, 2009: US07499588 (32 worldwide citation)

A global optimization framework for optical character recognition (OCR) of low-resolution photographed documents that combines a binarization-type process, segmentation, and recognition into a single process. The framework includes a machine learning approach trained on a large amount of data. A con ...


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David M Bargeron, Patrice Y Simard, Paul A Viola: Systems and methods for detecting text. Microsoft Corporation, Lee & Hayes PLLC, August 4, 2009: US07570816 (29 worldwide citation)

The subject invention relates to facilitating text detection. The invention employs a boosted classifier and a transductive classifier to provide accurate and efficient text detection systems and/or methods. The boosted classifier is trained through features generated from a set of training connecte ...


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Kumar H Chellapilla, Patrice Y Simard: High performance content alteration architecture and techniques. Microsoft Corporation, Amin Turocy & Calvin, March 17, 2009: US07505946 (27 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a unique system and method that facilitates obtaining high performance and more secure HIPs. More specifically, the HIPs can be generated in part by caching pre-rendered characters and/or pre-rendered arcs as bitmaps in binary form and then selecting any number of the ...