Patent Number: 8,792,469

Title: Coding a control message with determined data code block repetition

Abstract: A method for coding control data with user data repetition is disclosed. Bits in user data may be removed. Bits in control data may be repeated to increase a number of bits in the control data. A number of bits in the user data that is the same as the number of bits in the control data may be copied. The copied user data bits may be added to the control data. The user data and the control data may be multiplexed.

Inventors: Yin; Zhanping (Vancouver, WA), Kowalski; John M. (Camas, WA), Zheng; Lizhong (Canton, MA)

Assignee: Sharp Laboratories of America, Inc.

International Classification: H04J 3/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 7/29/12018