US Patent No. 11,115,995

SCHEDULING TIMER


Patent No. 11,115,995
Issue Date September 07, 2021
Title Scheduling Timer
Inventorship
Assignee Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ), Stockholm (SE)

Claim of US Patent No. 11,115,995


1. A method in a user equipment, comprising:receiving a grant, the grant scheduling one or more dynamically-delayed transmissions for the user equipment, wherein the one or more dynamically-delayed transmissions comprises one or more transmissions scheduled using dynamically-delayed scheduling; and
in response to receiving the grant, starting an inactivity timer associated with dynamically-delayed scheduling, wherein:
the inactivity timer comprises a timer that indicates how long the user equipment remains active after receiving the grant; and
at least one of a start time of the inactivity timer and a duration of the inactivity timer is configured such that the user equipment is active when an acknowledgement of the one or more dynamically-delayed transmissions is expected to be received by the user equipment.