US Patent No. 10,341,998

USER EQUIPMENTS, BASE STATIONS AND METHODS


Patent No. 10,341,998
Issue Date July 02, 2019
Title User Equipments, Base Stations And Methods
Inventorship Toshizo Nogami, Vancouver, WA (US)
Tatsushi Aiba, Vancouver, WA (US)
Jia Sheng, Vancouver, WA (US)
Zhanping Yin, Vancouver, WA (US)
Assignee Sharp Laboratories of America, Inc., Camas, WA (US)

Claim of US Patent No. 10,341,998

1. A user equipment (UE) comprising:a higher layer processor configured to acquire a first dedicated radio resource control (RRC) configuration and a second dedicated RRC configuration, the first dedicated RRC configuration specifying a configuration of a first physical downlink control channel (PDCCH) which indicates a slot format, the second dedicated RRC configuration specifying a configuration of repetition of a physical uplink shared channel (PUSCH);
PDCCH receiving circuitry configured to monitor the first PDCCH; and
PUSCH transmitting circuitry configured to transmit the PUSCH with the repetition; wherein
in a case that the first PDCCH indicates that a symbol for the PUSCH in a slot is other than either downlink or uplink, the PUSCH is not transmitted in the slot and the PUSCH in the slot is counted as one of the repetition.