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Dae Young Kim, M Vedat Eyuboglu, Pierre A Humblet: Multi-user communication of voice and data. Airvana, Fish & Richardson P C, March 23, 2004: US06711144 (115 worldwide citation)

Data is sent in some time slots of a forward link from a base station to at least one remote station in a wireless communication system, and voice information is sent from the base station to the at least one remote station in some other time slots of the forward link, the data being sent in a time ...


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Firas Abi Nassif, Dae Young Kim, Pierre A Humblet, M Vedat Eyuboglu: Communication of digital data over a wireless transmission medium. Airvana, Fish & Richardson P C, October 2, 2007: US07277446 (106 worldwide citation)

Data packets are received at a communications node. Each of the received data packets is associated with one of a set of different service classes. Packets corresponding to the received data packets are transmitted to recipients. The order in which the data packets are transmitted is controlled base ...


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Pierre A Humblet: Communication system for sending an identical routing tree to all connected nodes to establish a shortest route and transmitting messages thereafter. Codex Corporation, January 22, 1991: US04987536 (86 worldwide citation)

The communications network includes a plurality of interconnected nodes and communication links between nodes. Computing apparatus in provided for determining a shortest path from a starting node to a destination node. The computing apparatus is adapted so that each node forms a routing tree having ...


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Michael G Hluchyj, Pierre A Humblet, Whay C Lee: System and method for call-by-call source routing with rule-based fallbacks. Codex Corporation, Darleen J Stockley, March 28, 1995: US05402478 (67 worldwide citation)

A fallback strategy for a system (700) and method (200) is provided for rerouting a call that fails to be established utilizing a first set of constraints in a communication network system. This strategy enables the communication network system to utilize a look-around-first type of preemption that ...


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Michael G Hluchyj, Amit Bhargava, Pierre A Humblet: Method for allocating internodal link bandwidth in a packet oriented communication network to guarantee delay quality-of-service. Motorola, Darleen J Stockley, July 11, 1995: US05432790 (40 worldwide citation)

A device and method allocate bandwidth on internodal links in a communiation network such that worst case maximum delays and worst case average delays in a packet oriented network are guaranteed while providing statistical gains in maintaining predetermined end-to-end delay QOS objectives for differ ...


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Javier Morales, Whay C Lee, Michael G Hluchyj, Pierre A Humblet: Software overload control method. Motorola, J Ray Wood, August 8, 1995: US05440741 (31 worldwide citation)

A mechanism and method control software overloads in a communication network system to preserve the throughput capacity of the system in a simple and efficient manner. System load is regulated by accepting, deferring or rejecting work that the system is requested to perform. The criteria used to acc ...


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Donald F Bowen, Pierre A Humblet, Franklin F Tong: Addressable wedge etalon filter. International Business Machines Corporation, Ratner & Prestia, July 7, 1992: US05128798 (29 worldwide citation)

Apparatus is described for achieving wavelength selection. Furthermore, the apparatus exhibits very high wavelength resolution, stable operation and rapid returning. A bundle of multi-wavelength light, entering the device, is acoustooptically deflected. This is done by driving two orthogonal acousti ...


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M Vedat Eyuboglu, Arthur J Barabell, Pierre A Humblet: System and device for, and method of, detecting, characterizing, and mitigating deterministic distortion in a communications network. Motorola, Jeffrey T Klayman, February 23, 1999: US05875229 (29 worldwide citation)

A system and device for, and method of, detecting, characterizing, and mitigating deterministic distortion in a communication system. An exemplary communication system includes a digital adaptor for sending octets on to a backbone of a PSTN, which then sends, and potentially distorts the octets, rec ...


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Pierre A Humblet, Bruce D Miller, Raj Shanmugaraj, Steven Sherry, Peter B Beaulieu, Michael W Fortuna, Michael C Yip, William Abraham: Method and system for path protection in a communications network. Alcatel Communications, Hamilton Brook Smith & Reynolds PC, Jessica W Smith, V Lawrence Sewell, January 31, 2006: US06992978 (28 worldwide citation)

A system and method for fast and reliable failure notification and accelerated switchover for path protection in a communications network having several overlapping areas of nodes interconnected by communications links is described. Upon a failure event involving one of the communications links, a f ...


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Pierre A Humblet, Michael G Hluchyj, Whay Chiou Lee, Robert Constantin: Method and system for minimizing redundant topology updates using a black-out timer. Motorola, Darleen J Stockley, September 23, 1997: US05671357 (25 worldwide citation)

The method and system implement a black-out timer to schedule intermediate network topology updates in coordination with a predetermined periodic network topology update timer to minimize redundant topology updates. Topology update scheduling in accordance with the present invention provides a signi ...