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Manjunath Anandarama Krishnam, Srinivas Katar, Bradley Robert Lynch, Lawrence Winston Yonge III, Ehab Tahir: Managing distributed access to a shared medium. QUALCOMM Incorporated, DeLizio Gilliam PLLC, July 23, 2013: US08493995 (7 worldwide citation)

Communicating between stations in a network is described. A plurality of stations coordinate according to a distributed protocol to select a first station to transmit over a shared medium. The communication includes transmitting between the first station and a second station over the shared medium d ...


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Lawrence Winston Yonge III, Srinivas Katar, Manjunath Anandarama Krishnam: Path selection for routing traffic in a network. QUALCOMM Incorporated, DeLizio Gilliam PLLC, January 6, 2015: US08930572 (5 worldwide citation)

Methods, systems, and apparatuses are described for communicating among stations in a network. A station in the network can determine costs between that station and a headend through a number of other stations. The station can select a low cost path from among the possible paths. Cost data from the ...


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James Gerard Zyren, Srinivas Katar, Manjunath Anandarama Krishnam, Lawrence Winston Yonge III: Establishing a power charging association on a powerline network. QUALCOMM Incorporated, DeLizio Law PLLC, September 13, 2016: US09445361 (5 worldwide citation)

A first client may establish a power charging association with one of a plurality of service agents over a network. The first client transmits a first signal via a first attachment point of a powerline network, the first signal associated with requesting the power charging association. The first cli ...


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Lawrence Winston Yonge III, Srinivas Katar, Manjunath Anandarama Krishnam: Channel reuse in communication systems. QUALCOMM Incorporated, DeLizio Gilliam PLLC, July 30, 2013: US08498579 (3 worldwide citation)

Disclosed are systems and methods for communicating among stations coupled to a communication medium by receiving signals from a plurality of the stations, determining signal strength values for each of the received signals based on at least a portion of the signal, and based on the signal strength ...


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Hassan Afkhami, Purva R Rajkotia, Manjunath Anandarama Krishnam: Rate adaptation for data communication. QUALCOMM Incorporated, DeLizio Gilliam PLLC, April 14, 2015: US09008159 (2 worldwide citation)

In some embodiments, a method includes receiving, at a receiver of a first device via a channel of a communication medium, multiple data transmissions. Each data transmission of the multiple data transmissions has a guard interval of multiple guard intervals, wherein the multiple guard intervals hav ...


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Srinivas Katar, Lawrence Winston Yonge III, Manjunath Anandarama Krishnam, Bradley Robert Lynch, Ehab Tahir: Managing distributed access to a shared medium. QUALCOMM Incorporated, DeLizio Law PLLC, August 9, 2016: US09413688 (1 worldwide citation)

A method includes determining that a first station has been allocated a first time period to transmit over a shared medium in a network. The method includes transmitting, from the first station to a second station over the shared medium during the first time period, wherein stations other than the f ...


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Lawrence Winston Yonge III, Srinivas Katar, Manjunath Anandarama Krishnam: Contention groups for hidden nodes. QUALCOMM Incorporated, DeLizio Law PLLC, September 29, 2015: US09148385 (1 worldwide citation)

Communicating among stations in a network includes, from each of multiple stations in the network, transmitting information indicating which other stations from which that station is able to reliably receive transmissions. A schedule for communicating among the stations is determined based on the in ...


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Anand Krishnamachari, Manjunath Anandarama Krishnam, Syed Adil Hussain, Purva Rameshchandra Rajkotia, Hassan Kaywan Afkhami: Switching signal polarity of a network device plug for use in a powerline communication network. QUALCOMM Incorporated, DeLizio Law PLLC, January 31, 2017: US09559752 (1 worldwide citation)

A network device may include a plug that couples with a socket to couple the network device to a PLC network. A position of the plug may be interchanged when the plug is coupled with the socket. In one example, the network device may determine a coupling orientation of the plug that indicates the po ...


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Srinivas Katar, Lawrence W Yonge III, Manjunath Anandarama Krishnam: Power save proxy in communication networks. QUALCOMM Incorporated, DeLizio Law PLLC, October 6, 2015: US09154312 (1 worldwide citation)

Power save proxy functionality can be implemented to enable power save devices to switch to a power save mode and still receive communications from legacy communication devices. A first communication device determines that a second communication device is in a power save mode. The first communicatio ...


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Arun Avudainayagam, Treina Cresse, Manjunath Anandarama Krishnam, Ehab Tahir: Estimating tone maps in a communication network. QUALCOMM Incorporated, DeLizio Law PLLC, February 9, 2016: US09258093 (1 worldwide citation)

A network device may be configured to iteratively modify an initial tone map for each communication region of a powerline cycle to minimize the time before application data can be transmitted. A first network device estimates an initial tone map for each communication region based, at least in part, ...