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Channel Assignment

Channel Assignment patent applications listed include Date, Patent Application Number, Patent Title, Patent Abstract summary and are linked to the corresponding patent application page.

07/17/14 - 20140198730 - Devices for sending and receiving feedback information
An evolved Node B (eNB) for sending feedback information is described. The eNB includes a processor and instructions stored in memory that is in electronic communication with the processor. The eNB determines configuration parameters related to an Enhanced Physical Hybrid-Automatic Repeat reQuest (ARQ) Indicator Channel (EPHICH). The eNB also sends...

07/17/14 - 20140198731 - Devices for sending and receiving feedback information
An evolved Node B (eNB) for sending feedback information is described. The eNB includes a processor and instructions stored in memory that is in electronic communication with the processor. The eNB determines configuration parameters related to an Enhanced Physical Hybrid-Automatic Repeat reQuest (ARQ) Indicator Channel (EPHICH). The eNB also sends...

07/17/14 - 20140198732 - Communication device and method for receiving information
A communication device is described including a transceiver configured to establish a communication channel via a first radio cell and receive idle mode information of a second radio cell via the communication channel....

07/17/14 - 20140198733 - Systems and methods for dynamically configuring a flexible subframe
A user equipment (UE) for dynamically configuring a flexible subframe is described. The UE includes a processor and instructions stored in memory that is in electronic communication with the processor. The UE determines that a subframe is a flexible subframe. The UE determines whether a downlink is indicated for the...

07/17/14 - 20140198734 - Devices for establishing multiple connections
A method by a User Equipment (UE) is described. The method includes establishing a first radio interface between the UE and a first point on an Evolved Universal Terrestrial Radio Access Network (E-UTRAN). The method also includes establishing a second radio interface between the UE and a second point on...

07/17/14 - 20140198735 - Apparatus and method for a communication system
Apparatus and method for communication are provided. The solution includes controlling the communication of a transceiver on shared data channels using a data channel slot including a sensing period and a data period and controlling a transceiver to communicate on common and dedicated control channels on a shared spectrum using...

07/17/14 - 20140198736 - Management of wireless communications using information relating to scheduling request performance
Methods, systems, and devices for managing wireless communications are described. In one embodiment, information relating to a scheduling request performance of a first set of one or more user equipments (UEs) may be compiled, and at least a subset of the information may be transmitted to trigger an identification of...

07/17/14 - 20140198737 - Overhead reduction for transmission of acknowledgment signals
A method and apparatus for compressing resources used for transmitting acknowledgment signals from User Equipments (UEs). An acknowledgment signal is in response to detections from a UE of one or more Physical Downlink Control CHannels (PDCCHs) in respective one or more Transmission Time Interval (TTIs) within M TTIs. Each PDCCH...

07/17/14 - 20140198738 - Techniques to manage paging cycles for machine-to-machine devices
Techniques to control paging cycles for machine-to-machine (M2M) devices are described. An apparatus may comprise a processor circuit, a connection manager component arranged for execution by the processor circuit to establish a wireless connection with a device, and a paging component arranged for execution by the processor circuit to select...

07/17/14 - 20140198739 - Methods and arrangements for an acknowledgement in wireless networks
Embodiments may comprise physical layer logic to implement a new, short acknowledgement. Embodiments may store the short acknowledgement on a machine-accessible medium. Some embodiments may determine and transmit a communication with the short acknowledgement. Further embodiments may receive and detect communications with the short acknowledgement. The short acknowledgement may reduce...

07/17/14 - 20140198740 - Apparatus and method for controlling resources in a core network
A base station apparatus determines, in accordance with at least one of a communication frequency of a mobile station apparatus, a congestion state of a core network that connects a radio access network and a public network, a number of users being located in a cell of the base station...

07/17/14 - 20140198741 - System and method for selecting medium access parameters for each communication session
Systems and methods for selecting medium access parameters for each communication session are disclosed. In one aspect an access point includes a processor configured to select a value for a medium access parameter for a particular communication session between the access point and a wireless station....

07/17/14 - 20140198742 - Prach signals with different bandwidths
The present disclosure concerns radio communication. More particularly, the present disclosure concerns random access procedures used in communication between user equipments (UEs) and radio network nodes, such as evolved NodeB's. According to one exemplary embodiment disclosed herein, a method in a UE 10 comprises transmitting 110, 130 two or more...

07/17/14 - 20140198743 - Radio communication system, base station device, mobile station device, radio communication method, and integrated circuit
In a radio communication system in which a mobile station device and a base station device communicate with each other, power of a signal from the mobile station device to the base station device is efficiently controlled. When a finally received DCI format for PUSCH is a DCI format 0...

07/17/14 - 20140198744 - Method and apparatus for data-splitting transmission from multiple sites
Methods and apparatus for changing cell range coverage are disclosed. The coverage may be changed on a per-sub-frame basis. An antenna beam elevation tilting angle may be adjusted to provide different effective downlink (DL) coverage. For example, a subframe may be a small tilt subframe or a large tilt subframe....

07/17/14 - 20140198745 - Method and device for allocation of resource location with frequency hopping function
The disclosure provides a method and device for allocating a resource location with a frequency hopping function. The method includes: an uplink bandwidth of a Long Term Evolution (LTE) communication system is acquired; it is determined whether frequency hopping information needs to be allocated to uplink continuous frequency-domain resource location...

07/17/14 - 20140198746 - Method and device for performing a random access process
The preset invention relates to a method and device for performing a random access process in a wireless communication system. A terminal transmits a random access preamble in an activated secondary cell, and receives a random access response including uplink resource allocation in a primary cell. The terminal transmits a...

07/17/14 - 20140198747 - Communication system, base station apparatus, mobile station apparatus, and communication method
Provided are a communication system, a base station apparatus, a mobile station apparatus, and a communication method for reducing interference between uncoordinated adjacent cells. The communication system of the present invention comprises a base station apparatus and a mobile station apparatus. The base station apparatus notifies the mobile station apparatus...

07/17/14 - 20140198748 - Method and apparatus for performing random access in wireless communication system
Provided are a method and an apparatus for performing random access in a wireless communication system. A terminal receives from a base station a physical downlink control channel (PDCCH) indication, which indicates an initiation of the random access with respect to a secondary cell (SCell), based on whether a cross-carrier...

07/17/14 - 20140198749 - Transmission and processing of higher order modulation
A method, an apparatus, and a computer program product for wireless communication are provided. The apparatus may be a UE. The UE identifies properties associated with reference signals of a received payload. The properties associated with reference signals of the received payload may include a reference signal structure and/or a...

07/17/14 - 20140198750 - Multi-user (mu) multiple-input and multiple-output (mimo) enhancement
A method implemented in a base station used in a mobile communications system is disclosed. The method includes configuring for a user equipment (UE) a channel state information (CSI) process for multi-user (MU) multiple-input and multiple-output (MIMO), the CSI process for MU-MIMO being associated with a channel part and an...

07/17/14 - 20140198751 - Channel feedback for vertical and full-dimensional beamforming
A method implemented in a base station used in a wireless communications system where different antenna arrays are employed for transmissions to different co-scheduled users in a cell is disclosed. The method includes configuring multiple channel state information (CSI) processes for a user equipment (UE), and configuring, for the UE,...

07/17/14 - 20140198752 - Method of handling communication operations and related communication device
A method of handling a communication operation for a communication device configured with a first cell comprises the steps of performing a first communication operation in a subframe via the first cell, if a direction of the subframe determined according to a uplink (UL)/downlink (DL) configuration of the first cell...

07/17/14 - 20140198753 - Prioritizing radio access types for closed subscriber group cells
A network entity may be configured for prioritizing radio access types for CSG cells of a wireless communication system by storing priority information defining, for each of one or more types of data traffic (e.g., IP traffic, voice traffic, etc.), a priority ranking of cell types comprising at least one...

07/17/14 - 20140198754 - Mobile telecommunications architecture
A mobile telecommunications architecture is disclosed. A downlink mobile telecommunications signaling message is received via a first communication interface associated with a single shared network controller connection to a mobile switching center (MSC) server. The downlink mobile telecommunications signaling message is mapped to one of a plurality of small scale...

07/17/14 - 20140198755 - Reuse of rf receive chain for hand-in assistance
A radio frequency receive chain of an access point is reused for different functions. For example, the same RF receive chain may be used to receive on a downlink at certain points in time and on an uplink at other points in time. An RF receive chain that is used...

07/17/14 - 20140198756 - Method and apparatus for allocation of discontinuous uplink resource
The present invention relates to a wireless communication system. More particularly, the present invention relates to a method and apparatus for transmitting an uplink signal in a wireless communication system, wherein the method for transmitting an uplink signal in a wireless communication system comprises: a step of receiving a control...

07/17/14 - 20140198757 - Minimalistic lte maintenance timing advance method
A method that implements a timing advance for an uplink communication from a user equipment (UE) comprises: selecting at least one subframe; reducing a duration of at least one selected symbol of each of the at least one subframe to generate at least one reduced duration subframe; replacing a remaining...

07/17/14 - 20140198758 - Method and apparatus for soft buffer management for carrier aggregation
An apparatus and a method therein include selecting a size of a soft buffer memory partition per component carrier in a Carrier Aggregation scenario. The method supports multiple carriers to select a size of a soft buffer memory partition, the partition associated with receiving data on at least one component...

07/17/14 - 20140198759 - Mobile communication system, base station apparatus and mobile station apparatus
A mobile station (MS) transmits, to a base station (BS), uplink data on a PUSCH, the PUSCH is assigned by using a PDCCH. The MS receives, from the BS, a radio resource control signal including first information instructing the MS to periodically transmit first reception quality information (RQI), the radio...

07/17/14 - 20140198760 - Method for transferring informational data
A method for transferring informational data in a passenger transportation device is provided. The passenger transportation device, comprises an informational system having output units, on which information, is output to the passengers. In the passenger transportation device, by means of a masking signal, the establishment of a connection between mobile...

07/17/14 - 20140198761 - Resource reconfiguration for up-link transmission
A solution for communicating about change in up-link transmission resources of a terminal device is provided. According to this solution, a terminal device is provided with a plurality of up-link transmission resource configurations and a plurality of different up-link request resources including at least a first resource and a second...

07/17/14 - 20140198762 - Method and apparatus for controlling uplink transmission of a user equipment over a plurality of secondary cells in a group of secondary cells
The invention proposes a method, in a carrier aggregation transmission-based radio communication network, of controlling uplink transmission of a user equipment over a plurality of secondary cells in a group of secondary cells, the user equipment being configured with a group of primary cells and at least one group of...

07/10/14 - 20140192724 - Method, apparatus, and computer program product for contention access in wireless communication
Method, apparatus, and computer program product example embodiments enable contention for access to a wireless communications medium. In example embodiments, a method comprises initiating a channel access procedure by an apparatus; performing, by the apparatus, in response to the channel access procedure initiation, a random draw for permission to start...

07/10/14 - 20140192725 - Methods and apparatus for emphasizing frequency blocks containing priority data
A method is performed in an electronic device for emphasizing frequency blocks containing priority data. The method includes: determining to communicate data in a plurality of allocated frequency blocks; identifying a first subset of the plurality of allocated frequency blocks that contain data having a higher priority than data in...

07/10/14 - 20140192726 - Scanning of channels based on channel availability information
A user device comprising a communication interface; one or more memories to store instructions; and one or more processors to execute the instructions to receive channel-availability information that indicates one or more channels supported by and available to the user device; store the channel-availability information; scan one or more channels...

07/10/14 - 20140192727 - Methods and arrangements in a wireless communication system
Method and arrangement in a user equipment for adjusting signals transmitted in uplink to a network node based on a feedback value received from the network node. The method includes transmitting a signal, to be received by the network node. A feedback signal is received from the network node, providing...

07/10/14 - 20140192728 - Method, apparatus and computer program for terminating mobile station receipt of multimedia broadcast/multimedia service (mbms) service bearer
In one non-limiting aspect thereof the exemplary embodiments of this invention provide a method, a computer program product and a mobile station operable in accordance therewith to originate a request at the mobile station to terminate reception of a Multimedia Broadcast/Multimedia Service radio bearer; and to transmit the request to...

07/10/14 - 20140192729 - Method for transceiving reference signal in wireless access system and terminal therefor
Disclosed are a method for transceiving reference signals in a wireless access system supporting carrier aggregation and a terminal therefor. Specifically, the method comprising the steps of: generating a beacon reference signal for estimating an uplink channel using an uplink reference signal; inserting the generated beacon reference signal into the...

07/10/14 - 20140192730 - Method for transmitting and receiving control information of a mobile communication system
Disclosed is a method for transmitting and receiving control information. The method for transmitting control information according to the present invention, in a mobile communication system in which a control channel region and a data channel region are separated from each other, comprises the steps of: determining a control channel...

07/10/14 - 20140192731 - Method for allocating a ranging channel in a wireless communication system and base station for same
Disclosed is a method for allocating a ranging channel in a wireless communication system that supports machine to machine communication, and to a base station for same. More particularly, the method comprises the steps of: transmitting a message including a dedicated connection identifier (CID) dedicatedly allocated to a device that...

07/10/14 - 20140192732 - Identifying modulation and coding schemes and channel quality indicators
Methods, systems, and devices are described for wireless communications. The use of at least two channel quality indicator (CQI) tables is supported. One of the at least two CQI table is identified. The identified CQI table is used to generate a CQI value for a wireless channel. In addition, the...

07/10/14 - 20140192733 - Method and apparatus for extending control signalling in an lte network
A method for a wireless network node to support an extended control signaling is provided. The method comprises configuring a control signaling message over extended control symbols on a layer 1 (L1) downlink control channel, the control signaling message encoded over an increased aggregation of control channel elements (CCEs) in...

07/10/14 - 20140192734 - Methods to support inter-enodeb comp
A method of executing inter-eNB CoMP JT between a CoMP UE and multiple CoMP eNBs is disclosed. A first CoMP eNB constructs a first set of dynamic control information (DCI). The first set of DCI is independently constructed by the first CoMP eNB. The first CoMP eNB transmits the first...

07/10/14 - 20140192735 - Allocation of device id in device to device communications
A method of assigning a device ID of a device-to-device network to a mobile station includes: selecting a subset from a set of parameters from which the device ID is determined, each parameter in the set having a number of bits for complete representation, the subset comprising a number Nd2d...

07/10/14 - 20140192736 - Method and apparatus for configuring configuration information at user equipment in a mobile communication system
A method for configuring configuration information with a user equipment in a mobile communication system is provided. The method includes determining, upon receipt of a Physical Uplink Control Channel/Sounding Reference Signal (PUCCH/SRS) release request from a lower layer, whether configuration information required for a transmission mode supporting Coordinated Multi-Point (CoMP)...

07/10/14 - 20140192737 - Proximity detection for mobile communication devices using geo-fencing
Systems and methods are provided for using geo-fencing techniques to assist in detecting mobile communication devices that are close enough to support direct communication. A mobile communication device can periodically report its geo-fence area to a central server. The server can determine whether to ask the communication device to report...

07/10/14 - 20140192738 - Uplink control information transmissions/receptions in wireless networks
A method and apparatus provide a user equipment (UE) configured to communicate with a plurality of carrier aggregation (CA) groups with at least a first CA group (CG1) and a second CA group (CG2). The UE includes processing circuitry. The processing circuitry is configured to determine whether the UE is...

07/10/14 - 20140192739 - Method of handling proximity service in wireless communication system
A method of handling proximity service (ProSe) in a wireless communication system is disclosed. The method includes transmitting, by a mobile device of the wireless communication system, a request message to one of the plurality Mobility Management Entities (MMEs) of the wireless communication system, for requesting a proximity service (ProSe)...

07/10/14 - 20140192740 - Methods and apparatus for dual connectivity operation in a wireless communication network
Dual-connectivity for the User Equipment (UE) in a cellular network is performed by monitoring a plurality of cells. During dual-connectivity, the UE may be simultaneously connected to one serving cell for the Control Plane (C-plane) and to another serving cell, controlled by a different eNodeB, for the User Plane (U-plane)....

07/10/14 - 20140192741 - Method and apparatus for transmitting and receiving control information in a wireless communication system
A method in a wireless communication system is provided. The method includes generating a message including an indicator indicating whether a connection to perform Automatic Repeat reQuest reset is a downlink connection or an uplink connection and transmitting the message....

07/10/14 - 20140192742 -
According to various embodiments, a computer-implemented method is disclosed that allows an AP to efficiently poll various information from STAs belonging to a SDMA group. Each STA may transmit uplink frames using uplink SDMA mechanism....

07/10/14 - 20140192743 - Systems and methods for updating provisioning information provided by a client
Systems and methods for updating provisioning information provided by a client to a network. Provisioning information may be updated in the network using provisioning information provided by the client and vice versa. One criteria for updating provisioning information includes determining which provisioning information is the most recent....

07/10/14 - 20140192744 - Method and apparatus for coordinated multi-node transmission
Embodiments of the present invention provide a method and an apparatus for coordinated multi-node transmission The method includes: acquiring, by a user equipment, channel state indicator information of each coordinating node; feeding back, by the user equipment, all information or a part of information in the acquired channel state indicator...

07/10/14 - 20140192745 - Method and device for spectrum aggregation
Embodiments of the present invention relate to a method and a device for spectrum aggregation. The method for spectrum aggregation includes: combining a first channel bandwidth (CBW) and a second CBW to form an aggregated CBW, where the aggregated CBW includes a first bandwidth portion formed by the first CBW...

07/10/14 - 20140192746 - Sms transport resource control
The invention provides for a method of controlling release of SMS transport resources between User Equipment and a MME of a communications network, wherein the release is permitted subsequent to a Control Protocol Acknowledge signal at a Mobile Switching Centre of the network, and in particular a method wherein the...

07/10/14 - 20140192747 - Method and apparatus of signaling and procedure to support uplink power level determination
Method and apparatus are disclosed for determining a physical uplink power level for transmissions on a physical uplink channel. In one embodiment, a random access channel (RACH) uplink message is transmitted. The RACH uplink message includes a RACH message power level and/or a downlink pathloss figure. A downlink message including...

07/10/14 - 20140192748 - Method of transmitting and receiving control information in a wireless communication system
A method of transmitting or receiving control information in a wireless communication system is discussed. The method in one embodiment includes transmitting indication information including an MBMS related identifier to at least one user equipment; and transmitting control information which has been changed to the at least one user equipment...

07/10/14 - 20140192749 - Method and apparatus for supporting harq
Amount of resources for transmission of the CQI is determined based on the at least one transmission parameter....

07/10/14 - 20140192750 - Method and apparatus for transmitting reference signal in multi-antenna system
Provided are a method and apparatus for transmitting a reference signal in a multi-antenna system. A terminal generates a plurality of reference signal sequences to which cyclic shift values different from each other are allocated, generates an orthogonal frequency division multiplexing (OFDM) symbol to which the plurality of reference signal...

07/10/14 - 20140192751 - Controlling transmission resources in mobile radio systemswith dual transfer mode
A method includes receiving, at a device, an indication corresponding to available transmission resources of a client device for establishing a first connection between the client device and a network, determining, at the device, allowable transmission resources for the first connection based at least partially on a difference between the...

07/10/14 - 20140192752 - Contention media access control for telecommunications
A system includes an access point and one or more remotes. The access point is configured for receiving signals, and for transmitting signals comprising contention frames, contention grants, and data frames. The one or more remotes include a first remote configured for receiving signals, and configured for transmitting signals comprising...

07/10/14 - 20140192753 - Method and apparatus for allocating enhanced physical downlink control channel in wireless access system
The present invention relates to various methods for allocating and transmitting an enhanced physical downlink control channel, and apparatuses for supporting same. According to one embodiment of the present invention, a method for receiving an enhanced physical downlink control channel (E-PDCCH) in a wireless access system can comprise the steps...

07/10/14 - 20140192754 - Client interface script based user communication in a mobile network
In a mobile network comprising a gateway for establishing a packet data connection with a user equipment, user communication is implemented on the basis of a client interface script to be executed in a browser application of the user equipment. For this purpose, the gateway receives data destined to the...

07/10/14 - 20140192755 - Method for transmitting control information by a base station in a wireless communication system, and device therefor
The present application discloses a method for transmitting, by a base station, downlink control information to a terminal in a wireless communication system. More particularly, the method comprises the steps of: allocating, to a transmission resource, the downlink control information for the terminal; and transmitting, to the terminal, the downlink...

07/10/14 - 20140192756 - Reference signal generation technique
A technique for generating a reference signal for use in a communication system in which for reference signal generation multiple base sequences are defined is presented. A method implementation of the technique comprises generating a first reference signal sequence from a first base sequence and a second reference signal sequence...

07/10/14 - 20140192757 - Method and device for acquiring resource for uplink control channel in wireless communication system
Provided are a method and device for acquiring a PUCCH (physical uplink control channel) resource index in a wireless communication system. A terminal acquires a PUCCH resource index indicating a dynamic PUCCH region corresponding to an e-PDCCH (enhanced physical downlink control channel). The PUCCH resource index is acquired based on...

07/10/14 - 20140192758 - Communication system, base station apparatus, mobile terminal apparatus and communication method
The present invention is designed to use frequency resources effectively, even in the situation where a plurality of mobile terminal apparatuses of varying capabilities coexist. A communication system, in which a mobile terminal apparatus (10) and a base station apparatus (20) communicate using a basic carrier and an extended carrier...

07/10/14 - 20140192759 - Method of indicating a control channel in a wireless access system, base station for the same and user equipment for the same
Disclosed are a method of transmitting a control channel in a wireless access system and a base station for the same. In transmitting a control channel of a 1st base station in a wireless communication system, the present invention includes receiving E-PDCCH (enhanced-physical downlink control channel) including a downlink scheduling...

07/10/14 - 20140192760 - Backward compatibility of pucch formats
The invention relates to an apparatus including at least one processor and at least one memory including a computer program code, the at least one memory and the computer program code configured to, with the at least one processor, cause the apparatus at least to: configure data symbols for being...

07/10/14 - 20140192761 - Radio communication system, radio base station apparatus, user terminal and radio communication method
The present invention is designed to reduce the space to install antennas and still increase the system capacity despite the state of the distribution of user terminals in cells. According to the radio communication method of the present invention, a radio base station apparatus selects precoding vectors from a codebook...

07/10/14 - 20140192762 - Methods and apparatuses for channel measurement and feedback of multi-dimensional antenna array
Embodiments of the present invention generally relate to methods and apparatuses for the channel measurement and feedback of a multi-dimensional antenna array. Specifically, according to embodiments of the present invention, the primary inventive idea is to allow a base station equipped with a multi-dimensional antenna array to configure more than...

07/10/14 - 20140192763 - Collision resolution for pucch scheduling requests
Collision mitigation for scheduling requests, SRs, on the physical uplink control channel, PUCCH, in Long Term Evolution, LTE, radiocommunication systems is described. Various types of SR collision mitigation information can be transmitted from a base station eNodeB (32) to a user equipment, UE(36). The UE can use the collision mitigation...

07/10/14 - 20140192764 - Mobile communications system, infrastructure equipment, mobile communications terminal and method to communicate user data within an uplink random access channel
A mobile communications system for communicating data to/from mobile communications terminals, the system including: one or more base stations configured to provide a radio interface to communicate data with mobile communications terminals; and one or more mobile communications terminals configured to communicate data with the one or more base stations...

07/10/14 - 20140192765 - Communication device, communication method, and recording medium
Provided are a communication device, a communication method, and a recording medium that can reduce concentration of a load on one of wireless channels. A communication device that uses wireless channels includes: acceptance means for accepting, from a different communication device and through one of the wireless channels, channel information...

07/10/14 - 20140192766 - Wireless communication apparatus and wireless communication system
A wireless communication apparatus for performing wireless communication between wireless devices via a wireless communication network, wherein the wireless communication apparatus comprises: a packet processor for generating a first packet including first control information and discrimination information for discriminating between the first control information for connecting to the wireless communication...