Patent Number: 8,879,434

Title: Wireless communication apparatus and method

Abstract: According to one embodiment, a wireless communication apparatus includes a calculator and a controller. The calculator multiplies a first weighting factor by a first data signal to be transmitted on a first channel, the first weighting factor is based on a second weighting factor multiplied by a second data signal received on the first channel. The controller controls a transmission to transmit to a destination device a control signal if the first data signal transmitted to the partner device exists, and no second data signal to be transmitted on the first channel exists in the device.

Inventors: Aoki; Tsuguhide (Kawasaki, JP), Tanabe; Yasuhiko (Kawasaki, JP)

Assignee: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

International Classification: H04W 72/04 (20090101)

Expiration Date: 2019-11-04 0:00:00