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CONTROL CHANNEL MONITORING METHOD FOR SHARING SPECTRUM BETWEEN LAND-MOBILE VOICE AND SATELLITE DATA SERVICES

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000009643D
Original Publication Date: 2000-Jan-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2002-Sep-06

Publishing Venue

Motorola

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Authors:
Michael L. Needham Allen L. Davidson

Abstract

Low earth orbit satellite systems for low-speed data communications have been proposed - the so- called "Little LEO" systems. Data transmissions on the uplink consist of short (< 500 ms) bursts of data sent in time slots. Each burst is sent on a frequency which is randomly picked from a bank of available frequencies.