US Patent No. 10,893,551


Patent No. 10,893,551
Issue Date January 12, 2021
Title Numerology Dependent Communication Timing
Inventorship Muhammad Nazmul Islam, Edison, NJ (US)
Tao Luo, San Diego, CA (US)
Sony Akkarakaran, Poway, CA (US)
Hung Ly, San Diego, CA (US)
Bilal Sadiq, Basking Ridge, NJ (US)
Assignee QUALCOMM Incorporated, San Diego, CA (US)

Claim of US Patent No. 10,893,551

1. A method for wireless communications at a user equipment (UE), comprising:receiving, from a base station, an indication of a numerology to be used for a communication procedure;
determining a minimum time interval for the communication procedure based at least in part on a minimum time gap and a time value, wherein the minimum time gap is an absolute time and the time value is based at least in part on a number of symbols having a symbol duration corresponding to the numerology, wherein the minimum time interval provides a minimum wait time for the UE between receipt of a downlink message and transmission of an uplink message in response to the downlink message; and
communicating with the base station in accordance with the minimum time interval.