PATENT ISSUED

[1] Yan Wu Huang, Jalal Mahmud, Roger Pollak, John Ponzo, RATING VIRTUAL WORLD MARCHANDISE THROUGH AVATAR VISITS. US Patent # 8,171,407  
[2]Yan Wu Huang, Jalal Mahmud, Roger Pollak, John Ponzo. BRIDGING REAL-WORLD WEB APPLICATIONS AND 3D VIRTUAL WORLDS: US Patent # 8,370,370

[3] Yan Wu Huang, Jalal Mahmud, Roger Pollak, John Ponzo. METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR BRIDGING REAL-WORLD WEB APPLICATIONS AND 3D VIRTUAL WORLDS: CN Patent # ZL200880110959.3 
[4] Yan Wu Huang, Jalal Mahmud, Roger Pollak, John Ponzo. METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR BRIDGING REAL-WORLD WEB APPLICATIONS AND 3D VIRTUAL WORLDS: JP Patent # 5225385 
[5] Jalal Mahmud, Tessa Lau, AUTOMATIC IDENTIFICATION OF SUBROUTINES FROM TEST SCRIPTS: US Patent # 8490056
[6] Jalal Mahmud, Tessa Lau, AUTOMATIC IDENTIFICATION OF SUBROUTINES FROM TEST SCRIPTS: US Patent # 8732666
[7] Jalal Mahmud, Eser Kandogan, Barton Smith, BRAND ANALYSIS USING INTERACTIONS WITH SEARCH RESULT ITEMS, US Patent # 8,639,560
[8] Jalal Mahmud, Eser Kandogan, Barton Smith, BRAND ANALYSIS USING INTERACTIONS WITH SEARCH RESULT ITEMS, US Patent # 8,639,559
[9] Pablo Pedemonte,Jalal Mahmud, Tessa Lau, SEMI-AUTOMATIC CONVERSION AND EXECUTION OF FUNCTIONAL MANUAL TESTS, , US Patent # 8799720
[10] Jalal Mahmud, AUTOMATIC DETECTION OF ITEM LIST FROM INTERACTION LOGS AND WEBPAGE, US Patent # 8806330
[11] Jalal Mahmud, AUTOMATIC DETECTION OF ITEM LIST FROM INTERACTION LOGS AND WEBPAGE, US Patent # 9251287
[12] Jalal Mahmud, Clemens Drews, Michael Collins, Arnaldo Carreeno-Fuentes, Joel A. Bullard, Mark D. Vickstorm, Margaret Cho, AUTOMATIC GENERATION OF USER INTERFACES, US Patent # 8799866
[13] Jalal Mahmud, MAINTANENCE OF A SUBROUTINE REPOSITORY FOR AN APPLICATION UNDER TEST BASED ON SUBROUTINE USAGE INFORMATION, US Patent # 8904350
[14] Jalal Mahmud, MAINTANENCE OF A SUBROUTINE REPOSITORY FOR AN APPLICATION UNDER TEST BASED ON SUBROUTINE USAGE INFORMATION, US Patent # 8904351
[15] Jalal Mahmud, Clemens Drews, Michael Collins, Arnaldo Carreeno-Fuentes, Joel A. Bullard, Mark D. Vickstorm, Margaret Cho, INTERACTIVE SEMI-AUTOMATIC TEST CASE MAINTANENCE, US Patent # 8954933
[16] Jalal Mahmud, Clemens Drews, Michael Collins, Arnaldo Carreeno-Fuentes, Joel A. Bullard, Mark D. Vickstorm, Margaret Cho, INTERACTIVE SEMI-AUTOMATIC TEST CASE MAINTANENCE, US Patent # 8972496
[17] Pablo Pedemonte,Jalal Mahmud, Tessa Lau, SEMI-AUTOMATIC CONVERSION AND EXECUTION OF FUNCTIONAL MANUAL TESTS, , US Patent # 8984348
[18] Jalal Mahmud, Jeffrey Nichols, Clemens Drews, LOCATION ESTIMATION OF SOCIAL NETWORK USERS, , US Patent # 8,990,327
[19] Jalal Mahmud, Jeffrey Nichols, Clemens Drews. LOCATION ESTIMATION OF SOCIAL NETWORK USERS, US Patent # 8904351
[20] Jalal Mahmud, Nimrod Megiddo, Michelle Zhou, Jeffrey Nichols. OPTIMIZING USER SELECTION FOR PERFORMING TASKS IN SOCIAL NETWORKS, US Patent #: 9026541
[21] Jalal Mahmud, Nimrod Megiddo, Michelle Zhou, Jeffrey Nichols. OPTIMIZING USER SELECTION FOR PERFORMING TASKS IN SOCIAL NETWORKS, US Patent #: 9299115
[22] Jalal Mahmud, Jilin Chen, Jeffrey Nichols, PREDICTING USER ACTIVITY IN SOCIAL MEDIA APPLICATIONS. US Patent #: 9117179
[23] Jalal Mahmud, Kyumin Lee, Jilin Chen, SELECTING STRANGERS FOR INFORMATION SPREADING ON A SOCIAL NETWORK, US Patent #:9251475

[24] Jalal Mahmud, AUTOMATIC DETECTION OF ITEM LIST FROM INTERACTION LOGS AND WEBPAGE, CN Patent # ZL201290041072.X


PATENT APPLICATIONS (PENDING in USPTO)

[1] Jalal Mahmud, Tessa Lau. NATURAL LANGUAGE ASSERTION.
[2] Jalal Mahmud. AUTOMATIC GENERATION OF TASK SCRIPTS FROM WEB BROWSING INTERACTION HISTORY
[3] Jalal Mahmud, Saleema Amershi, Tessa Lau, Jeffrey Nichols. AUTOMATED WEB TASK PROCEDURES BASED ON AN ANALYSIS OF ACTIONS IN WEB BROWSING HISTORY LOGS
[4] Jalal Mahmud, Nimrod Megiddo, Jeffrey Nichols, Michelle Zhou. IDENTIFICATION FOR PERFORMING TASKS IN OPEN SOCIAL MEDIA
[5] Eben Haber, Jalal Mahmud, USING MEDIA INFORMATION FOR IMPROVING DIRECT MARKETING RESPONSE RATE, USPTO Application # 13/774226
[6] Jalal Mahmud, Kyumin Lee, Jilin Chen, Michelle Zhou, Jeffrey Nichols, IDENTIFICATION OF USERS FOR INITIATING INFORMATION SPREADING IN A SOCIAL NETWORK, USPTO Application # 13/799156
[7] Jalal Mahmud, SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR COMPUTATION OF RELEVANCE OF AN INDIVIDUAL WITH A CAMPAIGN IN SOCIAL MEDIA, Patent Application #: US 14/133831
[8] Jalal Mahmud, Jilin Chen, TRAIT-BASED EARLY DETECTION OF INFLUENCERS ON SOCIAL MEDIA, Patent Application #: US 14/269228
[9] Jalal Mahmud, Huiji Gao, Jilin Chen, Michelle Zhou, MODELING USER ATTITUDES TOWARD A TARGET FROM SOCIAL MEDIA, Patent Application #: US 14/293094
[10] Aditya Pal, Jalal Mahmud, Fei Wang, DETERMINING GROUP ATTRIBUTES AND MATCHING TASKS TO A GROUP, USPTO Application #. US 14/300,342.
[11] Jalal Mahmud, Jilin Chen, Aditya Pal, Fei Wang, Sadat Shami, OPTIMIZATION OF TRAIT AND EXPERTISE FOR WORKFORCE SELECTION.
[12] Huahai Yang, Jalal Mahmud, Mengdie Hu, Michelle Zhou, Aditya Pal. ACTION BASED TRUST MODELING. US 14/554092
[13] Jalal Mahmud, Geli Fei, Aditya Pal, Michelle Zhou. ATTITUDE DETECTION.
[14] Jalal Mahmud, Geli Fei, Aditya Pal, Michelle Zhou. ATTITUDE INFERENCE.
[15] Anbang Xu, Haibin Liu, Liang Gou, Jalal Mahmud, Rama Akkiraju, Vibha Sinha, BRAND PERSONALITY INFERENCE AND RECOMMENDATION SYSTEM
[16] Anbang Xu, Haibin Liu, Liang Gou, Jalal Mahmud, Rama Akkiraju, Vibha Sinha, BRAND PERSONALITY COMPARISON ENGINE
[17] Anbang Xu, Haibin Liu, Liang Gou, Jalal Mahmud, Rama Akkiraju, Vibha Sinha, BRAND PERSONALITY PERCEPTION GAP IDENTIFICATION AND GAP CLOSING RECOMMENDATION GENERATION
[18] Rama Akkiraju, Jalal Mahmud, Thomas Zimmerman, Maria Schwenger, Jerald Schoudt, Vibha Sinha, David Amid, Ateret Anaby-Tavor. INTERACTIVE DECISION SUPPORT BASED ON PREFERENCES DERIVED FROM USER GENERATED CONTENT SOURCES, US 15/289647
[19] Rama Akkiraju, Jalal Mahmud, Haibin Liu, Yi Wang, Vibha Sinha. OFFERING PERSONALIZED AND INTERACTIVE DECISION SUPPORT BASED ON LEARNED MODEL TO PREDICT PREFERENCES FROM TRAITS, US 15/15/289420
[20] Anbang Xu, Haibin Liu, Rama Akkiraju, Jalal Mahmud, Vibha Sinha. System and Method for Recommending Products to Bridge Gaps between desired and actual personal branding. US 15/342803
[21] Anbang Xu, Haibin Liu, Rama Akkiraju, Jalal Mahmud, Vibha Sinha. System and Method for enabling personal branding. US 15/342814 
[22] Jalal Mahmud, Pritam Gundecha, Liang Gou, Bin Xu, Rama Akkiraju, Vibha Sinha, Richard Gabriel, Hernan Badeness. Tone Optimization for Digital Content. US 15/406747
[23] Rama Akkiraju, Jalal Mahmud, Vibha Sinha, Mengdi Zhang. Communication Tone Coach. US 15/45961.
[24] Jalal Mahmud, Rama Kalyani T. Akkiraju, Mansurul Bhuiyan, Pritam S. Gundecha, Shereen Oraby, Vibha S. Sinha, Sabina Tomkins, and Anbang Xu. RECOMMENDING A DIALOG ACT USING MODEL-BASED TEXTUAL ANALYSIS. US 15/491,683
[25] Jalal Mahmud, Rama Kalyani T. Akkiraju, Mansurul Bhuiyan, Pritam S. Gundecha, Shereen Oraby, Vibha S. Sinha, Sabina Tomkins, and Anbang Xu. DETERMINING AN IMPACT OF A PROPOSED DIALOG ACT USING MODEL-BASED TEXTUAL ANALYSIS. US 15/491,745