Patents by Inventor Aziz Gholmieh

Aziz Gholmieh has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Patent number: 11109268
    Abstract: A UE apparatus determines UE capability and signals UE capability information to a base station. The UE may signal RF capability information to the base station with reference to at least one band combination and signal other baseband parameter(s) (obp(s)) to the base station. The RF capability information indicate RF capability with reference to at least one other band combination parameter. The obp may be indicated on a per UE basis, a per band basis, a per band combination basis, a per band, per band combination basis; and/or a per CC, per band, per band combination basis. Each band combination may indicate a combination of a numerology, a layer and a bandwidth. In another example, a plurality of basebands may be defined, each baseband indicating a combination of a numerology, a layer and a bandwidth.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 11, 2019
    Date of Patent: August 31, 2021
    Assignee: QUALCOMM Incorporated
    Inventors: Aziz Gholmieh, Roland Rick, Alexei Yurievitch Gorokhov, Srinivasan Balasubramanian, Reza Shahidi
  • Patent number: 11109438
    Abstract: In an aspect, while a mobile device is operating in a RRC_Idle State, an RRC_Suspended State, an RLF State and/or an RLF Recovery Procedure State, the mobile device may transmit a connection establishment message to a base station of a plurality of base stations. In an aspect, the connection establishment message includes information that indicates whether the mobile device has information associated with signals transmitted by one or more base stations of the plurality of base stations. The mobile device may initiate transmission of the information associated with the signals to the base station subsequent to establishing a security context for the connection between the mobile device and the base station. In some aspects, the mobile device may scramble the information associated with signals and transmit the information associated with signals to the base station prior to establishing a security context for a connection between the mobile device and the base station.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 26, 2018
    Date of Patent: August 31, 2021
    Assignee: QUALCOMM INCORPORATED
    Inventors: Prasad Kadiri, Umesh Phuyal, Masato Kitazoe, Srinivasan Balasubramanian, Arvind Santhanam, Aziz Gholmieh, Arnaud Meylan
  • Patent number: 11071123
    Abstract: Methods and apparatus for providing transport block boundary flexibility are disclosed. In some aspects, a transmitter determines a plurality of blocks within a single transmission time interval (TTI), and transmits the plurality of blocks within the single TTI. Each of the plurality of blocks spans over a pre-defined period of time that is shorter than the single TTI. Each of the plurality of blocks includes data having a same logic channel identifier and a same header. A leading boundary and a trailing boundary of each of the plurality of blocks are aligned with one of: a leading boundary and a trailing boundary of a symbol; or a leading boundary and a trailing boundary of a code block. In additional aspects, a receiver receives these plurality of blocks within a single transmission time interval (TTI), and decodes a plurality of protocol data units in the plurality of blocks.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 22, 2018
    Date of Patent: July 20, 2021
    Assignee: QUALCOMM Incorporated
    Inventors: Yue Yang, Aziz Gholmieh, Yu-Ting Yu
  • Patent number: 11044647
    Abstract: Wireless communications systems and methods related to user equipment (UE) idle mode mobility in a wireless communication network are provided. A wireless communication device establishes a network session with a wireless communication network. The wireless communication device reselects a first cell for camping, wherein the first cell is associated with the wireless communication network. The wireless communication device monitors for first system information from the first cell. The wireless communication device reselects a second cell for camping in response to a failure to receive the first system information. The second cell is associated with the wireless communication network and different from the first cell. The wireless communication device maintains the network session during the reselecting the first cell for camping and the reselecting the second cell for camping.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 3, 2019
    Date of Patent: June 22, 2021
    Assignee: QUALCOMM Incorporated
    Inventors: Shanshan Wang, Yongle Wu, Gopinath Murali Chinnathambi, Daniel Amerga, Huan Xu, Karthik Venkatram, Reza Shahidi, Aziz Gholmieh, Andrew Walter Janiszewski
  • Publication number: 20210168586
    Abstract: Techniques for optimizing user equipment radio capability signaling for wireless communications are described. In one technique, a type of network to access for communications is determined. A capability identifier(s) associated with a set(s) of user equipment (UE) radio capabilities is determined based, at least in part, on the type of network. The capability identifier(s) is sent to the network. Upon receiving an indication of the capability identifier(s), the set(s) of UE radio capabilities associated with the capability identifier(s) is identified and stored.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 10, 2021
    Publication date: June 3, 2021
    Inventors: Gavin Bernard HORN, Haris ZISIMOPOULOS, Masato KITAZOE, Aziz GHOLMIEH, Brian Clarke BANISTER
  • Publication number: 20210153221
    Abstract: Methods, systems, and devices for wireless communication are described. A wireless communications system may establish radio bearers for certain data transmissions between a user equipment (UE) and a base station. A radio bearer may be associated with one or more quality of services (QoS) parameters, such as a bit rate. The base station may indicate to the UE a time window over which to average the bit rate. In some examples, a radio bearer may include multiple data flows. The base station may provide information regarding QoS parameters for each data flow in control signaling, such as a grant.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 26, 2021
    Publication date: May 20, 2021
    Inventors: Yue Yang, Srinivasan Balasubramanian, Aziz Gholmieh, Yu-Ting Yu
  • Patent number: 11012946
    Abstract: Wireless communications systems and methods related to modifying a buffer status report (BSR) are provided. In one embodiment, a first wireless communication device determines a BSR based on at least a first data size and a predicted data size. The first wireless communication device transmits to a second wireless communication device, the BSR. The first wireless communication device receives from the second wireless communication device, a scheduling grant in response to the BSR. The first wireless communication device transmits to the second wireless communication device, a communication signal based on the scheduling grant.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 20, 2019
    Date of Patent: May 18, 2021
    Assignee: QUALCOMM Incorporated
    Inventors: Shanshan Wang, Aziz Gholmieh, Udara Fernando, Reza Shahidi
  • Patent number: 10973068
    Abstract: A UE may receive, via a first communication link that uses a first radio access technology (RAT), information that identifies a threshold associated with a second communication link that uses a second RAT. The UE may monitor one or more communications on the second communication link. The UE may determine whether a parameter associated with the second communication link satisfies the threshold based at least in part on monitoring the one or more communications on the second communication link. The UE may provide a message via the first communication link when the parameter associated with the second communication link satisfies the threshold.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 5, 2019
    Date of Patent: April 6, 2021
    Assignee: QUALCOMM Incorporated
    Inventors: Hoon Ki Lee, Aziz Gholmieh, Sivaramakrishna Veerepalli, Arnaud Meylan, Deepak Dhamdhere, Mahesh Kumar Kalikot Veetil, Umang Sureshbhai Patel
  • Publication number: 20210084572
    Abstract: Apparatuses and methods for a wireless communication device having a first Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) and a second SIM to manage communication via the first SIM and the second SIM are disclosed. The method can include, but is not limited to, sending a first message including an indication of an extended signaling capability, receiving a second message including an inquiry regarding the extended signaling capability, and sending a third message including extended capability information, responsive to receiving the second message.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 14, 2020
    Publication date: March 18, 2021
    Inventors: Jiming Guo, Ling Xie, Peng WU, Jun Deng, Daowei Lin, Reza Shahidi, Aziz Gholmieh, Leena Zacharias, Shailesh Maheshwari, Chintan Shirish Shah, Pavan Kaivaram, Srinivasan Balasubramanian
  • Patent number: 10951533
    Abstract: Aspects of the present disclosure relate to methods and apparatuses for wireless communication using a protocol data unit (PDU) including a service data adaptation protocol (SDAP) PDU that has an unciphered header. The unciphered SDAP header facilitates various optimizations in wireless communication.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 20, 2018
    Date of Patent: March 16, 2021
    Assignee: QUALCOMM Incorporated
    Inventors: Yue Yang, Shailesh Maheshwari, Aziz Gholmieh, Srinivasan Balasubramanian, Xing Chen, Arnaud Meylan
  • Patent number: 10939280
    Abstract: Techniques for optimizing user equipment radio capability signaling for wireless communications are described. In one technique, a type of network to access for communications is determined. A capability identifier(s) associated with a set(s) of user equipment (UE) radio capabilities is determined based, at least in part, on the type of network. The capability identifier(s) is sent to the network. Upon receiving an indication of the capability identifier(s), the set(s) of UE radio capabilities associated with the capability identifier(s) is identified and stored.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 2, 2019
    Date of Patent: March 2, 2021
    Assignee: QUALCOMM Incorporated
    Inventors: Gavin Bernard Horn, Haris Zisimopoulos, Masato Kitazoe, Aziz Gholmieh, Brian Clarke Banister
  • Patent number: 10917901
    Abstract: A wireless communications system may establish radio bearers for certain data transmissions between a user equipment (UE) and a base station. A radio bearer may be associated with one or more quality of services (QoS) parameters, such as a bit rate. The base station may indicate to the UE a time window over which to average the bit rate. A radio bearer may include multiple data flows. The base station may provide information regarding QoS parameters for each data flow in control signaling, such as a grant.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 22, 2018
    Date of Patent: February 9, 2021
    Assignee: QUALCOMM Incorporated
    Inventors: Yue Yang, Srinivasan Balasubramanian, Aziz Gholmieh, Yu-Ting Yu
  • Publication number: 20210037418
    Abstract: A method and apparatus for receiving a notification of missing packets include receiving a set of data packets transmitted by a device and having a corresponding set of sequence numbers, identifying one or more data packets having corresponding sequence numbers that fall within the set of sequence numbers and are yet to be received, receiving an indication from the device that the one or more data packets will not be transmitted by the device, and processing the set of data packets without the one or more data packets in response to receiving the indication.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 20, 2020
    Publication date: February 4, 2021
    Inventors: Aziz GHOLMIEH, Shailesh MAHESHWARI, Srinivasan BALASUBRAMANIAN, Gang XIAO, Leena ZACHARIAS, Yue YANG, Gavin Bernard HORN, Yu-Ting YU, Bao Vinh NGUYEN
  • Patent number: 10912002
    Abstract: Wireless communications systems and methods related to improving user equipment (UE) mobility performance are provided. A wireless communication device camps on a first cell operating on a first carrier frequency. The wireless communication device receives, from the first cell, cell selection priority information indicating a priority for each of a plurality of carrier frequencies. The wireless communication device evaluates each of two or more candidate cells over an evaluation time duration associated with each candidate cell, wherein an end time of the evaluation time duration of a candidate cell associated with a lower priority carrier frequency is configured to be after an end time of the evaluation time duration of a candidate cell associated with a higher priority carrier frequency. The first wireless communication device selects a second cell from the two or more candidate cells for camping based at least in part on the evaluation of the second cell.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 3, 2019
    Date of Patent: February 2, 2021
    Assignee: QUALCOMM Incorporated
    Inventors: Shanshan Wang, Aziz Gholmieh, Yongle Wu, Reza Shahidi, Gopinath Murali Chinnathambi, Raghu Narayan Challa
  • Patent number: 10904789
    Abstract: Certain aspects of the present disclosure provide techniques and apparatus for reducing user equipment (UE) capability information message size. A method for wireless communications by a UE is provided. The UE sends a first UE capability information message to a base station (BS) including a first set of UE capability information. The UE sends at least a second UE capability information message to the BS subsequent to sending the first UE capability information message including a second set of UE capability information. The second set of UE capability information does not include one or more UE capabilities included in the first set of UE capability information. The BS receives the first and second UE capability information.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 14, 2018
    Date of Patent: January 26, 2021
    Assignee: QUALCOMM Incorporated
    Inventors: Arun Prasanth Balasubramanian, Aziz Gholmieh, Neha Goel, Shanshan Wang
  • Patent number: 10893453
    Abstract: Methods, systems, and devices for wireless communications are described. One method may include a wireless communications device determining an inter-modulation distortion value between simultaneous communications on a first configuration of a first radio access network and a second configuration of a second radio access network, and dynamically switching between a non-standalone mode and a standalone mode of operation, based on the inter-modulation distortion value and a quality of service requirement for the standalone mode. The wireless communications device may also provide for time division multiplexing communications on a first RAT and a second RAT wherein only the first or second RAT is active during a period of time, and wherein the first RAT is an anchor for the second RAT.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 7, 2018
    Date of Patent: January 12, 2021
    Assignee: QUALCOMM Incorporated
    Inventors: Francis Ngai, Yongsheng Shi, Reza Shahidi, Aziz Gholmieh, Leena Zacharias
  • Patent number: 10855409
    Abstract: Various aspects described herein relate to encoding or decoding a media access control (MAC) layer transport block having an enhanced MAC header format, a split and partial MAC header, and a MAC transport block design. A method, a computer-readable medium, and an apparatus are provided. The techniques described herein may apply to different communications technologies, including 5th Generation (5G) or New Radio (NR), wireless communications technology.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 13, 2017
    Date of Patent: December 1, 2020
    Assignee: QUALCOMM Incorporated
    Inventors: Aziz Gholmieh, Shailesh Maheshwari, Srinivasan Balasubramanian, Yue Yang, Leena Zacharias, Gang Xiao, Sitaramanjaneyulu Kanamarlapudi
  • Patent number: 10841833
    Abstract: A method and apparatus for receiving a notification of missing packets include receiving a set of data packets transmitted by a device and having a corresponding set of sequence numbers, identifying one or more data packets having corresponding sequence numbers that fall within the set of sequence numbers and are yet to be received, receiving an indication from the device that the one or more data packets will not be transmitted by the device, and processing the set of data packets without the one or more data packets in response to receiving the indication.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 10, 2017
    Date of Patent: November 17, 2020
    Assignee: QUALCOMM Incorporated
    Inventors: Aziz Gholmieh, Shailesh Maheshwari, Srinivasan Balasubramanian, Gang Xiao, Leena Zacharias, Yue Yang, Gavin Bernard Horn, Yu-Ting Yu, Bao Vinh Nguyen
  • Patent number: 10841203
    Abstract: An apparatus for receiving data over a communications link is provided. The apparatus includes a processing system configured to support a protocol stack comprising a first layer and a second layer. The processing system is configured to receive a plurality of data packets. Each of the data packets includes a first segment for processing at the first layer. Each of the first segments includes a first header and a first payload. Each of the first payloads includes a second segment having a second header and a second payload. The processing system is also configured to determine, at the first layer, whether to reorder the second segments for in-sequence delivery to the second layer based on information in one or more of the second headers or one or more configuration information from the processing system.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 8, 2016
    Date of Patent: November 17, 2020
    Assignee: QUALCOMM Incorporated
    Inventors: Feilu Liu, Aziz Gholmieh, Gavin Bernard Horn
  • Publication number: 20200351834
    Abstract: The disclosure relates to reduced signaling to carry out the linking between new radio (NR) carrier aggregation (CA) band combinations and NR band processing combinations (BPCs), and includes apparatus and methods of receiving, at a modem of a user equipment (UE), a UE configuration from a base station based on UE band combination constraint information, configuring the UE, by a processor of the UE, according to the UE configuration, and performing a communication with the base station, via the modem of the UE, according to the UE configuration. In an implementation, the disclosure includes transmitting the UE band combination constraint information, such as in the form of receiving a total number of layers supported in a CA band combination, and wherein receiving the UE configuration further comprises receiving a CA combination and a BPC configuration in response to the UE band combination constraint information.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 17, 2020
    Publication date: November 5, 2020
    Inventors: Aziz GHOLMIEH, Alexei Yurievitch GOROKHOV, Peter GAAL, Vishal MAHAJAN, Valentin Alexandru GHEORGHIU, Hari SANKAR, Masato KITAZOE