US Patent No: 7,706,746

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Integrated or autonomous system and method of satellite-terrestrial frequency reuse using signal attenuation and/or blockage, dynamic assignment of frequencies and/or hysteresis

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A cellular communications system comprising a space based system comprising a first set of cells, and a ground based system comprising a second set of cells. The space and ground systems can optionally function substantially autonomously, with each using spectrum from at least one predetermined frequency band.

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ATC TECHNOLOGIES, LLCRESTON, VA174

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Karabinis, Peter D Cary, NC 341 11338
Singh, Rajendra San Jose, CA 119 2391

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5,960,352 Multilayer cellular mobile radio network with optimized frequency re-use plan, and associated method 23 1995
 
SCOREBOARD WIRELESS CORPORATION (1)
5,926,762 Cellular telephone interference prediction and frequency reuse planning 92 1996
 
MOBILE SATELLITE VENTURES, LP (2)
6,449,461 System for mobile communications in coexistence with communication systems having priority 151 1996
2005/0201,449 Code synchronization in CDMA satellite wireless communications system using uplink channel detection 14 2005
 
MATSUSHITA ELECTRIC INDUSTRIAL CO., LTD. (3)
5,483,666 Method for allocating channels in a microcellular system 63 1992
5,625,672 Apparatus and method for providing a microzone mobile communication system within a cellular telephone system 33 1994
5,710,973 Method for allocating idle channels of a cellular mobile telephone system for use in a microcellular system 34 1995
 
GENERAL DYNAMICS C4 SYSTEMS, INC. (1)
* 2003/0203,717 Satellite based data transfer and delivery system 68 2003
 
AT&T CORP. (3)
5,838,669 Method of synchronizing satellite switched CDMA communication system 39 1996
5,963,561 Method and apparatus for bandwidth reuse in a communication network 21 1996
5,864,316 Fixed communication terminal having proximity detector method and apparatus for safe wireless communication 38 1996
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Other [Check patent profile for assignment information] (1)
9,037,078 Apparatus and methods for power control in satellite communications systems with satellite-linked terrestrial stations 0 2012
 
ASTRIUM LIMITED (2)
* 8,447,258 Filtering communications channels within telecommunications satellites 0 2008
* 2010/0297,977 FILTERING COMMUNICATIONS CHANNELS WITHIN TELECOMMUNICATIONS SATELLITES 0 2008
 
ATC TECHNOLOGIES, LLC (16)
8,369,775 Integrated or autonomous system and method of satellite-terrestrial frequency reuse using signal attenuation and/or blockage, dynamic assignment of frequencies and/or hysteresis 0 2009
8,068,828 Systems and methods for terrestrial reuse of cellular satellite frequency spectrum in a time-division duplex mode 1 2009
7,917,135 Satellite communications apparatus and methods using asymmetrical forward and return link frequency reuse 10 2009
8,369,776 Apparatus and methods for power control in satellite communications systems with satellite-linked terrestrial stations 1 2009
8,078,101 Systems and methods for terrestrial reuse of cellular satellite frequency spectrum in a time-division duplex and/or frequency-division duplex mode 4 2009
8,055,257 Systems and methods with different utilization of satellite frequency bands by a space-based network and an ancillary terrestrial network 7 2009
8,520,561 Systems, methods and network components that provide different satellite spot beam return carrier groupings and reuse patterns 0 2010
8,339,308 Antenna beam forming systems, methods and devices using phase adjusted least squares beam forming 0 2010
8,576,769 Systems and methods for adaptive interference cancellation beamforming 0 2010
8,285,225 Broadband wireless communications systems and methods using multiple non-contiguous frequency bands/segments 1 2010
7,974,619 Systems and methods for mobility management in overlaid mobile communications systems 4 2010
8,655,398 Communications systems and methods including emission detection 0 2011
8,340,592 Radioterminals and operating methods that receive multiple measures of information from multiple sources 0 2011
8,131,293 Systems and methods for mobility management in overlaid mobile communications systems 1 2011
8,145,126 Satellite-band spectrum utilization for reduced or minimum interference 1 2011
8,238,819 Systems and methods for inter-system sharing of satellite communications frequencies within a common footprint 2 2011
 
VIASAT, INC. (7)
8,855,552 Placement of gateways away from service beams 1 2008
8,538,323 Satellite architecture 0 2009
8,315,199 Adaptive use of satellite uplink bands 1 2009
* 8,254,832 Frequency re-use for service and gateway beams 2 2009
8,107,875 Placement of gateways near service beams 5 2009
* 8,548,377 Frequency re-use for service and gateway beams 0 2012
* 2012/0244,798 FREQUENCY RE-USE FOR SERVICE AND GATEWAY BEAMS 1 2012
 
Thales Alenia Space France (1)
8,169,955 Systems and methods for orthogonal frequency division multiple access (OFDMA) communications over satellite links 1 2007
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