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US-8,154,931 Circuits, devices, systems, and methods of operation for capturing data signals
Embodiments of the invention are described for driving data onto a data bus. The embodiments include a data driver circuit having a data capture circuit coupled...
US-8,154,926 Memory cell programming
One or more embodiments include programming, in parallel, a first cell to one of a first number of states and a second cell to one of a second number of states....
US-8,154,906 Memory cells, memory cell programming methods, memory cell reading methods, memory cell operating methods, and...
Embodiments disclosed include memory cell operating methods, memory cell programming methods, memory cell reading methods, memory cells, and memory devices. In...
US-8,154,081 Processes and apparatus having a semiconductor fin
A process may include first etching a trench isolation dielectric through a dielectric hard mask that abuts the sidewall of a fin semiconductor. The first etch...
US-8,154,066 Titanium aluminum oxide films
A dielectric layer containing an insulating metal oxide film having multiple metal components and a method of fabricating such a dielectric layer produce a...
US-8,154,064 Semiconductor constructions
The invention includes semiconductor constructions, and also includes methods of forming pluralities of capacitor devices. An exemplary method of the invention...
US-8,154,006 Controlling the circuitry and memory array relative height in a phase change memory feol process flow
A CMOS logic portion embedded with a PCM portion is recessed by a gate structure height as measured by a thickness of a gate oxide and a polysilicon gate to...
US-8,154,004 Hybrid MRAM array structure and operation
This invention relates to MRAM technology and new variations on MRAM array architecture to incorporate certain advantages from both cross-point and 1T-1MTJ...
US-8,153,522 Patterning mask and method of formation of mask using step double patterning
A method of forming a mask for use in fabricating an integrated circuit includes forming first non-removable portions of a photoresist material through a mask...
US-8,153,502 Methods for filling trenches in a semiconductor material
Methods of filling cavities or trenches. More specifically, methods of filling a cavity or trench in a semiconductor layer are provided. The methods include...
US-8,153,497 Lanthanide dielectric with controlled interfaces
Methods and devices for a dielectric are provided. One method embodiment includes forming a passivation layer on a substrate, wherein the passivation layer...
US-8,153,019 Methods for substantially equalizing rates at which material is removed over an area of a structure or film...
Methods for preventing isotropic removal of materials at corners formed by seams, keyholes, and other anomalies in films or other structures include use of etch...
US-8,152,918 Methods for epitaxial silicon growth
Methods of cleaning substrates and growing epitaxial silicon thereon are provided. Wafers are exposed to a plasma for a sufficient time prior to epitaxial...
US-8,151,041 Removable storage device
Methods and removable storage devices are provided. Some such removable storage devices may include a file specifying a name of a program to be executed...
US-8,151,040 Version based non-volatile memory translation layer
A non-volatile memory and erase block/data block/sector/cluster update and address translation scheme utilizing a version number is detailed that enhances data...
US-8,149,646 Digital filters for semiconductor devices
A memory device that, in certain embodiments, includes a memory element and a digital filter. The digital filter may include a counter and a divider, where the...
US-8,149,619 Memory structure having volatile and non-volatile memory portions
A memory array is provided that includes a transistor having two active gates sharing a source, a drain, and a channel of the transistor. One of the active...
US-8,149,326 Real-time exposure control for automatic light control
An imager and a method for real-time, non-destructive monitoring of light incident on imager pixels during their exposure to light. Real-time or present pixel...
US-8,149,307 Methods of fabricating integrated imager and microcontroller
A method and apparatus providing a CMOS imager with an integrated controller on a common integrated circuit substrate. Also integrated on the common substrate...
US-8,149,045 Variable stage charge pump and method for providing boosted output voltage
An embodiment of a variable stage charge pump includes a plurality of pump stages. Each stage is configured to generate an intermediate boosted output voltage....
US-8,149,034 Delay lines, methods for delaying a signal, and delay lock loops
Locked loops, delay lines and methods for delaying signals are disclosed, such as a delay line and delay lock loop using the delay line includes a series of...
US-8,148,807 Packaged microelectronic devices and associated systems
Packaged microelectronic devices and methods for manufacturing packaged microelectronic devices are disclosed herein. In one embodiment, a packaged...
US-8,148,803 Molded stiffener for thin substrates
A stiffener molded to a semiconductor substrate, such as a lead frame, and methods of molding the stiffener to the substrate are provided. The stiffener is...
US-8,148,780 Devices and systems relating to a memory cell having a floating body
Methods, devices, and systems are disclosed for a memory cell having a floating body. A memory cell may include a transistor over an insulation layer, the...
US-8,148,776 Transistor with a passive gate
Disclosed is a device having a transistor that includes a source, a drain, a channel region extending between the source and the drain, a gate disposed near the...
US-8,148,775 Methods of providing electrical isolation and semiconductor structures including same
Methods of isolating gates in a semiconductor structure. In one embodiment, isolation is achieved using a spacer material in combination with fins having...
US-8,148,580 Methods of forming a tellurium alkoxide and methods of forming a mixed halide-alkoxide of tellurium
A method of forming a tellurium alkoxide includes providing a tellurium halide and a non-tellurium alkoxide in a liquid organic solvent. The liquid organic...
US-8,148,263 Methods for forming conductive vias in semiconductor device components
A method for forming conductive vias in a substrate of a semiconductor device component includes forming one or more holes, or apertures or cavities, in the...
US-8,148,247 Method and algorithm for random half pitched interconnect layout with constant spacing
An embodiment of a system and method produces a random half pitched interconnect layout. A first normal-pitch mask and a second normal-pitch mask are created...
US-8,148,225 Fully-depleted (FD)(SOI) MOSFET access transistor and method of fabrication
A fully-depleted (FD) Silicon-on-Insulator (SOI) MOSFET access transistor comprising a gate electrode of a conductivity type which is opposite the conductivity...
US-8,148,222 Cross-point diode arrays and methods of manufacturing cross-point diode arrays
Methods of forming an array of memory cells and memory cells that have pillars. Individual pillars can have a semiconductor post formed of a bulk semiconductor...
US-8,148,197 Methods of forming germanium-antimony-tellurium materials and a method of forming a semiconductor device...
A method of forming a material. The method comprises conducting an ALD layer cycle of a first metal, the ALD layer cycle comprising a reactive first metal...
US-8,145,866 Selective register reset
The present disclosure includes methods, devices, modules, and systems for storing selective register reset. One method embodiment includes receiving an...
US-8,144,534 Methods and memory devices for repairing memory cells
Methods and memory devices for repairing memory cells are discloses, such as a memory device that includes a main array having a plurality of sections of memory...
US-8,144,525 Memory cell sensing using negative voltage
Embodiments of the present disclosure provide methods, devices, modules, and systems for memory cell sensing using negative voltage. One method includes...
US-8,144,516 Dynamic pass voltage for sense operation in a memory device
Methods for sensing and memory devices are disclosed. One such method for sensing uses a dynamic pass voltage on at least one adjacent memory cell that is...
US-8,144,506 Cross-point memory devices, electronic systems including cross-point memory devices and methods of accessing a...
Memory devices comprise a plurality of memory cells, each memory cell including a memory element and a selection device. A plurality of first (e.g., row)...
US-8,144,497 Self-identifying stacked die semiconductor components
A semiconductor die having a functional circuit (e.g., a memory array) and a decode circuit suitable for use in a stacked die semiconductor component (e.g., a...
US-8,144,307 Image forming method and apparatus
An array of phase-shifting micro-mechanical elements are used in a method and device for patterning a workpiece, for exposing a radiation sensitive layer on a...
US-8,144,269 Reflective LCOS displays utilizing novel polarizing beam splitters
Disclosed are display systems using reflective liquid-crystal microdisplays that efficiently use unpolarized light sources without needing to double the etendue...
US-8,143,966 Coupling cancellation scheme
Methods and apparatus are disclosed, such as those involving an interconnection layout for an integrated circuit (IC). One such layout includes a plurality of...
US-8,143,928 Duty cycle correction systems and methods
Duty cycle correction systems and methods of adjusting duty cycles are provided. One such duty cycle correction system includes a duty cycle adjustor and a...
US-8,143,167 Fabrication processes for forming dual depth trenches using a dry etch that deposits a polymer
Trench isolation structures and methods to form same for use in the manufacture of semiconductor devices are described. The trench isolation structures are...
US-8,142,673 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-8,140,780 Systems, methods, and devices for configuring a device
Disclosed are methods and devices, among which is a method for configuring an electronic device. In one embodiment, an electronic device may include one or more...
US-8,139,434 Methods and apparatus for voltage sensing and reporting
Semiconductor devices comprising at least one voltage sensor for sensing an operating voltage associated with an operational circuit of the semiconductor...
US-8,139,421 Erase degradation reduction in non-volatile memory
Methods for erasing a memory device and memory systems are provided, such as those including a non-volatile memory device is erased by using an intermediate...
US-8,139,419 Programming methods and memories
Methods of programming memory cells, and memories incorporating such methods, are disclosed. In at least one embodiment, programming is accomplished by applying...
US-8,139,418 Techniques for controlling a direct injection semiconductor memory device
Techniques for controlling a direct injection semiconductor memory device are disclosed. In one particular exemplary embodiment, the techniques may be realized...
US-8,139,386 Memory, computing system and method for checkpointing
Embodiments of the present invention provide local checkpoint memories that are closely coupled to the processor of a computing system used during normal...
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