Patent Number: 8,798,125

Title: Phase tracking in communications systems

Abstract: The present invention includes a method of determining a phase estimate for an input signal having pilot symbols. The method includes receiving a plurality of pilot symbols, and then multiplying two or more pilot symbol slots by corresponding correlator coefficients to correct a phase estimate of the input signal.

Inventors: Yu; Tommy (Orange, CA), Hundhausen; Amy Gayle (Laguna Beach, CA)

Assignee: Broadcom Corporation

International Classification: H04B 3/46 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 8/05/12018