Patent Number: 8,576,902

Title: Receiving device and method, demodulating device and method, and program

Abstract: The present disclosure provides a receiving device including, a receiver configured to receive a signal that is transmitted via a propagation path and is modulated by a predetermined system prescribed by a predetermined standard, a demodulator configured to demodulate a received signal, an estimator configured to estimate a signal-to-noise ratio relating to the propagation path, obtained from a data signal included in the demodulated received signal, and a corrector configured to correct an estimated signal-to-noise ratio in accordance with a transmission parameter obtained from the received signal.

Inventors: Maruyama; Hirofumi (Tokyo, JP), Hasegawa; Ryo (Tokyo, JP), Takaoka; Katsumi (Chiba, JP)

Assignee: Sony Corporation

International Classification: H04B 3/46 (20060101); H04B 17/00 (20060101); H04Q 1/20 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 1/05/12017