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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PATENT NO 7706746
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11178883

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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, VA182

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Karabinis, Peter D Cary, US 204 12256
Singh, Rajendra Alexandria, US 86 2770

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* 2010/0039,967 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR TERRESTRIAL REUSE OF CELLULAR SATELLITE FREQUENCY SPECTRUM IN A TIME-DIVISION DUPLEX AND/OR FREQUENCY-DIVISION DUPLEX MODE 22 2009
8055257 Systems and methods with different utilization of satellite frequency bands by a space-based network and an ancillary terrestrial network 8 2009
8520561 Systems, methods and network components that provide different satellite spot beam return carrier groupings and reuse patterns 0 2010
* 2010/0309,828 SYSTEMS, METHODS AND NETWORK COMPONENTS THAT PROVIDE DIFFERENT SATELLITE SPOT BEAM RETURN CARRIER GROUPINGS AND REUSE PATTERNS 3 2010
8339308 Antenna beam forming systems, methods and devices using phase adjusted least squares beam forming 2 2010
* 2010/0233,973 ANTENNA BEAM FORMING SYSTEMS, METHODS AND DEVICES USING PHASE ADJUSTED LEAST SQUARES BEAM FORMING 3 2010
* 2010/0240,362 RADIOTERMINALS AND OPERATING METHODS FOR COMMUNICATING USING SPECTRUM ALLOCATED TO ANOTHER SATELLITE OPERATOR 19 2010
8576769 Systems and methods for adaptive interference cancellation beamforming 1 2010
* 2011/0034,166 INTEGRATED OR AUTONOMOUS SYSTEM AND METHOD OF SATELLITE-TERRESTRIAL FREQUENCY REUSE USING SIGNAL ATTENUATION AND/OR BLOCKAGE, DYNAMIC ASSIGNMENT OF FREQUENCIES AND/OR HYSTERESIS 23 2010
8285225 Broadband wireless communications systems and methods using multiple non-contiguous frequency bands/segments 1 2010
7974619 Systems and methods for mobility management in overlaid mobile communications systems 4 2010
* 2011/0077,002 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR MOBILITY MANAGEMENT IN OVERLAID MOBILE COMMUNICATIONS SYSTEMS 0 2010
8655398 Communications systems and methods including emission detection 0 2011
8340592 Radioterminals and operating methods that receive multiple measures of information from multiple sources 0 2011
8131293 Systems and methods for mobility management in overlaid mobile communications systems 1 2011
8145126 Satellite-band spectrum utilization for reduced or minimum interference 1 2011
* 2011/0212,694 Satellite-Band Spectrum Utilization For Reduced Or Minimum Interference 0 2011
8238819 Systems and methods for inter-system sharing of satellite communications frequencies within a common footprint 2 2011
9037078 Apparatus and methods for power control in satellite communications systems with satellite-linked terrestrial stations 0 2012
 
VIASAT, INC. (13)
8855552 Placement of gateways away from service beams 1 2008
* 2009/0081,946 Placement of Gateways Away from Service Beams 28 2008
8538323 Satellite architecture 1 2009
8315199 Adaptive use of satellite uplink bands 2 2009
* 8254832 Frequency re-use for service and gateway beams 4 2009
* 2009/0298,416 Satellite Architecture 8 2009
* 2009/0291,633 FREQUENCY RE-USE FOR SERVICE AND GATEWAY BEAMS 11 2009
* 2009/0290,530 ADAPTIVE USE OF SATELLITE UPLINK BANDS 11 2009
8107875 Placement of gateways near service beams 6 2009
* 2009/0286,467 PLACEMENT OF GATEWAYS NEAR SERVICE BEAMS 10 2009
* 8548377 Frequency re-use for service and gateway beams 1 2012
* 2012/0244,798 FREQUENCY RE-USE FOR SERVICE AND GATEWAY BEAMS 1 2012
9172457 Frequency re-use for service and gateway beams 0 2013
 
Thales Alenia Space France (2)
8169955 Systems and methods for orthogonal frequency division multiple access (OFDMA) communications over satellite links 2 2007
* 2007/0293,214 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR ORTHOGONAL FREQUENCY DIVISION MULTIPLE ACCESS (OFDMA) COMMUNICATIONS OVER SATELLITE LINKS 62 2007
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