US Patent No. 11,116,009

SYNCHRONOUS CLEAR TO SEND SIGNALING


Patent No. 11,116,009
Issue Date September 07, 2021
Title Synchronous Clear To Send Signaling
Inventorship Zhibin Wu, Bedminster, NJ (US)
Sudhir Kumar Baghel, Hillsborough, NJ (US)
Shailesh Patil, San Diego, CA (US)
Kapil Gulati, Dover, DE (US)
Junyi Li, Chester, NJ (US)
Assignee QUALCOMM Incorporated, San Diego, CA (US)

Claim of US Patent No. 11,116,009


1. A method for wireless communication, comprising:identifying a wireless channel allocated for a data transmission to be transmitted using a first radio access technology (RAT) during a first time period;
receiving a configuration parameter indicating whether to transmit, using a second RAT, a message that indicates that the data transmission is to occur via the first RAT and during the first time period;
transmitting the message using the second RAT, the second RAT being a wireless local area network (WLAN) and being different from the first RAT, the message being transmitted during a second time period designated for second RAT transmissions by one or more user equipments (UEs) and based at least in part on the configuration parameter; and
transmitting or receiving the data transmission over the wireless channel during the first time period using the first RAT.