Patent Number: 7,714,783

Title: Method and system for analog beamforming in wireless communications

Abstract: A method and system for analog beamforming for wireless communication is provided. Such analog beamforming involves performing channel sounding to obtain channel sounding information, determining statistical channel information based on the channel sounding information, and determining analog beamforming coefficients based on the statistical channel information, for analog beamforming communication over multiple antennas.

Inventors: Niu; Huaning (Sunnyvale, CA), Xia; Pengfei (Mountain View, CA), Ngo; Chiu (San Franciso, CA)

Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

International Classification: H01Q 3/26 (20060101); H01Q 3/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 5/11/12018