Jin Li, Principal Researcher & Manager
Compression Communication and Storage
Microsoft Research
Email: jinl@microsoft.com

Dr. Jin Li has 46 issued US patents, as listed below.

  1. J. Li and S. Lei, “Arbitrary shape wavelet transform with phase alignment”, US 6,233,357. [Provisional filed Jul. 14, 1997, US1997000052450, Issued May. 15, 2001, cited by 18]
  2. J. Li, “Method of visual progressive coding”, US6,327,392, [Filed Jan. 28, 1999, Issued Dec. 4, 2001, cited by 58]
  3. S. Lei and J. Li, “Quad-tree embedded image compression and decompression method and apparatus”, US6,356,665, [Filed Dec. 9, 1998, Issued Mar. 12, 2002, cited by 15]
  4. J. Li and S. Lei, “Dynamic management of embedded coded images in a digital storage device”, US6,463,177, [Filed Nov. 4, 1998, Issued Oct. 8, 2002, cited by 11]
  5. W. Zeng, S. Lei and J. Li, “Re-indexing for efficient compression of palettized images”, US6,522,783, [Filed Nov. 23, 1999, Issued Feb. 18, 2003, cited by 6]
  6. W. Zeng, J. Li, and S. Lei, “Joint coding method for images and videos with multiple arbitrarily shaped segments or objects”, US6,553,148, [Filed May. 21, 2001, Issued Apr. 22, 2003, cited by 24]
  7. J. Li, Y. Zhang, Y. Wu and L. Luo, “Methods and arrangements for compressing image-based rendering (IBR) data using alignment and 3D wavelet transform techniques”, US6,567,081, [Filed Jun. 20, 2001, Issued May. 20, 2003, cited by 22]
  8. J. Li and S. Lei, “Embedded image coder with rate-distortion optimization”, US6,625,321, [Filed Jan. 30, 1997, Issued Sept. 23, 2003, cited by 57]
  9. C. Zhang and J. Li, “Methods and arrangements for compressing image based rendering data using multiple reference frame prediction techniques that support just-in-time rendering of an image”, US 6,693,964 [Filed Mar. 24, 2000, Issued Feb. 17, 2004, cited: 22]
  10. J. Li and J. Zhou, “System and method for delivery of dynamically scalable audio/video content over a network”, US 6,789,123 [Filed Dec. 28, 2001, Issued Sept. 7, 2004, cited by 17]
  11. J. Li, H. Sun, H. Li, Q. Zhang and X. Lin, “Methods and systems for providing random access to structured media content”, US 6,807, 550 [Filed Dec, 1, 1999, Issued Oct. 19, 2004, cited by 7]
  12. C. Zhang, J. Li and Y. Wu, “Rebinning methods and arrangments for use in compressing image-based rendering (IBR) data”, US 6,959,120[filed Oct. 27, 2000, Issued Oct. 25, 2005, cited by 4]
  13. C. Zhang and J. Li, “Methods and arrangements for handling concentric mosaic image data”, US 6,993,074[filed Mar. 19, 2001, Issued Jan. 31, 2006, cited by 1]
  14. C. Zhang, J. Li and Y. Wu, “Rebinning methods and arrangements for use in compressing image-based rendering (IBR) data”, US 6,996,294, [filed Oct. 18, 2004, Issued Feb. 7, 2006]
  15. C. Zhang, J. Li and Y. Wu, “Rebinning methods and arrangements for use in compressing image-based rendering (IBR) data”, US 7,065,260, [filed Oct. 13, 2004, Issued June. 20, 2006]
  16. C. Zhang, J. Li and Y. Wu, “Rebinning methods and arrangements for use in compressing image-based rendering (IBR) data”, US 7,110,617, [filed Oct. 18, 2004, Issued Sept. 19, 2006]
  17. J. Li, “System and method for embedded audio coding with implicit auditory masking”, US 7,110,941, [filed Mar. 28, 2002, Issued Sept. 19, 2006, cited by 5]
  18. J. Li, “System and method for receiver-driven streaming in a peer-to-peer network”, US 7,174,385, [filed Sept. 28, 2004, Issued Feb. 6, 2007, cited by 39]
  19. J. Li, H. Sun, H. Li, Q. Zhang, and X. Ling, “Methods and systems for providing random access to structured media content”, US 7,236,988, [filed Apr. 30, 2004, Issued June. 6, 2007, cited by 7] (related to JPIP protocol in JEPG 2000)
  20. J. Li “System and method for a media codec employing a reversible transform obtained via matrix lifting”, US 7,315,822, [filed Feb. 20, 2004, Issued Jan. 1, 2008, cited by 5] (related to MPEG-4 ALS)
  21. J. Li “Progressive to lossless embedded audio coder (PLEAC) with multiple factorization reversible transform”, US 7,395,210, [filed Nov. 21, 2002, Issued Jul. 1, 2008, cited by 3]
  22. J. Li “Efficient implementation of reed-solomon erasure resilient codes in high-rate applications”, US 7,418,649, [filed Mar. 15, 2005, Issued Aug. 26, 2008]
  23. J. Li “Serverless peer-to-peer multi-party real-time audio communication system and method”, US 7,460,495, [filed Feb. 23, 2005, Issued Dec. 2, 2008, cited by 1]
  24. J. Li, H. Sun, H. Li, Q. Zhang, and X. Ling, “Methods and systems for providing random access to structured media content”, US 7,490,104, [filed May. 10, 2004, issued Feb. 10, 2009] (related to JPIP protocol in JEPG 2000)
  25. J. Li, “System and method for seamless multiplexing of embedded bitstreams”, US 7,496,234, [filed Jun. 20, 2003, issued Feb. 24, 2009, cited by 2]
  26. J. Li and Y. Cui, “Random access read/write media format for an on-demand distributed streaming system”, US 7,536,470, [filed Mar. 12, 2005, issued May. 19, 2009, cited by 4]
  27. J. Li, “Coordination of client-driven media streaming from a cluster of non-cooperating peers in a peer-to-peer network”, US 7,539,767, [filed Feb. 5, 2007, issued May. 26, 2009]
  28. J. Li and C. Zhang, “Distributed hosting of web content using partial replication”, US 7,546,342, [filed May. 14, 2004, issued Jun. 9, 2009, cited by 8]
  29. J. Li, “Metadata structures for mass P2P file sharing”, US 7,558,797, [filed Jun. 30, 2006, issued Jul. 7, 2009, cited by 1]
  30. J. Li, C. Zhang and P. A. Chou, “Efficient one-to-many content distribution in a peer-to-peer computer network”, US 7,593,333, [Filed Jul. 7, 2004, issued Sept. 22, 2009, cited by 8]
  31. J. Li, “On-demand file transfers for mass P2P file sharing”, US 7,613,770 [filed Jun. 30, 2006, issued Nov. 3, 2009, cited by 3]
  32. J. Li, S. Sengupta, M. Ponec, M. Chen, P. A. Chou, “Rate-controllable peer-to-peer data stream routing”, US 7,636,789 [filed Nov. 27, 2007, issued Dec. 22, 2009]
  33. J. Li, and Y. Cui, “Digital rights management scheme for an on-demand distributed streaming system”, US 7,639,805 [filed Mar. 12, 2005, issued Dec. 29, 2009, cited by 1]
  34. D. Teodosiu, P. A. Chou, A. Heron, C. Huang, “Scheduling connections between peers in a peer-to-peer file sharing environment”, US 7,643,491[ filed Dec. 16, 2005, issued Jan. 5, 2010]
  35. J. Li, “System and method for distributed streaming of scalable media”, US 7,664,109, [filed Sept. 3, 2004, issued Feb. 16, 2010]
  36. P. Y. Simard, P. A. Viola, and J. Li, “Credit-based peer-to-peer storage”, US 7,707,248, [filed Jun. 25, 2007, issued Apr. 27, 2010]
  37. S. Liu, S. Sengupta, M. Chiang, J. Li and P. A. Chou, “Models for routing tree selection in peer-to-peer communications”, US 7,738,406, [filed Oct. 8, 2008, Issued Jun. 15, 2010]
  38. J. Li and Y. Sun, “Distributed source coding with context”, US 7,743,309, [filed Mar. 17, 2006, Issued Jun. 22, 2010]
  39. J. Li “Receiver driven streaming in a peer-to-peer network”, US 7,752,327, [filed Feb. 5, 2007, Issued Jul. 6, 2010]
  40. J. Li, J. Johnston, W. Y. Chan, “Perceptual, scalable audio compression”, US Patent 7,835,904, [filed Mar. 3, 2006, Issued Nov. 16, 2010]
  41. J. Li, “Seamless multiplexing of embedded bitstreams”, US 7,840,079, [filed Jan. 5, 2009, Issued Nov. 23, 2010]
  42. J. Li and L. He, “Automated NAT traversal for peer-to-peer networks”, US 7, 912,046. [filed Feb. 11, 2005, Issued, Mar. 22, 2011]
  43. C. Huang, M. Chen and J. Li, “Multiple protection group codes having maximally recoverable property”, US Patent 7, 904, 782 [filed Mar. 9, 2007, issued Mar. 8, 2011]
  44. C. Huang, M. Chen, and J. Li, “Erasure resilient codes having multiple protection groups”, US Patent 7,930, 611 [filed Mar. 9, 2007, issued Apr. 19, 2011]
  45. J. Li, D. Teodosiu, P. A. Chou, C. Huang, E. Schwartz, J. T. Spivey, Y. Wu, A. K. Heron, “Content synchronization in a file sharing environment”, US Patent 7, 953, 785 [filed Jun. 2006, issued May. 31, 2011]
  46. J. Li, L. He and J. Liang, “Distributed data storage using erasure resilient coding”, US Patent 8,051,362 [filed Jun. 15, 2007, Issued Nov. 1, 2011]