Patent Number: 8,879,514

Title: Apparatus and method for detection of a dedicated control channel (DCCH)

Abstract: Apparatus and methods for wireless communication that includes measuring energy on a first path metric and second path metric, comparing the energy on the first path metric and second path metric to a predetermined threshold and determining if Dedicated Control Channel (DCCH) energy is present.

Inventors: Sambhwani; Sharad Deepak (San Diego, CA), Akkarakaran; Sony J. (Poway, CA), Kasturi; Nitin (Saratoga, CA), Maiya; Shashank V. (Santa Clara, CA), Zhang; Wei (Santa Clara, CA), Sripathi; Prashant Udupa (Santa Clara, CA)

Assignee: QUALCOMM Incorporated

International Classification: H04B 7/216 (20060101)

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