US Patent No. 10,117,202

METHOD FOR RECEPTION IN A WIRELESS NETWORK AND CORRESPONDING DEVICE FOR RECEPTION


Patent No. 10,117,202
Issue Date October 30, 2018
Title Method For Reception In A Wireless Network And Corresponding Device For Reception
Inventorship Samuel Guillouard, Cesson Sevigne (FR)
Patrick Fontaine, Cesson Sevigne (FR)
Charline Guguen, Cesson Sevigne (FR)
Assignee Thomson Licensing, Issy-les-Moulineaux (FR)

Claim of US Patent No. 10,117,202

1. A terminal in a wireless network, wherein the network comprising a plurality of base stations, each base station of the plurality of base stations being configured to transmit same data synchronously at a same frequency to said terminal, the terminal comprising:a transmitter configured to transmit at least one first signal intended for the plurality of base stations using a same physical channel;
a receiver configured to receive information representative of a first temporal offset, said first temporal offset being a function of at least one reception time of said at least one first signal by at least one base station of the plurality of base stations;
a transmitter configured to transmit a second signal intended for the plurality of base stations according to said information representative of a first temporal offset; and
a receiver configured to receive an information representative of an interval of silence, said interval of silence being a function of a maximum of at least two second temporal offsets, each of the at least two second temporal offsets being associated with a base station of the plurality of base stations, each of the at least two second temporal offsets being determined according to a reception of said second signal by the associated base station.