Search Labs

Our mission is to develop new technologies that enhance user experience in Internet search and services. We envision how the future might be and create end-to-end solutions that realizes our vision. Through close collaboration with product teams across Microsoft, we seek to bring our innovations rapidly to products that impact the end users.

Themes

Computational Education: Emergence of tablet devices, cloud computing, and abundant online multimedia content presents new opportunities to bring computational thinking to education. As part of this theme, our current research focuses on amplifying learning experience from textbooks using computational approach.

WaveFour:  Information from social media, news sites, and the internet as a whole abounds. A huge potential exists to leverage this data for enterprise and market insights as well as enabling interesting user applications. The WaveFour project aims to ingest, mine, and analyze such information in order to enable a wide variety of social intelligence applications and provide useful insights by identifying interesting patterns, alerting users to unusual or trending events, allowing ad-hoc, "what if" analysis, and other capabilities.

 

People
Abhimanyu Das
Abhimanyu Das

Anitha Kannan
Anitha Kannan

John Shafer
John Shafer

Rakesh Agrawal
Rakesh Agrawal

Sreenivas Gollapudi
Sreenivas Gollapudi

Stelios Paparizos
Stelios Paparizos

Recent Publications

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Our group has vacancies from time to time. We are always interested to hear from outstanding researchers: especially recent PhDs, and also established researchers. Contact Us

Visiting Search Labs

  • Street Address:
    1288 Pear Avenue
    Mountain View, CA 94043
    USA
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  • Mailing Address:
    1065 La Avenida
    Mountain View, CA 94043
    USA