Apparatus and methods for media access control header compression

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United States of America Patent

PATENT NO 9515925
APP PUB NO 20130128808A1
SERIAL NO

13474564

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Systems, methods, and devices for communicating packets having a plurality of types are described herein. In some aspects, the packets include a compressed MAC header. In some aspects the packets include an acknowledgment (ACK) frame. The fields included in a particular packet type may be based on the type of information to be communicated to the receiving device.

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QUALCOMM INCORPORATEDSAN DIEGO, CA20902

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Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Abraham, Santosh Paul San Diego, US 373 1604
Asterjadhi, Alfred San Diego, US 118 345
Awater, Geert Utrecht, NL 2 26
Merlin, Simone San Diego, US 368 1442
Quan, Zhi San Diego, US 45 289
Sampath, Hemanth San Diego, US 389 4437
Taghavi, Nasrabadi Mohammad H San Diego, US 5 35
Wentink, Maarten Menzo Breukelen, NL 242 1661

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