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Ji Hae Yea, Scot D Gordon, Martin J Feuerstein, Jun Liu: Dynamic and self-optimizing smart network. Kathrein Werke KG, Fulbright & Jaworski, December 7, 2004: US06829491 (80 worldwide citation)

A communication network is dynamically optimized using network operation metrics, such as may be acquired from a network controller such as a mobile switching center, to achieve network performance goals. Operational parameter adjustments, associated with a particular network resource and correspond ...


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Scot D Gordon, Ji Hae Yea, Martin J Feuerstein, Jun Liu: System and method for dynamically adjusting cell sectorization. Kathrein Werke KG, Fulbright & Jaworski, August 30, 2005: US06937863 (34 worldwide citation)

The invention discloses a system and method which quantifies the traffic or load on a particular sector of a mobile communication cell site. The traffic quantification or load metric is preferably used to compare the load of each of the cell site's sectors. When the difference between load among the ...


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Douglas O Reudink, Mark D Reudink, Thomas W Hammond, Scot D Gordon, Sheldon K Meredith, Curtis F McClive: System and method for improved trunking efficiency through sector overlap. Metawave Communications Corporation, Fulbright & Jaworski L, March 6, 2001: US06198435 (18 worldwide citation)

A system and method are disclosed for improving trunking efficiency of a sectored cell by providing overlapping sectors. The disclosed invention teaches the use of multiple narrow beams composited to form a radiation pattern. Signals associated with each such narrow beam may be provided to inputs of ...


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Shimon B Scherzer, Gary A Martek, Scot D Gordon: Co-located antenna array for passive beam forming. Kathrein Werke KG, Fulbright & Jaworski, October 18, 2005: US06956537 (7 worldwide citation)

Disclosed is an integrated antenna array comprising a plurality of interleaved sub-arrays separately controllable and responding to either the same or separate frequency bands. Both arrays operate with substantially the same phase center and substantially within the same effective aperture. The firs ...


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Shimon B Scherzer, Scot D Gordon, Gary A Martek, Deepa Ramakrishna: Shapable antenna beams for cellular networks. Kathrein Werke KG, Fulbright & Jaworski, April 18, 2006: US07031754 (4 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods are disclosed which provide aggressively sculpted or shaped antenna beams, such as sector antenna beams, for use in communication networks. Preferred embodiments use passive antenna feed networks, preferably configured as personality modules, which are adapted for corresponding t ...


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Scot D Gordon, Mitch S Kaplan: Generating arbitrary passive beam forming networks. Kathrein Werke KG, Fulbright & Jaworski, July 26, 2005: US06922116 (3 worldwide citation)

Disclosed are systems and methods which apply design criteria to beam forming network parameters to arrive at a passive beam forming network design. Preferably a beam forming network approach is implemented in two primary stages. Operation of the aforementioned first primary stage may provide a bran ...


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Shimon B Scherzer, Scot D Gordon, Gary A Martek, Deepa Ramakrishna: Shapable antenna beams for cellular networks. Connolly Bove Lodge & Hutz, January 19, 2010: US07650166

Systems and methods are disclosed which provide aggressively sculpted or shaped antenna beams, such as sector antenna beams, for use in communication networks. Preferred embodiments use passive antenna feed networks, preferably configured as personality modules, which are adapted for corresponding t ...


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Shimon B Scherzer, Scot D Gordon, Gary A Martek, Deepa Ramakrishna: Shapable antenna beams for cellular networks. Fulbright & Jaworski, R Ross Viguet, December 19, 2002: US20020193104-A1

Systems and methods are disclosed which provide aggressively sculpted or shaped antenna beams, such as sector antenna beams, for use in communication networks. Preferred embodiments use passive antenna feed networks, preferably configured as personality modules, which are adapted for corresponding t ...


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Shimon B Scherzer, Gary A Martek, Scot D Gordon: Co-located antenna array for passive beam forming. Metawave Communications Corporation, Dallas Office Of Fulbright & Jaworski, March 20, 2003: US20030052828-A1

Disclosed is an integrated antenna array comprising a plurality of interleaved sub-arrays separately controllable and responding to either the same or separate frequency bands. Both arrays operate with substantially the same phase center and substantially within the same effective aperture. The firs ...


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Mitch Kaplan, Scot D Gordon: Systems and methods for providing independent transmit paths within a single phased-array antenna. Fulbright & Jaworski, Jerry L Mahurin, September 16, 2004: US20040178862-A1

A system for providing independent or co-spatial antenna patterns for independent inputs from a basestation comprises a phased-array antenna having a plurality of antenna columns radiating generally redundant antenna beam patterns. The array employs a feed network for feeding the antenna elements of ...