Jonathan Tien - Advancing Technology With MSRA

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Panel Discussion: Made by Asia... Not Just in Asia - The Latest From Microsoft Research India and China

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Jonathan Tien - Advancing Technology With MSRA

  1. 1. Advancing Technology with Microsoft Research Asia December 6th, 2011 Jonathan TIEN Director of Engineering
  2. 2. Microsoft ResearchResearch lab wordwide locations – Redmond, Washington (Sep, 1991) – Cambridge, UK (July, 1997) – Beijing, China (Nov, 1998) – Silicon Valley, California (July, 2001) – Bangalore, India (Jan, 2005) – Boston, MA (Sep, 2008)Redmond Cambridge Beijing Silicon Valley India Boston
  3. 3. Opportunities in Asia/China Strong focus on education & engineering Big talent pool Largest Internet and mobile phone user population Aspiration to innovate technologies for Asia and the world
  4. 4. MSRA Focus Areas Data-Intensive ComputingNatural User Multimedia Interface Search and Online CS Fundamentals Ads
  5. 5. MSR Asia in the Past 13 Years• Founded on Nov. 5th, 1998• 3000+ papers published on top-tier journals / conferences, 20+ best paper awards• 300+ technologies transferred to MS products• 20+ technologies licensed to other companies
  6. 6. Research ImpactExtensive publication: over 3000 publications to date • NIPS 2009 5 papers • WWW 2010 6 papers • CVPR 2010 20 papers • SIGIR 2010 5 papers • SIGGRAPH 2010 7 papers • ACL 2010 4 papers • COLING 2010 10 papers • SIGKDD 2010 3 papers • SIGCOMM 2010 2 papers • ACM SIGSPATIAL GIS 2010 3 papers • ACM CCS 2010 1 paper • NSDI 2011, CoNEXT 2010, ISSAC 2010, AIRS 2010, UIC 2010, IEEE CSVT 2011 Best Paper Award • ECML PKDD 2010 Best Student Paper Award & ACM MM 2010, SIGCOMM 2010, MMM 2010 Best DemoCommunity Leadership • Extensive visitors and speakers program • Professional Services: TVCG, PCM, WWW, SIGIR, SIGGRAPH, Mobicom, CVPR, UbiComp… …
  7. 7. Technology Samples Engkoo (英库) A powerful English learning experience WJ Asia Innovation Choice Award 2010 Http://www.engkoo.com http://dict.bing.com.cn
  8. 8. Growing Popularity Million 90• 15X traffic growth since January.• Query Volume: 86m / month, 60 2.9m / day• We have a new traffic high, 30 almost every week• Http://www.engkoo.com 0 Mar May Jul Sept Nov
  9. 9. Gigapixel Camera
  10. 10. Gigapixel CameraLarge-Format Digital CameraResolution: 1.3 GP = 1300MPCapture 3mx3m fresco orniche at 300 PPIFocus Stacking for SuperDepth-of-FieldPanning and tilting
  11. 11. Mogao Caves, Dunhuang, China • An UNESCO World Heritage Site. • 700+ caves dated 366-1400 AD with some of the Dunhuang finest examples of Buddhist art. • 1st time captured hi-resolution imaging of 3D structures in the caves
  12. 12. High ResolutionRegular DC result Giga-Pixel result
  13. 13. High Resolution (Cont.) Regular DC resultPiece of full-size image
  14. 14. Looking Forward in the Future • Software + Service • Rich client (device) experience • Internet services - software as a service • Emails, IM’s, internet search, … • Clients + Cloud experience – Clients are becoming more powerful, capable, and mobile – Services in the cloud provide efficiency, scalability and redundancy • 3 Screens + 1 Cloud
  15. 15. 3 Screens + 1 Cloud

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