US 11,659,412 B2
Methods and apparatus to generate and process management frames
Robert Stacey, Portland, OR (US); Yaron Alpert, Hod Hasharon (IL); Laurent Cariou, Portland, OR (US); and Po-Kai Huang, San Jose, CA (US)
Assigned to INTEL CORPORATION, Santa Clara, CA (US)
Appl. No. 17/252,196
Filed by Intel Corporation, Santa Clara, CA (US)
PCT Filed Aug. 2, 2018, PCT No. PCT/US2018/045025
§ 371(c)(1), (2) Date Dec. 14, 2020,
PCT Pub. No. WO2020/027847, PCT Pub. Date Feb. 6, 2020.
Prior Publication US 2021/0258806 A1, Aug. 19, 2021
Int. Cl. H04W 24/02 (2009.01); H04W 72/04 (2023.01); H04W 72/0453 (2023.01)
CPC H04W 24/02 (2013.01) [H04W 72/0453 (2013.01)] 20 Claims
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1. A method, comprising:
performing an assessment of a wireless network;
determining an operation mode for a basic service set (BSS) bandwidth based on the assessment, the operation mode indicating continuity of a primary segment, a secondary segment, a tertiary segment and a quaternary segment;
creating a management frame including information fields based on the BSS bandwidth, the information fields including a first channel width field, a second channel width field, a third channel width field, a first center frequency field, a second center frequency field and a third center frequency field; and
transmitting the management frame over the wireless network.