US Patent No. 10,893,507

METHOD FOR NOTIFYING AND DETERMINING REPETITIVE PATTERN OF UPLINK DATA, USER EQUIPMENT, AND BASE STATION


Patent No. 10,893,507
Issue Date January 12, 2021
Title Method For Notifying And Determining Repetitive Pattern Of Uplink Data, User Equipment, And Base Station
Inventorship Qin Mu, Beijing (CN)
Liu Liu, Beijing (CN)
Xiaohang Chen, Beijing (CN)
Anxin Li, Beijing (CN)
Huiling Jiang, Beijing (CN)
Satoshi Nagata, Tokyo (JP)
Assignee NTT DOCOMO, INC., Tokyo (JP)

Claim of US Patent No. 10,893,507

1. A method for notifying a repetition pattern of uplink data, performed by a user equipment, comprising:selecting one of a plurality of repetition patterns as a repetition pattern of uplink data; and
implicitly or explicitly notifying a base station of the selected repetition pattern by the uplink data, so that the base station acquires the repetition pattern selected by the user equipment, the explicitly notifying the base station of the selected repetition pattern by the uplink data including:
explicitly notifying the base station of the selected repetition pattern by the uplink data, by multiplexing the uplink data with control information including information indicating the selected repetition pattern and transmitting the multiplexed data to the base station.