US Patent No. 10,772,105

TELECOMMUNICATIONS APPARATUS AND METHODS


Patent No. 10,772,105
Issue Date September 08, 2020
Title Telecommunications Apparatus And Methods
Inventorship Brian Alexander Martin, Basingstoke (GB)
Dimitris Koulakiotis, Basingstoke (GB)
Jussi Tapani Kahtava, Basingstoke (GB)
Rickard Ljung, Helsingborg (SE)
Anders Berggren, Lund (SE)
Peter C. Karlsson, Lund (SE)
Lars Nord, Lund (SE)
Assignee SONY CORPORATION, Tokyo (JP)

Claim of US Patent No. 10,772,105

1. A method of operating a terminal device in a wireless telecommunications system for communicating with network infrastructure equipment using a first band and a second baud, the method comprising:receiving, by the terminal device and from the network infrastructure equipment, an indication of a configuration setting for the second band, the configuration setting indicating specific radio resources of the second band for operation of the second band;
establishing, by the terminal device according to system information indicating a degree of radio traffic in the second band, a validity period for the configuration setting for the second band, wherein the terminal device receives the system information via a transmission prior to reception of the indication of the configuration setting; and
receiving data, by the terminal device from the network infrastructure equipment, using the second band operating in accordance with the configuration setting for the second band during the validity period for the configuration setting.