US Patent No. 11,032,824

DOWNLINK CONTROL CHANNEL MONITORING CAPABILITIES


Patent No. 11,032,824
Issue Date June 08, 2021
Title Downlink Control Channel Monitoring Capabilities
Inventorship Seyedkianoush Hosseini, San Diego, CA (US)
Jing Jiang, San Diego, CA (US)
Wanshi Chen, San Diego, CA (US)
Assignee QUALCOMM Incorporated, San Diego, CA (US)

Claim of US Patent No. 11,032,824

1. A method for wireless communication, comprising:determining a first configuration for a set of physical downlink control channel (PDCCH) monitoring occasions during a slot, the first configuration comprising a threshold number of PDCCH candidates, or a threshold number of non-overlapping control channel elements (CCEs), or a combination thereof, within each PDCCH monitoring occasion of the set of PDCCH monitoring occasions;
determining a second configuration for monitoring the set of PDCCH monitoring occasions, the second configuration comprising a threshold number of PDCCH candidates, or a threshold number of non-overlapping CCEs, or a combination thereof, within the slot;
monitoring, in accordance with the first configuration and the second configuration, for control information during the set of PDCCH monitoring occasions; and
decoding the control information identified within at least one PDCCH monitoring occasion of the set of PDCCH monitoring occasions.