US Patent No. 10,694,537

BLIND SCHEDULING APPARATUS AND METHOD IN A MOBILE COMMUNICATION SYSTEM


Patent No. 10,694,537
Issue Date June 23, 2020
Title Blind Scheduling Apparatus And Method In A Mobile Communication System
Inventorship Ok-Seon Lee, Suwon-si (KR)
Soeng-Hun Kim, Suwon-si (KR)
Yung-Soo Kim, Seongnam-si (KR)
Kyeong-In Jeong, Hwaseong-si (KR)

Claim of US Patent No. 10,694,537

1. A method for communicating at a terminal in a communication system, the method comprising:receiving a radio resource control (RRC) message comprising information related to a first uplink grant;
identifying a type of the first uplink grant based on the information related to the first uplink grant;
identifying that there is no data to transmit based on the first uplink grant; and
determining not to generate a medium access (MAC) protocol data unit (PDU) to transmit, based on the type of the first uplink grant and the identification that there is no data to transmit based on the first uplink grant,
wherein the type of the first uplink is a first type related to a first terminal identifier (ID) associated with the first uplink grant, and
wherein the information related to the first uplink grant comprises a period of the first type and the first terminal ID.