Research and Development of tools for Internet browsing and electronic commerce. Six U.S. patents. Co-developed:
| "Visual Link Object," for point and click on
image to visit web site
Automatic identification and cutout of strong-image part of web page
Various Screen-savers involving choreography of Visual Link Objects
|WANG LABORATORIES, 1987-1995.
Software Engineering Architect, 10 U.S. Patents, Developed, coded, perfected techniques for compression, storage, retrieval, manipulation, editing and browsing among document page images, including:
|Automatic partitioning of images into line art and photograph
An editor with 100 pages on screen in various degrees of compression
| With Karen Donoghue, interactive real-time tools for pen-
and brush-style calligraphy, using a stylus with force-on-table readout
controlling footprint size for footprint of brush (for Eastern) vs. pen
(for Western) style writing.
A means of integrating scanned image objects with annotations
of browsing through and annotating books of miniature pages
|DIGITAL EQUIPMENT CORPORATION, Systems
Research Center, 1986-1987.
| A library of tools and methods for a new high-res color
NETWORKED PICTURE SYS. & VIA VIDEO (Illustration
graphics suppliers) 1983-1986
| A Method for the lossless progressive transmission of color
A means for enlarging color images, with automatic edge straightening
Variety of paint-system tools for interactive art/design
SRI INTERNATIONAL, Computing Research
Preliminary design of a system for modeling of hierarchically-structured environments
Twelve invention disclosures with regard to various machines/methods
BELL TELEPHONE LABORATORIES, Computer
Techniques Research Dept, 1962-1982.
| New graphics programming languages BEFLIX, EXPLOR, ATOMS,
The Bell Telephone Laboratories' Low-Level Linked List Language L-6
Numerous means for rendering greyscale images on binary output devices
Virtual pushbutton console: keys & lightbuttons optically superimposed
The fast storage allocator later known as the "buddy" system
Patterns on Interlaced Display for eye-tracking-dependent ambiguous motion.
With G. Gilmer et al: movie depiction of simulations of crystal growth
Means for progressive transmission of greyscale and B/W images
Description of an ever-accelerating or -decelerating fractal rhythm (1976)