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US-7,315,522 Communication methods using slotted replies
An RFID tag population is selected by an interrogator. Each tag of the selected tag population then responds to the interrogator in accordance with a slotted...
US-7,315,476 System and method for communicating information to a memory device using a reconfigured device pin
System and method for communicating information to and from memory devices. In one embodiment, the invention includes a memory system having a memory device...
US-7,315,179 System for isolating a short-circuited integrated circuit (IC) from other ICs on a semiconductor wafer
A circuit for isolating a short-circuited integrated circuit (IC) formed on the surface of a semiconductor wafer from other ICs formed on the wafer that are...
US-7,315,082 Semiconductor device having integrated circuit contact
A process for forming vertical contacts in the manufacture of integrated circuits, and devices so manufactured, is disclosed. The process eliminates the need for...
US-7,315,074 Use of DAR coating to modulate the efficiency of laser fuse blows
The present invention relates to a laser fuse. The laser fuse comprises an element comprising a heat conductive material. The fuse also includes an absorption...
US-7,315,014 Image sensors with optical trench
A device and method for providing an optical trench structure for a pixel which guides incoming light onto the photosensor of the pixel. The optical trench...
US-7,314,837 Chemical treatment of semiconductor substrates
A method is disclosed for removing liquids from a semiconductor substrate by contacting the liquid on the substrate with a liquid which attracts the liquid on...
US-7,314,822 Method of fabricating stacked local interconnect structure
A method is provided for forming stacked local interconnects that do not extend into higher levels within a multilevel IC device, thereby economizing space...
US-7,314,821 Method for fabricating a semiconductor interconnect having conductive spring contacts
An interconnect for testing a semiconductor component includes a substrate, and interconnect contacts on the substrate configured to electrically engage...
US-7,314,812 Method for reducing the effective thickness of gate oxides by nitrogen implantation and anneal
A method for reducing the effective thickness of a gate oxide using nitrogen implantation and anneal subsequent to dopant implantation and activation is...
US-7,314,401 Methods and systems for conditioning planarizing pads used in planarizing substrates
Monitoring the process of planarizing a workpiece, e.g., conditioning a CMP pad, can present some difficulties. Aspects of this invention provide methods and...
US-7,313,826 Connected support entitlement system method of operation
An entitlement system and method for computers allowing controlled access to operating systems, software applications, data, or hardware for a computer system....
US-7,313,644 Memory device interface
An interface device provided on a motherboard, or with a memory control chip set, translates between a controller, intended to communicate with a packet based...
US-7,313,273 Automatic color constancy for image sensors
An electronic imaging system operates as closely as possible to the cone spectral response space to obtain a human eye-like long, medium, short (LMS) wavelength...
US-7,313,034 Low supply voltage temperature compensated reference voltage generator and method
A reference voltage generator uses a conventional forward junction voltage generating device and a conventional thermal generator to generate a thermal voltage....
US-7,312,857 Method and system for monitoring plasma using optical emission spectrometry
A method and system are presented for monitoring the optical emissions associated with a plasma used in integrated circuit fabrication. The optical emissions may...
US-7,312,626 CMOS circuits with reduced crowbar current
Various circuit embodiments comprise an input node to receive an input signal for a CMOS transistor stack, a first output node to deliver the input signal to a...
US-7,312,516 Chip scale package with heat spreader
A dense semiconductor flip-chip device assembly is provided with a heat sink/spreading/dissipating member that is formed as a paddle of a metallic paddle frame...
US-7,312,494 Lanthanide oxide / hafnium oxide dielectric layers
Dielectric layers containing a hafnium oxide hafnium oxide layer arranged as one or more monolayers and a lanthanide oxide layer and a method of fabricating such...
US-7,312,431 CMOS imaging for ALC and CDS
Embodiments of the invention provide pixel cells that allow both automatic light control and correlated double sampling operations. The pixel cell includes first...
US-7,312,164 Selective passivation of exposed silicon
A method for applying a passivation layer selectively on an exposed silicon surface includes use of a liquid phase solution supersaturated in silicon dioxide....
US-7,312,163 Atomic layer deposition methods, and methods of forming materials over semiconductor substrates
The invention includes methods in which at least two different precursors are flowed into a reaction chamber at different and substantially non-overlapping times...
US-7,312,159 Compositions for dissolution of low-k dielectric films, and methods of use
An improved composition and method for cleaning the surface of a semiconductor wafer are provided. The composition can be used to selectively remove a low-k...
US-7,312,120 Method for obtaining extreme selectivity of metal nitrides and metal oxides
Methods for etching metal nitrides and metal oxides include using ultradilute HF solutions and buffered, low-pH HF solutions containing a minimal amount of the...
US-7,312,101 Packaged microelectronic devices and methods for packaging microelectronic devices
Packaged microelectronic devices and methods for packaging microelectronic devices are disclosed herein. In one embodiment, a method of packaging a ...
US-7,311,947 Laser assisted material deposition
A method of forming a film on a substrate includes activating a gas precursor to form a material on the substrate by irradiating the gas precursor with...
US-7,311,942 Method for binding halide-based contaminants during formation of a titanium-based film
A method and apparatus are presented for reducing halide-based contamination within deposited titanium-based thin films. Halide adsorbing materials are utilized...
US-7,310,752 System and method for on-board timing margin testing of memory modules
A memory module includes several memory devices coupled to a memory hub. The memory hub includes several link interfaces coupled to respective processors,...
US-7,310,748 Memory hub tester interface and method for use thereof
A memory hub including a memory test bridge circuit for testing memory devices. Test command packets are coupled from a tester to the memory hub responsive to a...
US-7,310,276 Memory device and method having data path with multiple prefetch I/O configurations
A memory device is operable in either a high mode or a low speed mode. In either mode 32 bits of data from each of two memory arrays are prefetched into...
US-7,310,259 Access circuit and method for allowing external test voltage to be applied to isolated wells
An access circuit selectively couples an externally accessible terminal to each of a plurality of isolated DRAM wells in which respective DRAM arrays are...
US-7,310,257 Local digit line architecture and method for memory devices having multi-bit or low capacitance memory cells
A DRAM array includes for each column a pair of complimentary digit lines that are coupled to a sense amplifier. Each of the global digit lines is selectively...
US-7,310,252 Closed-loop high voltage booster
A voltage boosting circuit with a closed-loop control mechanism and a controllable slew rate. A tracking capacitor and a control current form the closed-loop and...
US-7,310,018 Method and apparatus providing input buffer design using common-mode feedback
An input buffer includes a first stage for receiving an input signal and having a first pair of complementary output signals, the first stage including an input...
US-7,310,013 Method, apparatus, and system for low voltage temperature sensing
A temperature sensor device and method of sensing temperature are disclosed. The device and method include generating a reference voltage inversely correlated to...
US-7,309,889 Constructions comprising perovskite-type dielectric
The invention includes a capacitor construction. A capacitor electrode has a perovskite-type dielectric material thereover. The perovskite-type dielectric...
US-7,309,623 Method of fabricating a stacked die in die BGA package
Semiconductor devices and stacked die assemblies, and methods of fabricating the devices and assemblies for increasing semiconductor device density are provided.
US-7,309,549 Method for quartz bump defect repair with less substrate damage
A method for minimizing damage to a substrate while repairing a defect in a phase shifting mask for an integrated circuit comprising locating a bump defect in a...
US-7,308,594 Apparatus and method for generating a delayed clock signal
An apparatus and method for generating a delayed clock signal is provided. The clock signal generator includes a synchronizing circuit for generating an output...
US-7,307,908 Software refreshed memory device and method
A software refreshed memory device comprises a plurality of memory cells that must be periodically refreshed to avoid losing data. Preferably, the memory cells...
US-7,307,901 Apparatus and method for improving dynamic refresh in a memory device
An apparatus and method for generating a control pulse for closing an active wordline in a memory device is provided. A timeout generator circuit having a time...
US-7,307,896 Detection of row-to-row shorts and other row decode defects in memory devices
A system and method to detect row-to-row shorts and other row decode defects in memory devices and other electronic devices having a similar data storage...
US-7,307,860 Static content addressable memory cell
A static content addressable memory (CAM) cell. The CAM cell includes a latch having complementary data nodes capacitively coupled to ground, first and second...
US-7,307,850 Soldermask opening to prevent delamination
A multilayer circuit board includes a base layer, a conductive layer and a soldermask. The soldermask layer has two sets of openings. One of the openings are...
US-7,307,788 Gapless microlens array and method of fabrication
A microlens array having first and second sets of spherically-shaped microlenses. The second set of spherically-shaped microlenses are located in the areas...
US-7,307,353 Technique for attaching die to leads
A semiconductor die assembly comprising a semiconductor die with bond pads, a plurality of leads which extend across the semiconductor die and terminates over...
US-7,307,348 Semiconductor components having through wire interconnects (TWI)
A semiconductor component includes a semiconductor substrate having a substrate contact, and a through wire interconnect (TWI) bonded to the substrate contact....
US-7,307,327 Reduced crosstalk CMOS image sensors
CMOS image sensor having high sensitivity and low crosstalk, particularly at far-red to infrared wavelengths, and a method for fabricating a CMOS image sensor. A...
US-7,307,306 Etch mask and method of forming a magnetic random access memory structure
A method for forming an MRAM bit is described that includes providing a covering layer over an integrated circuit structure. In one embodiment, the covering...
US-7,306,991 Stepped gate configuration for non-volatile memory
A memory device having a field effect transistor with a stepped gate dielectric and a method of making the same are herein disclosed. The stepped gate dielectric...
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