Patents by Inventor Juhyung Son

Juhyung Son 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: 10484222
    Abstract: A wireless communication terminal is disclosed. The wireless communication terminal includes a transceiver transmitting/receiving a wireless signal, and a processor controlling an operation of the wireless communication terminal. The transceiver obtains a signaling field from a physical frame including data to be transmitted from a base wireless communication terminal to each of a plurality of wireless communication terminals including the wireless communication terminal, and receives, from the physical frame based on the signaling field, the data having been transmitted from the base wireless communication terminal to the wireless communication terminal. The signaling field signals information about the plurality of wireless communication terminals. The base wireless communication terminal is any one wireless communication terminal different from the plurality of wireless communication terminals.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 14, 2015
    Date of Patent: November 19, 2019
    Assignees: WILUS INSTITUTE OF STANDARDS AND TECHNOLOGY INC., SK TELECOM CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Juhyung Son, Jinsam Kwak, Geonjung Ko
  • Publication number: 20190349777
    Abstract: A method, device, and system for receiving a downlink signal is provided. The method includes: detecting a Channel State Information Reference Signal (CSI-RS) in a time unit #n on an unlicensed band cell; verifying whether the CSI-RS is used for Discovery RS (DRS) using an initialization value of a CSI-RS sequence of the CSI-RS; and performing a Radio Resource Management (RRM) measurement when the CSI-RS is used for the DRS.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 29, 2019
    Publication date: November 14, 2019
    Applicant: WILUS INSTITUTE OF STANDARDS AND TECHNOLOGY INC.
    Inventors: Minseok Noh, Jinsam Kwak, Juhyung Son
  • Publication number: 20190349179
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a signaling method of a wireless LAN frame for multi-user transmission, and to a wireless communication terminal, and a wireless communication method using the same. To this end, provided are a wireless communication terminal, including: a transceiver; and a processor, wherein the processor is configured to: generate a frame including a first signal field and a second signal field, wherein the first signal field includes a bandwidth field indicating total bandwidth information in which the frame is transmitted, and the second signal field includes a resource allocation field indicating arrangement information of resource unit(s) in a frequency band through which the frame is transmitted, and transmit, by the transceiver, the generated frame and a wireless communication method using the same.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 23, 2019
    Publication date: November 14, 2019
    Inventors: Juhyung SON, Jinsam KWAK, Geonjung KO
  • Patent number: 10477589
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a wireless communication terminal and a wireless communication method for efficiently scheduling simultaneous uplink transmissions of a plurality of terminals. To this end, provided are a wireless communication terminal, the terminal including: a transceiver; and a processor, wherein the processor receives, through the transceiver, a trigger frame transmitted by a base wireless communication terminal, and performs a multi-user uplink transmission based on the received trigger frame, wherein the trigger frame includes a predetermined field indicating whether an additional trigger frame is present or not, and a wireless communication method using the same.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 14, 2017
    Date of Patent: November 12, 2019
    Assignees: WILUS INSTITUTE OF STANDARDS AND TECHNOLOGY INC., SK TELECOM CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Woojin Ahn, Yongho Kim, Jinsam Kwak, Juhyung Son
  • Publication number: 20190342789
    Abstract: Provided is a wireless communication terminal wirelessly communicating with a base wireless communication terminal. The wireless communication terminal comprises a transceiver and the processor. The processer receives, by using the transceiver, a wireless signal including a trigger frame from the base wireless communication terminal and transmits, by using the transceiver, buffer status information to the base wireless communication terminal based on the trigger frame. The buffer status information is included in a QoS control field which signals information on a QoS control of a MAC header.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 17, 2019
    Publication date: November 7, 2019
    Inventors: Yongho KIM, Jinsam Kwak, Juhyung Son
  • Patent number: 10470209
    Abstract: Disclosed are a method, an apparatus, and a system for adjusting a contention window size for performing channel access. In detail, the method includes: receiving a plurality of hybrid automatic repeat request acknowledgement (HARQ-ACK) responses for downlink channel(s) of the specific cell; generating a random number N (N?0) in a contention window size; and performing the downlink transmission in the specific cell after standing by for N slots while the specific cell is idle, wherein when a ratio of negative acknowledgement (NACK) among the plurality of HARQ-ACK responses is equal to or more than a reference value, the contention window size becomes larger than a previous value, and when the ratio of the NACK among the plurality of HARQ-ACK responses is less than the reference value, the contention window size is reset to a minimum value.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 16, 2018
    Date of Patent: November 5, 2019
    Assignee: WILUS INSTITUTE OF STANDARDS AND TECHNOLOGY INC.
    Inventors: Minseok Noh, Jinsam Kwak, Juhyung Son
  • Patent number: 10470212
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a method, an apparatus and a system for adjusting a contention window size for performing channel access.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 23, 2018
    Date of Patent: November 5, 2019
    Assignee: WILUS INSTITUTE OF STANDARDS AND TECHNOLOGY INC.
    Inventors: Minseok Noh, Jinsam Kwak, Juhyung Son
  • Publication number: 20190335487
    Abstract: Provided is a base wireless communication terminal that communicates with a Long Range (LR) wireless communication terminal supporting LR wireless communication. The base wireless communication terminal includes a transceiver and a processor. The processor is configured to set length information included in a non-LR preamble, which is a preamble for a non-LR wireless communication terminal that does not support LR wireless communication, to be longer than a length from a predetermined point in a Physical layer Protocol Data Unit (PPDU) to an end point of the PPDU, and transmits the PPDU including the non-LR preamble to the LR wireless communication terminal using the transceiver. In this case, the length information is information for indicating a length from a predetermined point in the PPDU to an end point of the PPDU.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 8, 2017
    Publication date: October 31, 2019
    Inventors: Juhyung SON, Jinsam KWAK, Bonho KOO, Kiwon KANG
  • Publication number: 20190334590
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a wireless communication method and a wireless communication terminal for signaling a multi-user packet. More specifically, provided are a wireless communication terminal including a communication unit; and a processor configured to process signals transmitted and received through the communication unit, wherein the processor receives, through the communication unit, a high efficiency multi-user PHY protocol data unit (HE MU PPDU), wherein a preamble of the HE MU PPDU includes high efficiency signal A field (HE-SIG-A) and high efficiency signal B field (HE-SIG-B), and decodes the received HE MU PPDU based on information obtained from the HE-SIG-A, wherein a configuration of the HE-SIG-B is identified based on information obtained from at least one subfield of the HE-SIG-A and a wireless communication method using the same.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 8, 2019
    Publication date: October 31, 2019
    Inventors: Juhyung SON, Jinsam KWAK, Geonjung KO, Woojin AHN
  • Publication number: 20190327771
    Abstract: Provided is a wireless communication terminal that wirelessly communicates. the wireless communication terminal includes: a transceiver for transmitting and receiving a wireless signal; and a processor for processing the wireless signal. The processor is configured to perform a transmission based on a transmission opportunity (TXOP) limit which is a maximum value of a TXOP, which is a time interval in which a wireless communication terminal has a right to initiate a frame exchange sequence in a wireless medium.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 4, 2019
    Publication date: October 24, 2019
    Inventors: Woojin AHN, Juhyung SON, Geonjung KO, Jinsam KWAK
  • Publication number: 20190319738
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a method for transmitting an aggregate MPDU and a response frame thereto and a wireless communication terminal using the same, and more particularly, to a wireless communication method and a wireless communication terminal for setting various formats of the aggregate MPDU and the response frame thereto and performing an efficient data communication by using the same.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 21, 2019
    Publication date: October 17, 2019
    Inventors: Woojin AHN, Juhyung SON, Geonjung KO, Jinsam KWAK
  • Publication number: 20190313466
    Abstract: Provided is a wireless communication terminal that wirelessly communicates with a base wireless communication terminal. The wireless communication terminal includes a transceiver, and a processor. The processor is configured to set an integer selected from a range of 0 to a value equal to or smaller than an OFDMA Contention Window (OCW) as a counter for random access, receive a trigger frame for triggering random access using one or more resource units (RUs) allocated for the random access from the base wireless communication terminal using the transceiver, decrement a value of the counter based on the one or more RUs allocated for the random access, randomly select one RU based on the one or more RUs allocated for the random access when the value of the counter is 0 or reaches 0, and attempt transmission to the base wireless communication terminal using the selected RU.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 25, 2019
    Publication date: October 10, 2019
    Inventors: Geonjung KO, Juhyung SON, Woojin AHN, Jinsam KWAK
  • Patent number: 10440745
    Abstract: Provided is a wireless communication terminal. The wireless communication terminal includes a transceiver and a processor. The processor performs a contention procedure based on a back-off counter, in each of a plurality of channel and accesses, by using the transceiver, at least one of the plurality of channels based on the contention procedure.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 9, 2017
    Date of Patent: October 8, 2019
    Assignees: WILUS INSTITUTE OF STANDARDS AND TECHNOLOGY INC., SK TELECOM CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Jinsoo Ahn, Yongho Kim, Jinsam Kwak, Juhyung Son
  • Publication number: 20190306920
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a channel access method for data transmission, and a wireless communication method and a wireless communication terminal using the same, and more particularly, to a wireless communication method and a wireless communication terminal for efficiently scheduling data transmissions of a plurality of terminals. To this end, provided are a wireless communication terminal comprising a processor and a transceiver, wherein the processor receives a trigger frame indicating an uplink multi-user transmission, and transmits an uplink multi-user PLCP protocol data unit (PPDU) in response to the received trigger frame, wherein the trigger frame and a non-legacy preamble of the uplink multi-user PPDU contains remaining transmission opportunity (TXOP) time information of a current TXOP and a wireless communication method using the same.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 29, 2016
    Publication date: October 3, 2019
    Inventors: Juhyung SON, Jinsam KWAK, Geonjung KO
  • Patent number: 10433181
    Abstract: Disclosed relates to a method, device, and system for performing downlink transmission. Specifically, the disclosed relates to a method including when the downlink signal includes a physical downlink shared channel (PDSCH) and a channel in the specific cell is sensed to be idle for a first predefined interval, wherein the processor performs backoff after the second predefined time in order to perform the downlink transmission, and when the downlink transmission includes a Discovery Reference Signal (DRS) and the channel in the specific cell is sensed to be idle for a second predefined interval, performing the downlink transmission immediately after the second predefined interval, and a device and system therefor.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 20, 2018
    Date of Patent: October 1, 2019
    Assignee: WILUS INSTITUTE OF STANDARDS AND TECHNOLOGY INC.
    Inventors: Jinsam Kwak, Juhyung Son, Geonjung Ko, Minseok Noh
  • Publication number: 20190293609
    Abstract: Systems and methods are described for determining a material of an object using sound. Exemplary methods employ a head-mounted display (HMD). In an embodiment, the method includes determining, using a depth camera function of the HMD, a distance to an object; emitting, using a speaker of the AR HMD, a generated sound signal; and responsive to emitting the sound signal, detecting a reflected sound signal. Relative to the emitted sound signal, the HMD determines attenuation levels for a temporal portion of the reflected sound signal for at least two frequency ranges of the reflected sound signal, the temporal portion of the reflected sound signal corresponding to a computed round-trip travel time of the sound signal traveling the determined distance to and from the object. Based upon the determined attenuation levels, the determines a material corresponding to the attenuation levels.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 8, 2017
    Publication date: September 26, 2019
    Inventors: Hyun Oh Oh, Jin Sam Kwak, JuHyung SON
  • Publication number: 20190288892
    Abstract: Provided is a base wireless communication terminal. The base wireless communication terminal includes a transceiver and a processor. The processor is configured to transmit a mixed Physical Layer Protocol Data Unit (PPDU) including both data for a Long Range (LR) wireless communication terminal and data for a non-LR wireless communication terminal to the LR wireless communication terminal and the non-LR wireless communication terminal using the transceiver. The LR PPDU including only the data for the LR wireless communication terminal has a narrower bandwidth than a bandwidth of the non-LR PPDU including only the data for the non-LR wireless communication terminal.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 7, 2017
    Publication date: September 19, 2019
    Inventors: Juhyung SON, JiNSAM KWAK, Bonho KOO, Kiwon KANG
  • Patent number: 10412593
    Abstract: A method, device, and system for receiving a downlink signal is provided. The method includes: detecting a Channel State Information Reference Signal (CSI-RS) in a time unit #n on an unlicensed band cell; verifying whether the CSI-RS is used for Discovery RS (DRS) using an initialization value of a CSI-RS sequence of the CSI-RS; and performing a Radio Resource Management (RRM) measurement when the CSI-RS is used for the DRS. The CSI-RS is used for the DRS when an index of the time unit #n is not used for the initialization value of the CSI-RS sequence.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 1, 2018
    Date of Patent: September 10, 2019
    Assignee: WILUS INSTITUTE OF STANDARDS AND TECHNOLOGY INC.
    Inventors: Minseok Noh, Jinsam Kwak, Juhyung Son
  • Patent number: 10412621
    Abstract: Provided is a wireless communication terminal wirelessly communicating with a base wireless communication terminal. The wireless communication terminal comprises a transceiver and the processor. The processer receives, by using the transceiver, a wireless signal including a trigger frame from the base wireless communication terminal and transmits, by using the transceiver, buffer status information to the base wireless communication terminal based on the trigger frame. The buffer status information is included in a QoS control field which signals information on a QoS control of a MAC header.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 9, 2017
    Date of Patent: September 10, 2019
    Assignees: WILUS INSTITUTE OF STANDARDS AND TECHNOLOGY INC., SK TELECOM CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Yongho Kim, Jinsam Kwak, Juhyung Son
  • Patent number: 10411870
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a signaling method of a wireless LAN frame for multi-user transmission, and to a wireless communication terminal, and a wireless communication method using the same. To this end, provided are a wireless communication terminal, including: a transceiver; and a processor, wherein the processor is configured to: generate a frame including a first signal field and a second signal field, wherein the first signal field includes a bandwidth field indicating total bandwidth information in which the frame is transmitted, and the second signal field includes a resource allocation field indicating arrangement information of resource unit(s) in a frequency band through which the frame is transmitted, and transmit, by the transceiver, the generated frame and a wireless communication method using the same.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 15, 2017
    Date of Patent: September 10, 2019
    Assignees: WILUS INSTITUTE OF STANDARDS AND TECHNOLOGY INC., SK TELECOM CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Juhyung Son, Jinsam Kwak, Geonjung Ko