Patent Number: 7,787,410

Title: Communication within a wireless network using multiple signal transmission powers

Abstract: A new communication protocol based on a new physical interference model, and apparatuses and systems for implementing such protocols are described herein. The new communication protocol may be a new medium access control (MAC) protocol for a wireless network that uses different signal transmission powers for transmitting and receiving various MAC protocol packets.

Inventors: Ding; Gang (Lafayette, IN), Rungta; Sanjay (Phoenix, AZ)

Assignee: Intel Corporation

International Classification: H04B 7/185 (20060101); H04B 7/212 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 8/31/12018