Patents by Inventor Yeong Hyeon Kwon

Yeong Hyeon Kwon 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: 20170257197
    Abstract: A method for transmitting an aperiodic sounding reference signal (SRS) to a base station by a user equipment (UE) in a wireless communication system, the method includes receiving, from the base station, an uplink grant or a downlink grant, with an indicator indicating a transmission of the aperiodic SRS; and transmitting, to the base station, the aperiodic SRS in a first uplink subframe; wherein the first uplink subframe is a subframe firstly configured after a second uplink subframe for the aperiodic SRS, wherein, if the uplink grant is received, the second uplink subframe is a subframe in which an uplink data signal scheduled by the uplink grant is transmitted, wherein, if the downlink grant is received, the second uplink subframe is a subframe in which an uplink control signal corresponding to the downlink grant is transmitted.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 11, 2017
    Publication date: September 7, 2017
    Applicant: LG ELECTRONICS INC.
    Inventors: Min Seok NOH, Jae Hoon CHUNG, Yeong Hyeon KWON, Seung Hee HAN, Moon Il LEE
  • Publication number: 20170251477
    Abstract: Embodiments of the present invention are directed to a method and apparatus for transmitting and receiving a control signal (for example, PDCCH signal) in an asymmetric multicarrier environment. The method for transmitting a control signal for an asymmetric multicarrier in a wireless connection system according to one embodiment of the present invention comprises: determining the size of a carrier indicator field (CIF) indicating a downlink component carrier (DL CC) by which downlink data is transmitted, on the basis of a maximum value of the number of DL CCs and of the number of uplink component carriers (UL CCs) being managed in a base station; transmitting the CIF on a 1st DL CC to a terminal through a physical downlink control channel (PDCCH); and transmitting downlink data on a 2nd DL CC indicated by the CIF to the terminal through a physical downlink shared channel (PDSCH).
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 12, 2017
    Publication date: August 31, 2017
    Inventors: Jae Hoon CHUNG, So Yeon KIM, Sungho MOON, Seunghee HAN, Yeong Hyeon KWON
  • Patent number: 9750054
    Abstract: A base station transmits a random access response in response to a random access request (random access preamble) of a user equipment. The random access response includes information about a time when the random access request is transmitted and sequence number information of the random access request (random access preamble). The user equipment checks whether the received random access response is the response of the random access request transmitted by the user equipment, using the information about the time when the random access request is transmitted and the sequence number information included in the received random access response.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 14, 2016
    Date of Patent: August 29, 2017
    Assignee: GOLDPEAK INNOVATIONS INC
    Inventors: Min Seok Noh, Yeong Hyeon Kwon, Jin Sam Kwak, Dong Cheol Kim, Sung Ho Moon, Seung Hee Han, Hyun Woo Lee, Dragan Vujcic
  • Patent number: 9750009
    Abstract: A method of allocating control information in a wireless communication system is provided. The method includes: allocating essential control information of a first system to a first sub-frame in a frame including a plurality of sub-frames each of which comprises a plurality of orthogonal frequency-division multiplexing (OFDM) symbols; and allocating essential control information of a second system to an nth sub-frame in a fixed position from the first sub-frame (where n is an integer satisfying n>1). Accordingly, in a frame supporting heterogeneous systems, essential control information can be fixedly allocated to a specific position while maintaining the number of system switching points, at which switching occurs between the systems, to one even if a radio resource allocation amount changes between the systems, and thus the essential control information that must be received by all user equipments can be effectively provided without the increase of overhead.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 28, 2016
    Date of Patent: August 29, 2017
    Assignee: LG ELECTRONICS INC.
    Inventors: Sung Ho Moon, Minseok Noh, Yeong Hyeon Kwon, Jin Sam Kwak, Dong Cheol Kim, Seung Hee Han, Hyun Woo Lee
  • Patent number: 9742545
    Abstract: A method is provided for generating Acknowledgement/Negative Acknowledgement (ACK/NACK) information at a user equipment in a wireless communication system. The user equipment receives a plurality of codewords corresponding to data blocks through a plurality of downlink carriers from a base station, wherein each of the plurality of downlink carriers carries one or more codewords. The user equipment generates the ACK/NACK information by concatenating ACK/NACK bits corresponding to the plurality of codewords. When a corresponding downlink carrier carries two or more codewords, the ACK/NACK bits corresponding to the two or more codewords associated with the corresponding downlink carrier are concatenated in accordance with an index order of a corresponding data block. The ACK/NACK bits concatenated in accordance with the index order of the corresponding data block associated with each of the downlink carriers are concatenated again in accordance with an index order of a corresponding downlink carrier.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 21, 2016
    Date of Patent: August 22, 2017
    Assignee: LG ELECTRONICS INC.
    Inventors: Yeong Hyeon Kwon, Jae Hoon Chung, Seung Hee Han, So Yeon Kim
  • Patent number: 9736880
    Abstract: A method of activating or deactivating frequency resources at a terminal configured with a primary frequency resource and one or more non-primary frequency resources in a wireless communication system, and the terminal are discussed. The method according to one embodiment includes receiving a medium access control (MAC) signal for activating the one or more non-primary frequency resources; activating the one or more non-primary frequency resources; and deactivating the one or more non-primary frequency resources on expiry of a specific time period configured by radio resource control (RRC) signaling, the specific time period being for which of the one or more non-primary frequency resources are activated.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 29, 2015
    Date of Patent: August 15, 2017
    Assignee: LG ELECTRONICS INC.
    Inventors: Yeong Hyeon Kwon, So Yeon Kim, Sung Ho Moon, Jae Hoon Chung, Seung Hee Han
  • Patent number: 9736805
    Abstract: A method of performing cell search includes receiving a primary synchronization signal (PSS) comprising a primary synchronization code (PSC) and receiving a secondary synchronization signal (SSS) comprising a first secondary synchronization code (SSC) and a second SSC, wherein the SSS includes a first SSS and a second SSS, the first SSC and the second SSC are arranged in that order in the first SSS, and the second SSC and the first SSC are arranged in that order in the second SSS. Detection performance on synchronization signals can be improved, and cell search can be performed more reliably.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 3, 2015
    Date of Patent: August 15, 2017
    Assignee: LG Electronics Inc.
    Inventors: Seung Hee Han, Min Seok Noh, Yeong Hyeon Kwon, Hyun Woo Lee, Dong Cheol Kim, Jin Sam Kwak
  • Publication number: 20170230966
    Abstract: According to one embodiment, a method for transmitting, by a user equipment (UE), information in a wireless communication system includes: determining a first information sequence based on a first cyclically shifted base sequence and a first orthogonal sequence by using a first physical uplink control channel (PUCCH) resource for a first antenna, wherein the first PUCCH resource is obtained based on a channel control element (CCE) index related to a physical downlink control channel (PDCCH) and a parameter configured by a higher layer; determining a second information sequence based on a second cyclically shifted base sequence and a second orthogonal sequence by using a second PUCCH resource for a second antenna, wherein the second PUCCH resource is obtained by adding an offset to the first PUCCH resource; transmitting the first information sequence via the first antenna; and transmitting the second information sequence via the second antenna.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 27, 2017
    Publication date: August 10, 2017
    Applicant: LG ELECTRONICS INC.
    Inventors: Seung Hee HAN, Sung Ho MOON, Hyun Soo KO, Jae Hoon CHUNG, Moon Il LEE, Yeong Hyeon KWON
  • Patent number: 9729290
    Abstract: Provided is a method for transmitting, by a user equipment (UE), a demodulation reference signal (DMRS) for a physical uplink shared channel (PUSCH) in a wireless communication system. A terminal receives a cyclic shift field, which indicates a first value and a second value, through a physical downlink control channel (PDCCH) from a base station, generates a first DMRS sequence and a second DMRS sequence, which are associated with a first layer and a second layer respectively, by using a first cyclic shift and a second cyclic shift, respectively, which are determined based on the first value and the second value respectively, and transmits the first DMRS sequence and the second DMRS sequence to the base station. Furthermore, the first value and the second value are separated by a maximum value corresponding to a total number of possible cyclic shifts.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 16, 2015
    Date of Patent: August 8, 2017
    Assignee: LG ELECTRONICS INC.
    Inventors: Min Seok Noh, Jae Hoon Chung, Yeong Hyeon Kwon, Hyun Soo Ko, Seung Hee Han, Moon Il Lee
  • Patent number: 9729288
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a method for generating an uplink reference signal in a system supporting plural uplink-access transmission modes. The method comprises: a step for transmitting the reference signal configuration information about the configuration of a reference signal from a base station to a user device through an uplink grant PDCCH (Physical Downlink Control Channel), and a step for receiving from the user device a sub-frame including the reference signal that is generated based on the reference signal configuration information. The reference signal configuration information is prepared for plural uplink access transmission modes and includes a cyclic shift value for the sequence of the reference signal. The reference signal is supposed to be transmitted to an uplink, and the user device is set up to be operated in the uplink-access transmission mode that corresponding to the reference signal configuration information.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 10, 2013
    Date of Patent: August 8, 2017
    Assignee: LG Electronics Inc.
    Inventors: Jae Hoon Chung, So Yeon Kim, Yeong Hyeon Kwon, Hyun Soo Ko, Seung Hee Han, Moon Il Lee
  • Publication number: 20170222779
    Abstract: A method and apparatus for requesting uplink resources in a wireless communication system is provided. A user equipment determines whether a scheduling request for requesting uplink resources is triggered. If the scheduling request is triggered, the user equipment transmits a first set of frequency domain sequences and a second set of frequency domain sequences in a subframe.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 14, 2017
    Publication date: August 3, 2017
    Inventors: Yeong Hyeon KWON, Seung Hee Han, Hyun Woo Lee, Jae Hoon Chung, Jin Sam Kwak, Dong Cheol Kim, Min Seok Noh
  • Patent number: 9722751
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a method and device for monitoring the control channel in a multicarrier system. Each of a plurality of sub-search spaces corresponds to each of a plurality of scheduled component carriers. The terminal monitors a downlink control channel for a scheduled component carrier corresponding to each of the plurality of sub-search spaces. Each of the plurality of sub-search spaces is defined displaced to the extent that they are offset from each other.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 14, 2010
    Date of Patent: August 1, 2017
    Assignee: LG Electronics Inc.
    Inventors: So Yeon Kim, Sung Ho Moon, Jae Hoon Chung, Yeong Hyeon Kwon, Han Gyu Cho
  • Publication number: 20170208586
    Abstract: A method of transmitting control signals in a wireless communication system includes multiplexing a first control signal with a second control signal in a slot, the slot comprising a plurality of orthogonal frequency division multiplexing (OFDM) symbols in time domain, the plurality of OFDM symbols being divided into a plurality of data OFDM symbols and a plurality of reference signal (RS) OFDM symbols, wherein the first control signal is mapped to the plurality of data OFDM symbols after the first control signal is spread by a base sequence in the frequency domain, the RS is mapped to the plurality of RS OFDM symbols, the second control signal is mapped to at least one of the plurality of RS OFDM symbols, and transmitting the first control signal and the second control signal in the slot.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 5, 2017
    Publication date: July 20, 2017
    Inventors: Jin Sam KWAK, Seung Hee HAN, Min Seok NOH, Yeong Hyeon KWON, Hyun Woo LEE, Dong Cheol KIM
  • Patent number: 9713139
    Abstract: A method is provided for transmitting, by a base station, signals in a communication system. Carrier aggregation configuration information is transmitted to a mobile station via a primary carrier band of the mobile station. The carrier aggregation configuration information informs the mobile station of a subsidiary carrier band for the mobile station. Uplink control information for the subsidiary carrier band is received from the mobile station via the primary carrier band. The carrier aggregation configuration information includes a physical identification of a frequency allocation band used as the subsidiary carrier band and a logical identification assigned to the subsidiary carrier band for the mobile station. The physical identification includes one of plural absolute frequency band indexes assigned to frequency allocation bands available in the communication system. The logical identification includes a logical index assigned to the subsidiary carrier band identifying the subsidiary carrier band.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 2, 2016
    Date of Patent: July 18, 2017
    Assignee: LG Electronics Inc.
    Inventors: Seung Hee Han, Min Seok Noh, Jin Sam Kwak, Yeong Hyeon Kwon, Hyun Woo Lee, Dong Cheol Kim, Sung Ho Moon
  • Patent number: 9713172
    Abstract: A terminal random access procedure is improved by allowing a mobile terminal to correctly map signature indexes onto cyclic shifted Zadoff-Chu (ZC) sequences when the deployed cells support a high-speed mobility by informing a mobile terminal whether a cell supports high-speed mobility.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 9, 2017
    Date of Patent: July 18, 2017
    Assignee: LG ELECTRONICS INC.
    Inventors: Dragan Vujcic, Yeong Hyeon Kwon
  • Patent number: 9706531
    Abstract: A symbol mapping method for repetition coding is disclosed. The symbol mapping method comprises performing repetition coding on codeword to output repeated codeword symbols, and mapping the repeated codeword symbols with subcarriers located in different localized resource blocks. According to the embodiments of the present invention, it is possible to obtain maximum reliability in a receiving side by mapping codeword bits with subcarriers to reduce the number of bits having low reliability when a transmitting side uses repetition coding. Also, it is possible to improve decoding throughput and obtain channel diversity.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 2, 2016
    Date of Patent: July 11, 2017
    Assignee: OPTIS CELLULAR TECHNOLOGY, LLC
    Inventors: Yeong Hyeon Kwon, Seung Hee Han, Hyun Woo Lee, Sung Ho Moon, Jin Sam Kwak, Dong Cheol Kim, Min Seok Noh
  • Patent number: 9705624
    Abstract: Disclosed is a data transmission method in a mobile communication system. The data transmission method through a code sequence in a mobile communication system includes grouping input data streams into a plurality of blocks consisting of at least one bit so as to map each block to a corresponding signature sequence, multiplying a signature sequence stream, to which the plurality of blocks are mapped, by a specific code sequence, and transmitting the signature sequence stream multiplied by the specific code sequence to a receiver.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 12, 2017
    Date of Patent: July 11, 2017
    Assignee: EVOLVED WIRELESS LLC
    Inventors: Yeong Hyeon Kwon, Seung Hee Han, Hyun Hwa Park, Dong Cheol Kim, Hyun Woo Lee, Min Seok Noh
  • Patent number: 9705719
    Abstract: Provided are a method and an apparatus for transmitting a positioning reference signal (PRS) in a wireless communication system. A terminal obtains positioning subframe configuration information to determine at least one positioning subframe among a plurality of downlink subframes in a wireless frame, obtains downlink subframe configuration information to determine the type of each downlink subframe in the wireless frame, receives PRSs in at least one positioning subframe from a plurality of cells, and reports measured time differences between the PRSs received from the plurality of the cells. The type of each downlink subframe of the wireless frame is classified into a 1st type subframe and a 2nd type subframe, and the type of at least one positioning subframe is either the 1st type subframe or the 2nd type subframe. In addition, the PRSs are mapped into at least one positioning subframe on the basis of a single PRS pattern.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 23, 2015
    Date of Patent: July 11, 2017
    Assignee: LG ELECTRONICS INC.
    Inventors: Seung Hee Han, Dae Won Lee, Yeong Hyeon Kwon
  • Patent number: 9692575
    Abstract: A method and a base station for receiving uplink control signals in a wireless communication system are described. The base station receives a first uplink control channel in a mixed resource block from a first user equipment. The mixed resource block includes a plurality of subcarriers. The base station receives a second uplink control channel in the mixed resource block from a second user equipment. The first uplink control channel is identified by a first cyclic shift value. The second uplink control channel is identified by a second cyclic shift value that is different from the first cyclic shift value. The first uplink control channel carries a Hybrid Automatic Repeat Request (HARQ) acknowledgement/negative acknowledgement (ACK/NACK) of the first user equipment. The second uplink control channel carries a channel quality indicator (CQI) for the second user equipment and a HARQ ACK/NACK of the second user equipment.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 10, 2014
    Date of Patent: June 27, 2017
    Assignee: LG Electronics Inc.
    Inventors: Jin Sam Kwak, Seung Hee Han, Min Seok Noh, Yeong Hyeon Kwon, Hyun Woo Lee, Dong Cheol Kim
  • Patent number: 9693290
    Abstract: A method for a terminal to communicate with a network using a plurality of frequency band cells, and the terminal for performing the method are discussed. The method according to one embodiment includes acquiring frequency bands information on which of frequency bands measurement can be performed and on which of the frequency bands measurement cannot be performed. The frequency bands information is acquired from outside of the terminal. The method according to the embodiment further includes performing measurement on the frequency bands on which measurement can be performed based on the frequency bands information; acquiring measurement result information on the plurality of frequency band cells based on the measurement; and communicating data with a network on the plurality of frequency band cells considering the measurement result information.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 5, 2015
    Date of Patent: June 27, 2017
    Assignee: LG ELECTRONICS INC.
    Inventors: Yeong Hyeon Kwon, Seung Hee Han, Hyun Hwa Park, Dong Cheol Kim, Hyun Woo Lee, Min Seok Noh, Ae Ran Youn