US Patent No. 10,219,282

APPARATUS AND METHOD OF RESOURCE ALLOCATION FOR DATA AND CONTROL CHANNELS IN A WIRELESS COMMUNICATION SYSTEM


Patent No. 10,219,282
Issue Date February 26, 2019
Title Apparatus And Method Of Resource Allocation For Data And Control Channels In A Wireless Communication System
Inventorship Youngbum Kim, Seoul (KR)
Cheng Shan, Gyeonggi-do (KR)
Younsun Kim, Gyeonggi-do (KR)
Bruno Clerckx, London (GB)
Assignee Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd, (KR)

Claim of US Patent No. 10,219,282

1. A downlink transmission method by a base station in a mobile communication system, the method comprising:identifying a set of resource blocks associated with a control channel for a terminal;
transmitting, to the terminal, information on the set of resource blocks on a radio resource control signal, the information including first information associated with a number of resource blocks of the set and second information associated with an index corresponding to the resource blocks of the set;
transmitting, to the terminal, control information including information for downlink data on the control channel identified based on the first information and the second information; and
transmitting, to the terminal, the downlink data on a data channel based on the control information,
wherein the set of resource blocks includes at least one control channel resource, and
wherein a search space for the control channel of the terminal is defined based on an aggregation level, a number of the at least one control channel resource, and a number of a candidate associated with the control channel.