08311545 is referenced by 7 patents and cites 14 patents.

The present invention discloses a method including: storing identification information or location information for a handover previously performed by a mobile system; estimating when the mobile system enters within a coverage area of a target femtocell; recognizing the coverage area based on the identification information or the location information; and scanning for the target femtocell prior to handover.

Title
Macro-to-femto cell reselection
Application Number
12/456987
Publication Number
8311545 (B2)
Application Date
June 24, 2009
Publication Date
November 13, 2012
Inventor
Muthaiah Venkatachalam
Beaverton
CA, US
Shilpa Talwar
Santa Clara
CA, US
Xiangying Yang
Portland
OR, US
Jing Zhu
Portland
OR, US
Agent
Joseph P Curtin
Kenneth J Cool
Cool Patent P C
Assignee
Intel Corporation
CA, US
IPC
H04W 36/34
H04W 36/00
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