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Research Staff Member
IBM Research, 75 Binney Street, Cambridge,MA USA 02142

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Professional Associations:  ACM SIGCHI  |  EUSSET


2017

Dictionary based social media stream filtering
Muller, Michael
US Patent 9,558,178
Abstract


2016

Collaboration space with event-trigger configuration views
Deluca, Lisa Seacat and Lakshmanan, Geetika T and Muller, Michael
US Patent 9,426,163
Abstract


2014

Transmitting a hidden communication
Deluca, Lisa Seacat and Lakshmanan, Geetika T and Muller, Michael
US Patent App. 14/157,611
Abstract


Contextual alert bubbles for alert management
Martin T Moore, Werner Geyer, Michael Muller, Shilad W Sen, Michael C Wu
US Patent 8,762,841

Logging external events in a persistent human-to-human conversational space
Elizabeth Brownholtz, Werner Geyer, Sandra Kogan, Michael Muller, Eric Wilcox
US Patent 8,832,200

Activity objectification for non-activity objects in an activity-centric collaboration
Michael Muller, Miguel A Estrada, Thomas P Moran, Andrew L Schirmer, Werner Geyer, Suzanne O Minassian, Michael Chi Hung Wu
US Patent 8,689,114


2013

Accessible list navigation
Michael Muller, Corinne M Ryan
US Patent 8,365,063


User pivot navigation of shared social media
Elizabeth A Brownholtz, Joan M DiMicco, Casey Dugan, Werner Geyer, Jodi M Large, David R Millen, Michael Muller
US Patent 8,346,896


2012

Game determination of tag relevance for social bookmarking
Casey Dugan, Michael Muller, Jerry W Redman, Amy D Travis, Sara Weber
US Patent 8,230,338

Role-based views access to a workflow weblog
Sandra L Kogan, Michael J Muller, Eric M Wilcox
US Patent 8,140,691


Online media sharing with activity balancing and incentives
Geetika T Lakshmanan, Michael Muller, Martin Oberhofer
US Patent App. 13/626,933

Processing electronic messages according to sender classification
Marc Dreyfus, Derek S Lam, Michael Muller, Asima Silva, Ping Wang, Robert C Weir
US Patent 8,271,590


Role-based tag management for collaborative services integrated within a service oriented architecture
John E Boyer, Peter A Coldicott, Edward E Kelley, Eoin Lane, Michael Muller
US Patent 8,260,859



Tag syndicates
Michael Muller, Andrew L Schirmer, Casey Dugan, Jennifer Thom-Santelli, Suzanne O Minassian
US Patent 8,140,583


2011


Generating content recommendations from an online game
Elizabeth A Brownholtz, Casey Dugan, Werner Geyer, David R Millen, Martin T Moore, Michael Muller
US Patent 8,028,022

Content navigational shortcuts for portal environments
Michael Muller, Corinne M Ryan, Michael Chi Hung Wu
US Patent 7,890,885

System and product for role-based tag management for collaborative services integrated within an SOA
John E Boyer, Peter A Coldicott, Edward E Kelley, Eoin Lane, Michael Muller
US Patent 7,991,840




2010

Interactive alert bubbles for alert management
Werner Geyer, Elizabeth A Brownholtz, Martin T Moore, Michael Muller, Steven Ross, Shilad W Sen, Michael C Wu
US Patent 7,827,501

Crowdsourcing location based applications and structured data for location based applications
Daniel M Gruen, Susanne Hupfer, Stephen E Levy, Michael Muller, Kyle T Nichols-Schmolze, Larissa Pschetz, Fyodor Wolf
US Patent App. 12/909,181

Deployment of location based applications with crowdsourced structured points of input for data entry
Daniel M Gruen, Susanne Hupfer, Stephen E Levy, Michael Muller, Kyle T Nichols-Schmolze, Larissa Pschetz, Fyodor Wolf
US Patent App. 12/909,157



Alert log activity thread integration
Michael Muller, Michael C Wu, Werner Geyer, Shilad W Sen, Martin T Moore, Elizabeth A Brownholtz
US Patent 7,822,848

INFERRING SENSITIVE INFORMATION FROM TAGS
M Muller, T Oral, A L Schirmer
US Patent App. 20,100/228,730


2009

Enhanced local and social services for atm banking machines
Sandra Jean Valentino Chua, Michael Muller
US Patent App. 12/630,269




Extensible icons with multiple drop zones
M. Muller, A.L. Schirmer, D.M. Gruen, others
US Patent 7,552,399


2008

Search results display for weighted multi-term searches
Casey Dugan, Michael Muller, Jerry W Redman, Amy D Travis, Sara Weber
US Patent App. 12/347,537

Reciprocal tags in social tagging
Michael Muller, Meggan H Todd
US Patent App. 12/327,870

Aggregation and visualization of reused shared lists
Elizabeth A Brownholtz, Joan M DiMicco, Casey Dugan, Werner Geyer, David R Millen, Michael Muller
US Patent App. 12/017,057

Automatically changing tags
David A Brooks, Michael Muller, Andrew L Schirmer
US Patent App. 12/115,756


Integrated view of multi-sourced information objects
Elizabeth A Brownholtz, Sandra L Kogan, Michael Muller, Andrew L Schirmer
US Patent App. 12/017,015

Site-wide navigation element for user activity in a social networking site
Elizabeth A Brownholtz, Joan M DiMicco, Casey Dugan, Werner Geyer, Jodi M Large, David R Millen, Michael Muller
US Patent App. 12/017,030

Multi-column user interface for managing on-line threaded conversations
Elizabeth A Brownholtz, Werner Geyer, Bernard J Kerr, David R Millen, Michael Muller, Eric M Wilcox, Andrew J Witt
US Patent 7,356,772


System and Method for Managing Data Transfers Between Information Protocols
J Feinberg, F L Jania, M Muller, A L Schirmer
US Patent App. 20,100/131,666

Reusable ad hoc self-posed questions and answers for social network profiles
Elizabeth A Brownholtz, Joan M DiMicco, Casey Dugan, Werner Geyer, David R Millen, Michael Muller
US Patent App. 12/017,028


2007

Activity centric resource recommendations in a computing environment
Elizabeth A Brownholtz, Casey Dugan, Werner Geyer, Michael Muller, Jianqiang Shen
US Patent App. 11/967,637

Personalized information filter based on social tags
Elizabeth A Brownholtz, Casey Dugan, Werner Geyer, Charles R Hill, David R Millen, Michael Muller
US Patent App. 11/967,654

Drag and drop object attribute assignment for objects in a graphical user interface (gui)
Elizabeth A Brownholtz, Werner Geyer, Martin J Moore, Michael Muller, Shilad W Sen, Michael C Wu
US Patent App. 11/873,772


Method and apparatus for persistent real-time collaboration
Werner Geyer, Michael Muller, Elizabeth Anne Brownholtz, David Ryant Millen
US Patent 7,296,023


2006

Visualization of calendar search entries
Weichuan Dong, Fang Lu, Michael Muller, Corinne M Ryan
US Patent App. 11/565,132

Adaptive alert management
Shilad Sen, Werner Geyer, Michael Muller, Martin Moore, Elizabeth Brownholtz, Michael Wu
US Patent App. 11/336,231

System and Method for Sharing Continuous Email Activity with Recipients Using Continuity Service
F J Daniels-Farrar, R D Lyle, A R Jones, M Muller
US Patent App. 11/614,178


METHOD FOR RETAINING AND ACTING ON REJECTED ELECTRONIC MEETINGS
F Daniels, R D Lyle, M Muller, A L Schirmer
US Patent App. 20,080/126,948

Sorting and filtering activities in an activity-centric collaborative computing environment
Michael Muller, Andrew Schirmer, Werner Geyer, Eric Wilcox, Sandra Kogan, Charles Hill, Martin Moore, Elizabeth Brownholtz, David Millen, Paul Moody, others
US Patent App. 11/617,065

Contextualized broadcast message channel for activity-centric collaborative computing
Martin T Moore, Shilad W Sen, Werner Geyer, Michael Muller, Michael Chi Hung Wu
US Patent App. 11/617,114


2005

Managing activity reuse in a collaborative computing environment
Joann Ruvolo, Justin Lessler, Thomas P Moran, Michael Muller, John C Tang, Daniel M Gruen, Paul B Moody, Robert J Stachel, Suzanne O Minassian
US Patent App. 11/040,259



On-demand customer satisfaction measurement
Sandra Kogan, Michael Muller
US Patent App. 11/320,028


System, method and apparatus for creating and managing activities in a collaborative computing environment
Michael Muller, Thomas Moran, Joann Ruvolo, Catalina Danis, Daniel Gruen, John Tang, Alex Cozzi, Andreas Dieberger, Stephen Farrell, Beverly Harrison, others
US Patent App. 11/039,977

Live collections
Michael Muller, Werner Geyer, Daniel Gruen, Andrew Schirmer
US Patent App. 11/040,428

Wrapping non-live objects for liveness
Thomas Moran, Beverly Harrison, Andreas Dieberger, Alex Cozzi, Michael Muller, Andrew Schirmer, Daniel Gruen, Werner Geyer
US Patent App. 11/040,427


2004

Interpage reference and calculation on a Web site
Kushal Dave, Jonathan Feinberg, Michael Muller, Martin Wattenberg
US Patent App. 10/959,470


2003




Participant tool to support online meetings
Michael Muller, Sara Beth Weber, Anne Rebecca Braunstein, Martin Thomas Moore, Cengiz H Satir
US Patent App. 10/731,573

Method, system and program product for hierarchically managing a meeting
Anne Braunstein, Werner Geyer, Michael Muller, Malissa Sullivan, Sara Weber
US Patent App. 10/732,079


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