Patents by Inventor Andreas Matthais Aust

Andreas Matthais Aust has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Patent number: 6956871
    Abstract: Disclosed is a method and apparatus for reducing the audio-visual synchronization problems (e.g.—“lip sync” problems) in corresponding audio and video streams by adapting a statistical distribution of temporal errors to create a new statistical distribution of temporal errors. The new statistical distribution of temporal errors being substantially within an acceptable synchronization tolerance window which is less offensive to a viewer/listener.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 10, 2003
    Date of Patent: October 18, 2005
    Assignee: Thomson Licensing
    Inventors: Charles Chuanming Wang, Andreas Matthais Aust, Sachin Satish Mody
  • Publication number: 20030198256
    Abstract: Disclosed is a method and apparatus for reducing the audio-visual synchronization problems (e.g.—“lip sync” problems) in corresponding audio and video streams by adapting a statistical distribution of temporal errors to create a new statistical distribution of temporal errors. The new statistical distribution of temporal errors being substantially within an acceptable synchronization tolerance window which is less offensive to a viewer/listener.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 10, 2003
    Publication date: October 23, 2003
    Inventors: Charles Chuanming Wang, Andreas Matthais Aust, Sachin Satish Mody