Access points with selective communication rate and scheduling control and related methods for wireless local area networks (WLANs)

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United States of America Patent

PATENT NO 7656899
APP PUB NO 20050099979A1
SERIAL NO

10933008

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The present invention is directed to methods and wireless communication devices that are configured to enhance communication capacity in a wireless network. In one aspect of the invention various scheduling processes and schedulers for the transmissions of data packets are disclosed. In another aspect of the invention, the selection of appropriate transmission rates to advertise by a common unit which provides wireless service to different types of wireless transmit receive units (WTRUs) is addressed.

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Patent Owner(s)

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InterDigital Technology CorporationWILMINGTON, DE1415

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Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Chandra, Arty Manhasset Hills, US 112 3107

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