US Patent No. 10,485,022

EFFICIENT SIGNALING OVER ACCESS CHANNEL


Patent No. 10,485,022
Issue Date November 19, 2019
Title Efficient Signaling Over Access Channel
Inventorship Arak Sutivong, San Diego, CA (US)
Edward Harrison Teague, San Diego, CA (US)
Alexei Gorokhov, San Diego, CA (US)
Assignee QUALCOMM Incorporated, San Diego, CA (US)

Claim of US Patent No. 10,485,022

1. A method of wireless communication, the method comprising:determining an estimate of channel quality based at least in part on at least a metric of an observed transmission;
determining a terminal requirement associated with data available for transmission;
selecting a group of access sequences from a plurality of groups of access sequences based at least in part on the determined terminal requirement and comparing the determined estimate of channel quality to a range of channel quality values; and
transmitting an access sequence selected from the selected group of access sequences.