Portrait of Desney Tan

Desney Tan

General Manager, Microsoft Healthcare

Patents

[P…] >50 inventions patent-pending

[P.14] Supporting User Multitasking with Clipping Lists
Tara Matthews, George Robertson, Mary Czerwinski, Desney Tan
United States Patent #8108785, granted 31 Jan 2012

[P.13] Activity Centric Granular Application Functionality
Steven Macbeth, Roland Fernandez, Brian Meyers, Desney S Tan, George Robertson, Nuria Oliver, Oscar Murillo, Elin Pedersen
United States Patent #7970637, granted 28 Jun 2011

[P.12] Activity Centric Domain Scoping
Steven Macbeth, Roland Fernandez, Brian Meyers, Desney S Tan, George Robertson, Nuria Oliver, Oscar Murillo
United States Patent #7836002, granted 16 Nov 2010

[P.11] Creating and Managing Activity-Centric Workflow
Steven Macbeth, Roland Fernandez, Brian Meyers, Desney S Tan, George Robertson, Nuria Oliver, Oscar Murillo, Elin Pedersen, Mary Czerwinski
United States Patent #7761393, granted 20 July 2010

[P.10] Constraint-based Correction of Handwriting Recognition Errors
Michael Shilman, Desney S Tan, Patrice Simard, Mary Czerwinski
United States Patent #7720316, granted 18 May 2010

[P.9] In-Situ Search for Active Note Taking
Kenneth Hinckley, Shengdong Zhao, Raman Sarin, Patrick Baudisch, Edward Cutrell, Michael Shilman, Desney S Tan
United States Patent #7693842, granted 6 April 2010

[P.8] Accessing 2D Graphic Content Using Axonometric Layer Views
George Robertson, Daniel Robbins, Desney S Tan, Kenneth Hinckley, Maneesh Agrawala, Mary Czerwinski, Patrick Baudisch, Gonzalo Ramos
United States Patent #7663620, granted 16 February 2010

[P.7] Resource Availability for User Activities Across Devices
Steven Macbeth, Roland Fernandez, Brian Meyers, Desney S Tan, George Robertson, Nuria Oliver, Oscar Murillo, Mary Czerwinski
United States Patent #7620610, granted 17 November 2009

[P.6] Using Electroencephalograph Signals for Task Classification and Activity Recognition
Desney S Tan, Johnny Lee
United States Patent #7580742, granted 25 August 2009

[P.5] Displaying 2D Graphic Content using Depth Wells
George Robertson, Daniel Robbins, Desney S Tan, Ken Hinckley, Maneesh Agrawala, Mary Czerwinski, Patrick Baudisch, Gonzalo Ramos
United States Patent #7523405, granted 21 April 2009

[P.4] Managing Arbitrary Window Regions for More Effective Use of Screen Space
Brian Meyers, Desney S Tan, George Robertson, Mary Czerwinski
United States Patent #7487454, granted 3 February 2009

[P.3] Real-time Preview for Panoramic Images
Patrick Baudisch, Chris Pal, Eric Rudolph, Drew Steedly, Richard Szeliski, Desney S Tan, Matthew Uyttendaele
United States Patent #7424218, granted 9 September 2008

[P.2] Spy-Resistant Keyboard
Desney S Tan, Pedram Keyani, Mary Czerwinski
United States Patent #7296233 granted 13 November 2007 & #7395506 granted 1 July 2008

[P.1] 3D Navigation Techniques
George Robertson, Mary Czerwinski, Desney S Tan
United States Patent #6987512, granted 17 January 2006 & #7148892 12 December 2006