UPLINK PACKET ACCESS LINK USING SWEEPING ANTENNA BEAMS
Original Publication Date: 1998-Sep-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2002-Jul-16
A very important issue for the European third gen- eration mobile cellular communication system UMTS is the provision of packet services on the air interface. This is typically envisaged as a bit pipe between the mobiles and a specific basestation. Any mobile can at any given time access the bit pipe taking up the resource and preventing other mobiles from accessing.