Patents by Inventor Chris Hawinkel

Chris Hawinkel 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).

  • Publication number: 20190386790
    Abstract: The network system includes a network node and an end device. The network node is required to send a confirmation to the end device upon reception of a data packet of a first type and is not required to send a confirmation to the end device upon reception of a data packet of a second type. The method includes transmitting, by the end device, data packets of the first type in accordance with a duty cycle that is smaller than or equal to the first upper limit indicated by a first command packet received from the network node. The application further relates to a network node and an end device for use in a network system.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 22, 2017
    Publication date: December 19, 2019
    Applicant: Alcatel Lucent
    Inventors: Chris HAWINKEL, Zhe LOU
  • Publication number: 20160217141
    Abstract: Caching algorithms estimate the popularity (future request rate or re-use time) and base caching decision on popularity (future request rate or re-use time). Thereby the popularity (future request rate or re-use time) upon which the decisions are made, is not limited to the locally measured one, but a combination of all popularities of all storage means, where the weight of each is determined by social relations between users served by the different storage means.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 23, 2014
    Publication date: July 28, 2016
    Applicant: Alcatel Lucent
    Inventors: Danny De Vleeschauwer, Chris Hawinkel