US Patent No. 10,716,015

BROADCAST BEAM PROFILE ASSIGNMENT


Patent No. 10,716,015
Issue Date July 14, 2020
Title Broadcast Beam Profile Assignment
Inventorship Sreekar Marupaduga, Overland Park, KS (US)
Rajveen Narendran, Olathe, KS (US)
Assignee Sprint Communications Company L.P., Overland Park, KS (US)

Claim of US Patent No. 10,716,015

9. A method for assigning a broadcast beam profile to a particular cell site, the method comprising:determining an elevation associated with a cell site, a height associated with the cell site, and an elevation associated with one or more user devices that are positioned within a predetermined vicinity of the cell site, wherein antennas associated with the cell site are capable of beamforming;
based on the determining, assigning a broadcast beam profile to the cell site; and
based on the identified broadcast beam profile, adjusting a horizontal beam width and a vertical beam width of at least one antenna at the cell site.