AT322114T - Method and system for selecting in-band channels and for identification through channels - Google Patents

Method and system for selecting in-band channels and for identification through channels

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Publication number
AT322114T
AT322114T AT00992714T AT00992714T AT322114T AT 322114 T AT322114 T AT 322114T AT 00992714 T AT00992714 T AT 00992714T AT 00992714 T AT00992714 T AT 00992714T AT 322114 T AT322114 T AT 322114T
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Prior art keywords
channels
identification
selecting
system
method
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AT00992714T
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German (de)
Inventor
Ardavan Bahraini
Arthur P Jost
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Motorola Inc
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AT00992714T 1999-12-14 2000-12-12 Method and system for selecting in-band channels and for identification through channels AT322114T (en)

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