US Patent No. 10,972,990


Patent No. 10,972,990
Issue Date April 06, 2021
Title System Information Rate Matching
Inventorship Heechoon Lee, San Diego, CA (US)
Tao Luo, San Diego, CA (US)
Hung Dinh Ly, San Diego, CA (US)
Muhammad Nazmul Islam, Edison, NJ (US)
Yang Yang, San Diego, CA (US)
Assignee Qualcomm Incorporated, San Diego, CA (US)

Claim of US Patent No. 10,972,990

1. A method, comprising:receiving, by a user equipment (UE), a communication that includes system information,
wherein the system information includes information associated with identifying a set of resources that carry synchronization communications,
wherein the set of resources is included in a set of potential resources on which synchronization communications can be carried, and
wherein the set of resources is a first set of resources;
performing, by the UE and based at least in part on a rate matching rule, de-rate matching associated with receiving the system information,
wherein the rate matching rule is a rule associated with performing de-rate matching with respect to the set of potential resources; and
receiving, by the UE, information that identifies a second set of resources that carries synchronization communications,
wherein the information that identifies the second set of resources temporarily overrides information that identifies the first set of resources.