Must Be Paul Williamson

Who is Paul Williamson anyway?

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Which Paul Williamson is this?

1961 - 1979 growing up in Orange, TX
1980 - 1983 getting a B.S.E.E. at Rice University in Houston, TX
1984 - 1989 designing military communications systems at M/A-COM Linkabit in San Diego, CA
1989 - 2000 designing CDMA digital cellular systems at QUALCOMM in San Diego, CA
12/2000 - Present Retired!

Patents

In the patent game, the rules don't make any sense, but you still have to play. Thanks to lots of help from my engineering colleagues and the legal department at Qualcomm, I'm a listed inventor on these U.S. patents.

6,980,658

Method and apparatus for encrypting transmissions in a communication system

6,957,068

Subscriber station with dynamic multi-mode service acquisition capability

6,584,311

Techniques for facilitating optimal service acquisition

6,516,188

Method and apparatus for acquiring emergency service in a mobile radio communication system

6,466,802

Method and apparatus for performing preferred system selection

6,320,849

Dynamic control of search duration in a wireless communication device

6,157,815

Method and apparatus for providing broadcast messages in a communications network

6,085,085

Method and apparatus for performing preferred system selection

5,953,320

Method and apparatus for constructing a temporary list of neighboring base stations in a wireless communication device

5,907,813

Signal acquisition in a wireless communication system by transmitting repeated access probes from a terminal to a hub

5,754,542

Method and apparatus for system determination in a multi-mode subscriber station

5,490,165

Demodulation element assignment in a system capable of receiving multiple signals


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