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Randy Ekl
Thomas V D Amico, Jeffrey D Bonta, Randy L Ekl, Avinash Joshi, Michael D Kotzin, Surender Kumar, Whay Chiou Lee, Peggy K Matson: Method and apparatus for broadcast in an ad hoc network using elected broadcast relay nodes. Motorola, Randi L Karpinia, Anthony P Curtis, September 22, 2009: US07593376 (15 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for electing broadcast relay nodes (520B, H, M) in an ad hoc network (500). Each node (520A-520O) generates an attribute message including associated parameters. Each node (520A-520O) generates a weighted value (WV) based on the parameters. The WV can be included in the attrib ...


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Randy Ekl
Surender Kumar, Mark A Birchler, Randy L Ekl, Thomas C Hill, Michael D Kotzin, Whay Chiou Lee, Peggy K Matson, Peter J Stanforth: Method and system for incentive-based ad hoc networking. Motorola, Barbara R Doutre, August 31, 2010: US07788387 (7 worldwide citation)

A system (100) and method (300) for mesh/ad hoc participation is provided. The method can include providing (310) an incentive to a user operating a device in an ad hoc network and determining (320) network resources associated with providing the incentive. The method can establish a credit system f ...


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Ramandeep Ahuja
Ramandeep Ahuja, Mario F Derango, Surender Kumar: Method of dynamic management of a virtual local area network (VLAN) in a wireless ad hoc network. Motorola, Terri S Hughes, Valerie M Davis, May 27, 2008: US07379443 (3 worldwide citation)

In a wireless ad hoc network comprising a plurality of nodes (102), when a method of the present invention determines that a source node and a destination node belong to a common virtual local area network (VLAN), information is routed to the destination node using only nodes that belong to the comm ...


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Ramandeep Ahuja
Ramandeep Ahuja, Surender Kumar, Vidya Narayanan: Method for domain name service (DNS) in a wireless ad hoc network. Motorola, Valerie M Davis, January 8, 2008: US07317918 (2 worldwide citation)

In a wireless ad hoc network comprising a plurality of nodes, a primary node receives a domain name service (DNS) query from a node. The primary node determines whether the query can be resolved based on cached information. If the DNS query can be resolved based on cached information, the primary no ...


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Randy Ekl
Surender Kumar, Mark A Birchler, Randy L Ekl, Thomas C Hill, Michael D Kotzin, Whay Chiou Lee, Peggy K Matson, Peter J Stanforth: Method and system for incentive-based ad hoc networking. Motorola, Motorola, February 14, 2008: US20080037499-A1

A system (100) and method (300) for mesh/ad hoc participation is provided. The method can include providing (310) an incentive to a user operating a device in an ad hoc network and determining (320) network resources associated with providing the incentive. The method can establish a credit system f ...


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Ramandeep Ahuja
Ramandeep Ahuja, Narayanan Venkitaraman, Mario F Derango, Surender Kumar, Anthony R Metke, Vidya Narayanan: Method and device for transmitting data packets. Motorola, Motorola, July 10, 2008: US20080165786-A1

A method for transmitting a packet from a transmitting node to a destination node in a communication network can enable improved network efficiency. The method includes receiving and storing identification information concerning at least one foreign node that is directly reachable in the communicati ...


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Ramandeep Ahuja
Ramandeep Ahuja, Surender Kumar, Mark D Seaborn: Selecting a leader node for an ad hoc network based on services. Motorola, Motorola, March 13, 2008: US20080062945-A1

Techniques are provided for forming networks based on services offered or provided by particular leader nodes. Client nodes in the network can select a particular leader node based on a desired service offered or provided by the particular leader node. The client nodes can become a part of a differe ...


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Sivakumar Muthuswamy, Rajeev Agrawal, Yogesh B Bhatt, Avinash Joshi, Surender Kumar: Method and apparatus for encouraging routing in a network. Motorola, Randi L Karpinia, May 4, 2010: US07710932 (131 worldwide citation)

A node (200) includes a processor (201) for determining neighbor nodes in a routing path to a destination based on a routing table associated with the node (200). The node (200) includes a memory for storing a first authenticated tokens. The node includes a transmitter (203) for transmitting a first ...


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Mark Shaughnessy, James E Mathis, Surender Kumar, Bhavesh G Patel, Mario F DeRango: Wireless communication system incorporating multicast addressing and method for use. Motorola, Susan L Lukasik, October 31, 2000: US06141347 (103 worldwide citation)

A wireless communication system 200 comprises a connectionless packet network 201 coupled to a plurality of sites 203-208 that are in wireless communication with a plurality of subscriber units 210-217 logically arranged into a plurality of talk groups having corresponding talk group identifications ...


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Surender Kumar Kenue: Vehicle operator alert process. General Motors Corporation, Delphi Technologies, George A Grove, November 21, 2000: US06150932 (21 worldwide citation)

A method is disclosed for analyzing range and range rate data obtained by a vehicle obstacle detection system to determine whether the dynamic situation justifies alerting the vehicle operator of reducing the speed of the vehicle. Assumed values of vehicle and obstacle deceleration are used with kno ...



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