US Patent No. 11,071,099

RELIABLE INDICATION OF A CONTROL FORMAT INDICATOR VALUE


Patent No. 11,071,099
Issue Date July 20, 2021
Title Reliable Indication Of A Control Format Indicator Value
Inventorship Seyedkianoush Hosseini, San Diego, CA (US)
Umesh Phuyal, San Diego, CA (US)
Wanshi Chen, San Diego, CA (US)
Assignee QUALCOMM Incorporated, San Diego, CA (US)

Claim of US Patent No. 11,071,099


1. A method of wireless communication performed by a user equipment (UE), comprising:receiving, in a message, an indication of a first set of subframes of a first type,wherein the first set of subframes is associated with a first control format indicator (CFI) value to be applied;

receiving, in the message, an indication of a second set of subframes of a second type,wherein the second set of subframes is associated with a second CFI value to be applied;

identifying that a subframe, in which the UE is operating, is included in the first set of subframes or the second set of subframes; and
selectively using the first CFI value or the second CFI value for the subframe based at least in part on identifying that the subframe is included in the first set of subframes or the second set of subframes.