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Multiplex Communications > Communication Over Free Space > Having A Plurality Of Contiguous Regions Served By Respective Fixed Stations > Channel Assignment

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.

11/20/14 - 20140341118 - Pls header coding for efficient signaling of modulation and coding schemes for broadband satellite communications systems
An approach is provided for an improved coding approach for efficient header signaling in broadband communications networks, to provide support of expanded modulation and coding scheme sets that facilitate an expansion of the operational ranges of user terminals within such networks and finer granularity within such operational ranges. A mode...

11/20/14 - 20140341119 - Method and apparatus for rank override
Methods and apparatuses for use in a MIMO transmission is provided. The method comprises: receiving a rank reported by a user equipment; determining a rank at least partly based on a transmission block size, TBS, index generated from link adaptation decision; and overriding the reported rank with the determined rank....

11/20/14 - 20140341120 - Wireless station and method for managing a multi-band session in wi-fi direct services
Embodiments of a method for managing a multi-band Wi-Fi Direct Services session are generally described herein. In some embodiments, the method negotiates the session with a wireless communication station over a first frequency band. The negotiation includes transmitting application programming interface (API) parameters to the wireless communication station that includes...

11/20/14 - 20140341121 - Method and apparatus for communication between user equipments in wireless communication system
A method and an apparatus for direct communication between User Equipments (UEs) in a wireless communication system are provided. A method for communicating with a second UE by a first UE in the wireless communication system includes generating a discovery code used for communicating with the second UE, and transmitting...

11/20/14 - 20140341122 - Method and apparatus for transmitting and receiving data in wireless communication system
A method of transmitting data in a wireless communication, by a first Base Station (BS) is provided. The method includes receiving control information including information related to transmission of a Reference Signal (RS) of at least one second BS from the at least one second BS adjacent to the first...

11/20/14 - 20140341123 - Method, apparatus and computer program for a mobile transceiver and for a base station transceiver
Method, apparatus and computer program for a mobile transceiver 200 and a base station transceiver 300 of a cellular mobile communication network communicating with the mobile transceiver 200 using packet switched data, the mobile communication network comprising a plurality of base station transceivers 300, 301. A base station transceiver 300,...

11/20/14 - 20140341124 - Methods and nodes for improved network signaling
The disclosure relates to methods and nodes for reducing the signaling load in a communications network. One claim of the disclosure relates to a method in a first network node for handling of service requests. The method comprises the steps of: generating a service request message, transmitting the service request...

11/20/14 - 20140341125 - Dynamic trigger algorithm for antenna switch diversity
Methods, systems, and devices are described for triggering an antenna switch. A settling time may be identified, and the antenna switch may be delayed based at least in part on the identified settling time. The settling time may include an estimated delay in reception attributable to settling following the antenna...

11/20/14 - 20140341126 - Contiguous intra-band carrier aggregation (ca), pucch, and quasi-contiguous uplink resource allocation
A method and apparatus for allocating quasi-contiguous uplink data resources for a user device is provided. Transmission of data comprise at least two data clusters of sub carriers expanding over gaps reserved for uplink control channel in order, for example, to mitigate transmission power reductions due to multi-cluster transmission....

11/20/14 - 20140341127 - Wireless station, data transmission method, and wireless communication system
A wireless station includes: a transmitter configured to transmit data to a terminal device by at least one of a first wireless communication method using a reserved first wireless resource, the first wireless communication method using a reserved second wireless resource being a different frequency band from the first wireless...

11/20/14 - 20140341128 - Method and apparatus for scaling coverage
A method, apparatus and computer program for providing scaled coverage. An example method for use in an access point or station may comprise causing operation in a reduced coverage mode, generating a beacon comprising an indication of a reduced coverage mode in a capability field and one or more coverage...

11/20/14 - 20140341129 - Systems and methods for operation of wireless user devices with cellular and wi-fi interfaces
An embodiment method for wireless communication includes grouping a plurality of user equipments (UEs) wirelessly coupled to a cellular base station (BS) into a UE cluster to function as a Wi-Fi virtual station (V-STA), and communicating with an access point (AP) to contend for a Wi-Fi transmission opportunity (TXOP) for...

11/20/14 - 20140341130 - Apparatus and method for allocating resources in cooperative communication system
A method for allocating a resource in a serving base station (BS) in a cooperative communication system is provided. The method includes detecting a base station identifier (BSID) of the serving BS and a BSID of each of other serving BSs included in the cooperative communication system; determining an available...

11/20/14 - 20140341131 - Method and apparatus for enhancing voice service performance in communication system
A method for operating a switch in a communication network includes receiving path information of a service flow between a first user equipment (UE) and a second UE from a controller, receiving a packet forwarded through the service flow from a base station, and transmitting the packet to a path...

11/20/14 - 20140341132 - Scheme for discovery in a communication network
A method for performing discovery at a terminal in a communication system is provided. The method includes generating a discovery request message including discovery target information, transmitting the discovery request message to a Proximity Service (ProSe) server that is located in a core network of the communication system and that...

11/20/14 - 20140341133 - Wireless commmunication apparatus and method
A wireless communication method for a wireless communication apparatus having multiple transceivers is provided. The multiple transceivers correspond to multiple component carriers. At least one transceiver connects to at least one first base station via at least one of the component carriers. The wireless communication method includes: performing communication according...

11/20/14 - 20140341134 - Communication system, mobile station, and control device
A communication system includes: a base station configured to perform radio communication with a mobile station; and a control device configured to control a rate of transferring data to the base station based on a radio quality between the mobile station and the base station. A control device includes: a...

11/20/14 - 20140341135 - Collision avoidance scheme for wireless communications over unlicensed spectrum
Methods and apparatuses are described in which an unlicensed spectrum is used for Long Term Evolution (LTE) communications. A first method includes performing clear channel assessment (CCA) to determine availability of an unlicensed spectrum, transmitting a request-to-send (RTS) signal to a set of user equipments (UEs) using the unlicensed spectrum...

11/20/14 - 20140341136 - Method and apparatus for user equipment (ue) channel acquisition in the presence of large frequency uncertainty in wcdma signals
Aspects of a method and apparatus for user equipment (UE) channel acquisition in the presence of large frequency uncertainty in wideband code division multiple access (WCDMA) signals are provided. An efficient time-frequency domain search that may be utilized in cell communications may be performed by devising criteria that eliminates the...

11/20/14 - 20140341137 - Transmission of data in a broadband radio communication system
Data packets are transmitted from a terminal of a broadband radio communication system. For each transmission cycle in a transmission period data is received at a data interface of the terminal and buffered, and transmission of radio signals comprising the received data is enabled on expiry of a repetition interval...

11/20/14 - 20140341138 - Deferred address allocation of ipv4 or ipv6 in case of interworking between non-3gpp access and evolved packet core
The application relates to IP address allocation in the context of a user equipment UE connecting to the Evolved Packet Core as standardised by 3GPP, in particular over the S2a interface, where there is a GPRS Tunneling Protocol (GTP) or Proxy Mobile IP (PMIP) tunnel for each PDN connection between...

11/20/14 - 20140341139 - Method and apparatus for transmitting and receiving data in orthogonal frequency division multiplexing system
Embodiments of the disclosure provide a method in a source node for transmitting data in an OFDM system in which data are transmitted on frequency bands from the source node to a destination node, the method comprising: selecting a set of frequency bands from available frequency bands in the OFDM...

11/20/14 - 20140341140 - Communications terminal and method of communicating
A communications terminal communicates data to/from a mobile communications network. The mobile communications network includes a radio network including one or more base stations configured to provide a low bandwidth communications interface formed from a low bandwidth carrier for communicating the data to or receiving the data from the communications...

11/20/14 - 20140341141 - Apparatus and method of providing machine type communication
In a wireless communications network providing a machine-type communications (MTC) service, a portion of a frequency spectrum is allocated to a MTC device to communicate between a base station and other MTC devices. MTC system information is transmitted/received from/to the MTC device through the portion of the frequency spectrum and...

11/20/14 - 20140341142 - Wireless communication system, method for controlling wireless communication system, base station, and mobile station
Provided is, in wireless communication systems such as TD-LTE where there might be difference in frequency band allocated to a mobile station between uplink and downlink, a wireless communication system which is capable of ensuring desired antenna directivity by the mobile station controlling an adaptive array antenna, such a method...

11/20/14 - 20140341143 - Method of sending/receiving control information and device therefor
The present invention relates to a wireless communication system. In particular, the present invention relates to a method and device for receiving control information regarding a coordinated multi-point (CoMP) set including a first cell and a second cell from a serving/transmitting point in a carrier aggregation (CA) based wireless communication...

11/20/14 - 20140341144 - Method and a central base station for interference management in a cellular network
The embodiments relate to a method and a base station (110) for interference management in a cellular network (100) employing Space-Division uplink (UL) downlink (DL) Duplexing (SDD). The base station (110) assigns a plurality of Remote Radio Units (RRU) as Tx RRUs operable to dedicatedly transmit downlink signals to a...

11/20/14 - 20140341145 - Mobile station apparatus, base station apparatus, and communication method
The present invention enables efficient transmission/reception of a signal including control information between a base station apparatus and a mobile station apparatus. An EPDCCH is made up of an aggregation of one or more resources obtained by dividing one of PRB pairs. In a case where a total number of...

11/20/14 - 20140341146 - Mobile station apparatus, base station apparatus, and communication method
The present invention enables a signal containing control information to be efficiently transmitted and received between a base station apparatus and a mobile station apparatus. The mobile station apparatus includes a first control unit configured to control, for a localized EPDCCH which is an EPDCCH constituted by a resource of...

11/20/14 - 20140341147 - Method for asynchronously allocating a bandwidth, and an electronic communication device implementing this method
Radio resources are dynamically allocated in a shared band communication system operating in direct mode (DMO). The communication system includes terminals organized in groups. Each group is allocated a resource from a number of resources available within the communication system. This process includes allocating to the group at least one...

11/20/14 - 20140341148 - Bearer configuration for background traffic
Methods and apparatus, including computer program products, are provided for configuring bearers for background traffic. In some exemplary embodiments, there is provided a method. The method may include processing parameters defining at least a first bearer and a second bearer, the first bearer and the second bearer established for a...

11/20/14 - 20140341149 - Method and apparatus for enhanced control channel-based operation in wireless communication system
The present invention relates to a wireless communication system, and more specifically, to a method and an apparatus for enhanced-control channel-based operation. A method for a terminal for transmitting confirmation response information in a wireless communication system according to one embodiment of the present invention comprises a step for transmitting...

11/20/14 - 20140341150 - Communication control device, transmission power allocation method and program
There is provided a doing apparatus including a communication control device including a power allocation unit configured to allocate transmission power for secondary use of a frequency channel protected for a primary system to a secondary system. The power allocation unit switches power allocation methods between a first group of...

11/20/14 - 20140341151 - Method for transmitting control information and device for same
The present invention relates to a wireless communication system. In more detail, the present invention relates to a method for transmitting uplink control information in a wireless communication system operating as TDD, and a device for same. The method includes transmitting Hybrid Automatic Repeat request—Acknowledgement (HARQ) in a subframe n...

11/20/14 - 20140341152 - Method and apparatus for customizing a focus inactivity timer based on network watermark conditions
A method and apparatus for customizing foreground application inactivity timer values based on network maximum tunnel count conditions, the method determining a maximum tunnel count value at a mobile device; and configuring at least one tunnel inactivity timer value based on the maximum tunnel count value....

11/20/14 - 20140341153 - Method and apparatus for performing uplink transmit diversity
A method and apparatus for performing uplink (UL) transmit diversity implemented in a wireless transmit/receive unit (WTRU) includes receiving a signal including precoding information. The precoding information is detected and applied to an UL transmission. The UL transmission is transmitted with the applied precoding information....

11/20/14 - 20140341154 - Terminal apparatus and communication method thereof
This invention is directed to a terminal apparatus capable of preventing the degradation of reception quality of control information even in a case of employing SU-MIMO transmission system. A terminal (200), which uses a plurality of different layers to transmit two code words in which control information is placed, comprises:...

11/20/14 - 20140341155 - Transmission time interval selection method and user equipment
Embodiments of the present invention disclose methods for transmission time interval selection, which, in one embodiment, includes obtaining, by a UE, a power margin according to set transmission power of a current random access preamble, and selecting a corresponding type of TTI according to the power margin. In the method...

11/20/14 - 20140341156 - Method and apparatus for medium access control in-order delivery
Method and apparatus for MAC in-order delivery are disclosed. The MAC in-order delivery may be activated per-connection and may be negotiated at connection setup. The MAC in-order delivery may be activated per data flow. The MAC in-order delivery either for non-ARQ connections or ARQ connections may be performed by using...

11/20/14 - 20140341157 - Method of reporting channel quality information in a wireless communication system
A method for encoding control information by a user equipment (UE) in a wireless communication system, includes obtaining a plurality of Channel Quality Information (CQIs) for a plurality of downlink carriers, at least one RI (Rank Indicator) and at least one ACK/NACK (Acknowledgement/Negative-ACK); concatenating the plurality of CQIs; encoding the...

11/20/14 - 20140341158 - Wlan channel allocation
A method includes reserving, at a wireless local area network (WLAN) controller, a first reserved communication channel from a plurality of communication channels available for use in a wireless network. The first reserved communication channel is withheld from a dynamic channel allocation process. The method includes receiving, at the WLAN...

11/20/14 - 20140341159 - Method and apparatus for transmitting uplink reference signal in a multi-antenna wireless communication system
A method for transmitting signals at a User Equipment (UE) in a multi-antenna wireless communication system is discussed. The method includes receiving an uplink grant from a Base Station (BS); transmitting transport blocks and Reference Signals (RSs) for the transport blocks via a plurality of layers based on the uplink...

11/20/14 - 20140341160 - Method of an uplink harq operation at an expiry of time alignment timer
A method of processing data for a Hybrid Automatic Repeat reQuest (HARQ) operation. in a wireless communication system. The method includes receiving a timing alignment command (TAC) and one or more uplink grants from a network; and generating a data unit. The one or more uplink grants are used for...

11/20/14 - 20140341161 - System and method for mobile network inter-device communications
A network node, method, and computer program provide inter-device communications between wireless user equipment (UE) devices in a wireless communications network. Responsive to a request for call set-up, the network node determining whether inter-device communications are preferable between the calling wireless UE device and the called wireless UE device. When...

11/20/14 - 20140341162 - Method and apparatus for selecting transport format
A method and an apparatus for selecting a transport format are provided. The method includes: receiving a transport format parameter of a user equipment sent by a base station, where the transport format parameter of the user equipment includes a primary stream grant value and an association between the primary...

11/20/14 - 20140341163 - Method, enodeb and user equipment for transmitting random access response messages
A method, an eNodeB and a User Equipment for transmitting Random Access Response messages are provided. The method includes: receiving Random Access Preamble transmitted by the UE through the Random Access Channel; according to the RAP, determining whether the UE belongs to the central group or the edge group of...

11/20/14 - 20140341164 - Transmitting scheduling information in a wireless communication network
Triggering, in response to non-transmission of scheduling information on an uplink data channel, transmission on a uplink control channel of information is disclosed. The information may include an indication that an uplink grant is needed to send the scheduling information. The scheduling information may include buffer status information....

11/20/14 - 20140341165 - Method and apparatus for acknowledgement signaling
An approach is provided for providing acknowledgement signaling. A transmission failure associated with data from a user equipment is determined. An allocation message is generated for signaling of the transmission failure to the user equipment. The allocation message provides allocation of resource for retransmission of the data....

11/20/14 - 20140341166 - Handover during carrier aggregation operation in wireless communication network
Methods for performing handovers and addition of carriers during carrier aggregation operation are described. A mobile station can indicate failure to perform downlink synchronization to some but not all cells of a target eNB, in response to a handover command. The mobile station can activate carriers based on various combinations...

11/20/14 - 20140341167 - Sounding mechanism and configuration under carrier aggregation
A method of multi-set RRC signaling for ap-SRS configuration is provided to enhance ap-SRS flexibility. An eNB transmits a plurality of sets of UE-specific SRS parameters to a UE via upper layer messaging in a multi-carrier wireless communication system. The eNB also determines triggering information of a selected set of...

11/20/14 - 20140341168 - Apparatus and method for supporting asymmetric carrier aggregation in wireless communication system
An apparatus and a method for operating a mobile station in a wireless communication system are provided. The method includes receiving first information transmitted on a secondary carrier from a base station, and transmitting second information for feedback related to the secondary carrier at a feedback region in a primary...

11/20/14 - 20140341169 - Allocation of sub-channels of mimo channels using a basestation with a plurality of sectors
A base station for wireless network uses one or more MIMO channels having subchannels, to communicate with multiple user equipments, and allocates the sub channels to the user equipments. Different subchannels of a given one of the channels can be allocated to different user equipments. The ability to allocate sub...

11/20/14 - 20140341170 - Systems and methods for coordinating the coverage and capacity of a wireless base station
A communications base station is installed at a selected new location and the base station, prior to going “on line” monitors the wireless traffic from other base stations within interference range of the new base station's coverage area. The new base station also monitors the wireless traffic between mobile devices...

11/20/14 - 20140341171 - Header type notification for co-existence of legacy header and new headers on same radio link
The exemplary embodiments of this invention generally relate to message header-type notification that, for example, enables the co-existence of a legacy header type with one or more new header types on a same radio link. In one non-limiting, exemplary embodiment, a method includes: determining a type of medium access control...

11/20/14 - 20140341172 - Allocation and logical to physical mapping of scheduling request indicator channel in wireless networks
A method for allocating resources for a scheduling request indicator (SRI) is disclosed. An SRI cycle period for use by user equipment (UE) within a cell is transmitted from a NodeB in a cell to UE within the cell. The NodeB transmits a specific SRI subframe offset and an index...

11/20/14 - 20140341173 - Method for allocating an uplink resource in a wireless communication system and system thereof
A method for data transmission in a wireless communication system including a User Equipment (UE) and a radio access network (RAN) includes: transmitting a Medium Access Control (MAC) protocol data unit (PDU) to the UE, wherein the MAC PDU includes a downlink Radio Link Control (RLC) data PDU including a...