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Telecommunications > Radiotelephone System > Zoned Or Cellular Telephone System > Channel Allocation

Channel Allocation

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

04/17/14 - 20140106761 - Scheduling method and apparatus for use in a communication system
A method and apparatus for selecting a scheduling group of base stations is provided for use in a communication system. The method includes receiving, at the control apparatus, received signal power information for a signal received by a terminal; receiving cell edge terminal information on the terminal located at a...

04/17/14 - 20140106762 - Format adaptation of a control channel for discontinuous data transmission
In a radio communication system (100, 200) using a channel divided into a plurality of time slots, a control signal is transmitted in each time slot and a data signal is transmitted intermittently using a subset of the time slots. The control signal includes a portion which is a predetermined...

04/10/14 - 20140099965 - Methods and apparatus for optimizing paging mechanisms using device context information
Methods and apparatus enabling a wireless network to optimize paging channel operation, based on mobile device context information. In one embodiment, the wireless network is a cellular network (e.g., LTE-Advanced), and both base stations and cellular user devices dynamically exchange and maintain a paging agreement. The paging agreement limits the...

04/10/14 - 20140099966 - Network node, terminal, bandwidth modification determination method and bandwidth modification method
The objective of the present invention is to suppress deterioration of call quality caused by transcoding without interrupting a call even if a codec used by one of the terminals during communication is changed. A modification determination unit, in the case of detecting a modification of a codec used by...

04/03/14 - 20140094182 - Wireless communication apparatus, information processing apparatus, communication system, and communication method
A communications apparatus and method provide logic for establishing communications sessions in accordance with one or more connection rights. In one implementation, a communications apparatus may include a control circuit configured to establish, through an information processing apparatus, a communications session with an additional communications apparatus associated with one or...

04/03/14 - 20140094183 - Resource allocation for d2d communication
There is provided a mechanism for allocating communication resources of a cellular communication network to a D2D communication. After an eNB has configured a number of resource pools indicating a set of resources usable in the D2D communication, D2D clusters which share a same resource pool are enabled to obtain...

03/27/14 - 20140087742 - Power distribution module(s) for distributed antenna systems, and related power units, components, systems, and methods
A power distribution module can be installed in and connected to a power unit for providing power to a power-consuming DAS component(s), such as a remote unit(s) (RU(s)) as a non-limiting example. The RU may include an antenna, and may sometimes be referred to as a remote antenna unit or...

03/27/14 - 20140087743 - Method and device for controlling the access of equipment for a network of the machine-to-machine type to the resources of a cellular telephony network
preventing the equipment from accessing the resources of the cellular telephony network during each inactivity time range....

03/27/14 - 20140087744 - Link adaptation transmission and reception method in device-to-device communication based cellular mobile communication system
Provided is a link adaptation transmission and reception method in device-to-device (D2D) communication based on cellular mobile communication. An operation method of a terminal in the link adaptation method according to the present invention includes receiving information related to a first transmission through a D2D link, performing transmission for an...

03/27/14 - 20140087745 - Method for communicating in a network, radio stations and a system therefor
The present invention relates to method for communicating in a network between a primary station and at least one secondary station on a downlink control channel, wherein the primary station transmits an indication related to a resource allocated to one of the secondary stations in accordance with a semi persistent...

03/20/14 - 20140080493 - Disconnection of resources of a radio access network with a low network load
The techniques described herein relate ascertaining resources of a radio access network that can be switched off during low network utilization, wherein the method comprises ascertaining an overlap of at least one sector of a base station of the radio access network by at least one sector of a surrounding...

03/20/14 - 20140080494 - Direct communication method of terminal, method of controlling d2d communication, and terminal device
Provided are a direct communication method of a terminal, a method of controlling device-to-device (D2D) communication, and a terminal device. The direct communication method of a terminal includes receiving downlink control information (DCI) from an evolved node base-station (eNB), extracting D2D transmission (Tx) or reception (Rx) grant information including a...

03/20/14 - 20140080495 - System and method for peer-to-peer communication in cellular systems
Systems and methods are provided for delivering both PMP communications, for example standard cellular communications via a base station, and also delivering P2P communications, for example, communications between two mobile stations, using the same spectral resources for both types of communication....

03/20/14 - 20140080496 - Wireless communication method and radio network controller for coordinating paging occasions on a common paging channel
A method of paging a plurality of users by synchronizing user equipment (UE) specific paging and Point-to-Multipoint (PtM) user group paging to reduce power consumption when the UE is in a discontinuous reception state. The UE identities are defined such that paging occasions and common paging channels are synchronized for...

03/20/14 - 20140080497 - Method in a wireless communication system
A method in a Central Node (CN), a method in a Remote Node (RN), and a method in a wireless communication system for allocating reference signals to be used for uplink transmission are disclosed. According to one aspect reference signals are allocated with a method comprising the steps of: determining...

03/13/14 - 20140073334 - Interference coordination in heterogeneous networks
A device establishes a connection with a user equipment (UE) via a macrocell associated with the device, and provides, to a femto device within range of the macrocell, information identifying resource blocks to allocate to the UE when the UE enters into a femtocell generated by the femto device. The...

03/13/14 - 20140073335 - Method and apparatus of virtualized resource sharing in cellular networks
According to a disclosed method in a base station having one or more physical sectors, instructions received from a core network cellular network operators that are parties to a sharing agreement and specify an amount of radio resources that are to be temporarily shared under the sharing agreement. In the...

03/06/14 - 20140066079 - Wireless terminal device and adjustment method
A wireless terminal device includes a transmitter, a receiver, a memory, and a processor coupled to the memory, the processor being configured to measure a transmission processing time and a reception processing time, the transmission processing time being a time for the transmitter to carry out transmission processing, the reception...

03/06/14 - 20140066080 - Controlling user equipment nodes for enhanced uplink and user equipment nodes configured for enhanced uplink
Methods for controlling uplink transmission of data to a network node of a communications system a user equipment node are disclosed. The methods include receiving parameters to configure enhanced uplink in CELL_FACH state, determining whether the user equipment node is able to communicate on an E-DCH in CELL_FACH state and...

03/06/14 - 20140066081 - Coordinated multipoint reception processing method and apparatus, and base station
Embodiments of the present invention provide a coordinated multipoint reception processing method and apparatus, and a base station. The method includes: performing demodulating and decoding an uplink signal received by k collaboration sets of M collaboration sets, to obtain k cyclic redundancy check CRC results, where the uplink signal is...

02/27/14 - 20140057639 - Method for achieving fast dormancy of user equipment (ue) in cell_pch or ura_pch state in umts
A method and a system which enables a User Equipment (UE) in a Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UTMS) to achieve fast dormancy in least possible time are provided. The method reduces the signalling burden on UE and Universal Terrestrial Radio Access Network (UTRAN) by eliminating the need of SCRI procedure...

02/27/14 - 20140057640 - Method for configuring coordinated multipoint transmission
Provided is a method for configuring coordinated multipoint transmission (CoMP) of the present invention. The method includes: providing a transmission mode to support CoMP and, at a base station (eNB), configuring the transmission mode to support CoMP to a user terminal (UE) by radio resource control (RRC) signaling. According to...

02/20/14 - 20140051453 - Base station and communication control method
A base station (eNB 100) is defined by 3GPP standards and includes a control unit (140) that, in a case where an uplink signal transmitted from a wireless terminal (UE) being served by another base station to this other base station is detected, determines the frequency band to be assigned...

02/13/14 - 20140045507 - Code rate adaptation in wireless communication systems
Systems, methods, and apparatuses for transmitting physical hybrid automatic repetition request indicator channel (PHICH) signals using adaptive code rates are provided. In accordance with one implementation, various PHICH code rates may be supported by configuring a different number of resource element groups (REGs) to transmit the PHICH signal. The information...

02/13/14 - 20140045508 - Code rate adaptation in wireless communication systems
Systems, methods, and apparatuses for transmitting physical hybrid automatic repetition request indicator channel (PHICH) signals using adaptive code rates are provided. In accordance with one implementation, various PHICH code rates may be supported by configuring a different number of resource element groups (REGs) to transmit the PHICH signal. The information...

02/13/14 - 20140045509 - Method and apparatus in mobile telecommunications system user equipment
A method and apparatus in a user equipment is described for handling failures to receive messages in response to re-transmitted requests....

02/13/14 - 20140045510 - Coordinated multipoint transmission and reception (comp)
A communications method implemented in a transmission point (TP) used in a coordinated multipoint transmission and reception (CoMP) system is disclosed. The communications method includes transmitting, to a user equipment (UE), an indication of a channel state information (CSI) process in a CSI pattern comprising a set of CSI processes,...

02/13/14 - 20140045511 - Content sharing among mobile terminals
A method for realizing content sharing among mobile terminals comprises: receiving an index of access content sent by a requesting mobile terminal; looking up a shareable content index table for the index of the access content; and sending identification information of a mobile terminal having the index of the access...

02/06/14 - 20140038621 - Handling in-device coexistence interference
A user equipment is able to transmit, to a wireless access node, an indication of in-device coexistence (IDC) interference between the wireless interfaces. The user equipment can include a counter to track a number of transmissions having the indication of IDC interference....

02/06/14 - 20140038622 - Methods and apparatus for efficient communication of small data amounts while in idle mode
A method, an apparatus, and a computer program product for wireless communication are provided in connection with enabling communication of small data amounts while maintaining a RRC idle mode of operation for a UE. In an example, a UE is equipped to obtain a temporary radio bearer for communication of...

02/06/14 - 20140038623 - Techniques for sending or receiving channel state information reports associated with a coordinated multi-point scheme
Examples are disclosed for sending or receiving channel state information (CSI) reports associated with coordinated multi-point (CoMP) schemes. The examples include user equipment (UE) constraining CSI feedback to one or more transmission points implementing a CoMP scheme with the UE. The examples also include a transmission point such as an...

02/06/14 - 20140038624 - Mobile terminal and controlling method thereof
A mobile terminal and controlling method thereof are disclosed, which facilitates a terminal to be used in further consideration of user's convenience. The present invention includes receiving a call signal for requesting an establishment of a second session from a second counterpart via a wireless communication unit while a first...

02/06/14 - 20140038625 - Methods and apparatus for transmitting clear to send (cts)-to-self indication
Certain aspects of the present disclosure relate to techniques for transmitting a clear to send (CTS)-to-self indication. According to certain aspects, a method for wireless communications by a wireless device is provided. The method generally includes scheduling a first antenna at the wireless device for communication using one of a...

01/23/14 - 20140024384 - Communication method of terminal and communication method of base station for direct communication link between terminals
A communication method of a terminal and a communication method of a base station for a direct communication link between terminals are disclosed. A base station schedules a reference terminal to transmit a ranging code, and schedules target terminals to receive the ranging code. The reference terminal measures the ranging...

01/23/14 - 20140024385 - Radio communication system, network device, radio terminal, and communication control method
An MSS 140 calculates a ratio (cell search time-period distribution ratio) of a time period for searching a cell 11 configured by an LTE base station 10 to a time period for searching a cell 21 configured by a W-CDMA base station 20, and transmits a cell search time-period distribution...

01/16/14 - 20140018085 - Mechanisms to support ue power preference signaling
Disclosed herein is a method at a User Equipment (UE) comprising determining that a current radio resource configuration is of a normal type, and responsive to the determining, prohibiting the UE from sending a Power Preference Indication (PPI) for a radio resource configuration of the normal type. Also disclosed is...

01/16/14 - 20140018086 - Method and system for notification of scrambling code identification signalling group
Disclosed in the present disclosure is a method for notification of scrambling code identification signalling group, and the present disclosure comprises: a network side transmits a scrambling code identification signalling group to a receiver; the receiver generates a corresponding scrambling code sequence of a demodulation pilot according to the scrambling...

01/16/14 - 20140018087 - Inserting virtual carrier in conventional ofdm host carrier in communications system
A mobile communications system for communicating data to and/or from mobile communications devices. The mobile communications system comprises one or more base stations, each of which includes a transmitter and a receiver operable to provide a wireless access interface for communicating data to and/or from the mobile communications devices, the...

01/16/14 - 20140018088 - Dynamic paging concatenation
Methods and systems for managing paging-channel resources, and in particular, dynamically adjusting the page-concatenation level based on PCO in a sector, are disclosed herein. An exemplary method involves (a) at an access network configured to page mobile stations via a paging channel of a sector in the access network, determining...

01/09/14 - 20140011504 - Antennae system
Embodiments of the invention relate to wireless communications networks, and more specifically to an antenna apparatus for cellular wireless systems. In some embodiments, a method of transceiving signals in a wireless communications network is described. The method includes receiving, by user equipment, a signal in a time slot and a...

01/09/14 - 20140011505 - Method of group based mtc messaging through cell broadcast and apparatuses using the same
The present disclosure proposes a method and apparatuses of implementing MTC group trigger messages through a Cell Broadcasting Service (CBS). The method includes a MTC (Machine Type Communication) server transmitting to a MTC Inter-working Function (MTC-IWF) a trigger payload. The trigger payload would be delivered by the MTC-IWF to a...

01/09/14 - 20140011506 - Inserting virtual carrier in conventional ofdm host carrier in communications system
A network element for use in a mobile communications system and a method of using a network element for communicating data to/from mobile communications devices in a mobile communications system. The network element can provide a wireless access interface for communicating data to/from the mobile communications devices, the wireless access...

01/09/14 - 20140011507 - System and method to enable resource partitioning in wireless networks
Systems and methodologies are described that facilitate improved resource partitioning and interference management in a wireless communication system. Techniques are described herein for the transmission and use of various types of signaling, such as Access Request commands, Reverse Link Special Resource Utilization Message (R-SRUM) signaling, Forward Link Special Resource Utilization...

01/02/14 - 20140004866 - Interferer activity signaling for time domain (tdm) inter-cell interference coordination (icic)
A method and apparatus for fast interference signaling is provided. The method may include configuring, by an evolved node B (eNB), at least one user equipment to indicate to the eNB when an activity state of at least one interferer changes. Based on the indicated activity state, the eNB can...

01/02/14 - 20140004867 - Method of device-to-device communication in wireless mobile communication system
A device-to-device (D2D) communication method in a wireless mobile communication system is provided. A channel state measurement method for adaptive transmission of cellular network-based D2D communication, a data transmission/reception method of D2D communication, and a power control method for transmission power control of a D2D link in the D2D communication...

12/26/13 - 20130344878 - Femtocell base station synchronization
There is provided a method of determining a timing estimate for use in synchronizing a femtocell base station to a macrocell base station, the method in the femtocell base station comprising determining an uplink timing estimate from a signal transmitted from a mobile device to the macrocell base station, the...

12/26/13 - 20130344879 - Cellular communication system and communication method thereof
Disclosed is a cellular communication system allowing direct communication between terminals within a cell or simultaneous transmission and reception of signals between a base station and the terminals through a repeater to be made by introducing a universal link, and a communication method thereof. The communication method of the cellular...

12/26/13 - 20130344880 - Mobile communications system, gateway, method of controlling gateway, and computer readable medium therefor
A gateway communicating with a base station, includes a receiver that receives an incoming message including identification information of the base station and one or more parameters indicating an environment of the base station. The gateway also includes a memory that stores correspondence information including a cell identifier in association...

12/26/13 - 20130344881 - Method and device for sounding signal allocation and sounding assisted beamforming
A communication device and methods are disclosed. A transmission directionality of a plurality of antennas is controlled based on a received previously known signal transmitted from a communication terminal, when a signal to the communication terminal is transmitted. A first upstream radio sub-resource for transmitting the received previously known signal...

12/26/13 - 20130344882 - Femto parameter profiles based upon nearby access point
Operating parameters for a femto access point (FAP) are efficiently and accurately defined. During provisioning of the FAP, the system obtains operating parameters utilized by a nearby FAP expected to have a substantially similar radio environment as the provisioning FAP. Moreover, weighting is applied to the nearby FAP to determine...

12/19/13 - 20130337820 - Radio resource allocation for cellular wireless networks
A cellular wireless network employs a method of allocating radio resources to femtocells so that the transmissions from femtocells do not occupy the same radio resource blocks as those used by a macrocell for signalling....