US 11,057,925 B2
Deactivation timer in a wireless device and wireless network
Alireza Babaei, Fairfax, VA (US); and Esmael Hejazi Dinan, Herndon, VA (US)
Assigned to Comcast Cable Communications, LLC, Philadelphia, PA (US)
Filed by Comcast Cable Communications, LLC, Philadelphia, PA (US)
Filed on Aug. 7, 2017, as Appl. No. 15/670,857.
Claims priority of provisional application 62/371,792, filed on Aug. 7, 2016.
Claims priority of provisional application 62/372,643, filed on Aug. 9, 2016.
Prior Publication US 2018/0042016 A1, Feb. 8, 2018
Int. Cl. H04W 72/14 (2009.01); H04W 72/04 (2009.01); H04W 72/12 (2009.01); H04W 76/38 (2018.01); H04L 5/00 (2006.01)
CPC H04W 72/14 (2013.01) [H04L 5/0032 (2013.01); H04L 5/0082 (2013.01); H04W 72/042 (2013.01); H04W 72/0406 (2013.01); H04W 72/0446 (2013.01); H04W 72/1273 (2013.01); H04W 72/1289 (2013.01); H04W 76/38 (2018.02)] 32 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. A method comprising:
receiving one or more messages comprising configuration parameters for:
a plurality of cells comprising a secondary cell;
a scheduling interval for periodic resource allocation; and
a deactivation timer;
receiving downlink control information (DCI) indicating activation of the periodic resource allocation, wherein the DCI comprises a radio resource assignment for the periodic resource allocation;
transmitting, using the radio resource assignment and at a first time determined based on the scheduling interval, one or more packets; and
starting or restarting, based on the secondary cell being active and based on the first time, the deactivation timer for the secondary cell.