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US-7,898,850 Memory cells, electronic systems, methods of forming memory cells, and methods of programming memory cells
Some embodiments include memory cells having vertically-stacked charge-trapping zones spaced from one another by dielectric material. The dielectric material may...
US-7,898,588 Dual conversion gain gate and capacitor and HDR combination
A pixel circuit having a shared control line for providing two control signals to the pixel array. One control line is used to provide a control signal to both a...
US-7,898,390 Phase shifters, interrogators, methods of shifting a phase angle of a signal, and methods of operating an...
An interrogator provides a phase shifter including a first power divider configured to receive a signal and provide plural quadrature components of the signal;...
US-7,898,389 Radio frequency identification (RFID) tags and methods of communicating between a radio frequency...
The present invention provides communication devices, communication systems and methods of communicating. According to one embodiment of the invention, a...
US-7,898,337 High slew rate amplifier, analog-to-digital converter using same, CMOS imager using the analog-to-digital...
An amplifier, which may be used in a pipelined analog-to-digital converter, includes a first amplifier stage driving a second amplifier stage. At least one...
US-7,898,308 Apparatus and method for trimming static delay of a synchronizing circuit
A system and method for trimming an unadjusted forward delay of a delay-locked loop (DLL) and trimming a duty cycle of first and second output clock signals...
US-7,898,294 Pre-driver logic
At least one of the disclosed systems includes driver logic that is capable of driving a device and pre-driver logic coupled to the driver logic and that drives...
US-7,898,290 Method and apparatus for high resolution ZQ calibration
A method is disclosed for controlling an output impedance of an electronic device of the type having an impedance control terminal to which an external load is...
US-7,898,064 Methods for forming through wafer interconnects and structures resulting therefrom
The present invention relates to methods for forming through-wafer interconnects in semiconductor substrates and the resulting structures. In one embodiment, a...
US-7,898,062 Epitaxial semiconductor layer and method
A method for epitaxially forming a first semiconductor structure attached to a second semiconductor structure is provided. Devices and methods described include...
US-7,898,022 Scalable multi-functional and multi-level nano-crystal non-volatile memory device
A multi-functional and multi-level memory cell is comprised of a tunnel layer formed over a substrate. In one embodiment, the tunnel layer is comprised of two...
US-7,898,019 Semiconductor constructions having multiple patterned masking layers over NAND gate stacks
Some embodiments include methods of forming a NAND cell unit having a NAND string gate closest to a select gate with a different width than other NAND string...
US-7,898,017 Floating-gate memory cell and memory device and electronic system therewith
A floating-gate memory cell has a tunnel dielectric layer that overlies a silicon-containing semiconductor substrate and that is adjacent a trench formed in the...
US-7,898,010 Transparent conductor based pinned photodiode
A pinned photodiode with improved short wavelength light response. In exemplary embodiments of the invention, a gate oxide is formed over a doped, buried region...
US-7,898,009 Independently-double-gated transistor memory (IDGM)
Memory cells are constructed from double-gated four terminal transistors having independent gate control. DRAM cells may use one, two or three transistors....
US-7,897,953 Multi-level programmable PCRAM memory
A series of phase change material layers sandwiched between a bottom electrode and a top electrode may have different phase change temperatures selected to...
US-7,897,904 Method and apparatus for controlling anti-blooming timing to reduce effects of dark current
An electronic imager includes a plurality of pixels having photosensors for accumulating charge corresponding to individual pixel values of a sensed image. Each...
US-7,897,517 Method of selectively depositing materials on a substrate using a supercritical fluid
A method for depositing one or more materials on a substrate, such as for example, a semiconductor substrate that includes providing the substrate; applying a...
US-7,897,485 Wafer processing including forming trench rows and columns at least one of which has a different width
Methods for processing semiconductor wafers are described herein. One embodiment includes removing portions of a first side of the semiconductor wafer to form a...
US-7,897,470 Non-volatile memory cell device and methods
A method of fabricating a memory cell including forming nanodots over a first dielectric layer and forming a second dielectric layer over the nanodots, where the...
US-7,897,465 Semiconductor device having reduced sub-threshold leakage
A semiconductor device fabricated in the semiconductor substrate includes a FinFET transistor having opposed source and drain pillars, and a fin interposed...
US-7,897,460 Methods of forming recessed access devices associated with semiconductor constructions
The invention includes methods of forming recessed access devices. A substrate is provided to have recessed access device trenches therein. A pair of the...
US-7,897,040 Washbox
Exemplary systems and methods relating to washboxes are described.
US-7,896,939 Debris receiver
In one embodiment, an assembly including a receptacle having a drawer slidable in the receptacle for receiving debris into a suction debris collection system;...
US-7,896,823 Method and apparatus for treating wound using negative pressure therapy
Devices that employ external compression stocking-type garments in the treatment of edema, chronic wounds, deep venous thrombosis prevention or claudication all...
US-7,896,545 Apparatus and methods for temperature calibration and sensing
Some embodiments include apparatus and methods having a first switch, a second switch, and a circuit coupled to the first and second switches. The first switch...
US-D633,595 Filter block for liquid filtration
US-D633,292 Tablet holder
US-7,895,485 System and method for testing a packetized memory device
Integrated circuits, load boards and methods are disclosed, such as those associated with a memory testing system that includes an algorithmic pattern generator...
US-7,895,479 System and method for initializing a memory system, and memory device and processor-based system using same
Systems, controllers and methods are disclosed, such as an initialization system including a controller that receives patterns of read data coupled from a memory...
US-7,895,387 Devices and methods for sharing common target device with two different hosts according to common communication...
A controller circuit provides communication paths between multiple host devices and a target device. The controller circuit includes a first host idle detection...
US-7,895,301 Transmitting a codeset over a single-wire bus from a computer to a remote control device
A hypertext document containing a selection criterion for a desired codeset is transmitted from a web server to a web client on the computer of a user of an...
US-7,895,288 Personalized time-shifted programming
A method and apparatus for personalized time-shifted programming. Digital content is retrieved, for example, from a digital library. Once retrieved, the content...
US-7,894,789 Down-conversion of an electromagnetic signal with feedback control
Methods, systems, and apparatuses for down-converting an electromagnetic (EM) signal by aliasing the EM signal, and applications thereof are described herein....
US-7,894,289 Memory system and method using partial ECC to achieve low power refresh and fast access to data
A DRAM memory device includes several banks of memory cells each of which are divided into first and second sets of memory cells. The memory cells in the first...
US-7,894,286 Array sense amplifiers, memory devices and systems including same, and methods of operation
A sense amplifier having an amplifier stage with decreased gain is described. The sense amplifier includes a first input/output ("I/O") node and a second...
US-7,894,285 Circuits, systems, and methods for reducing simultaneous switching output noise, power noise, or combinations...
Memory devices and methods are provided for reducing simultaneous switching output noise and power supply noise during burst data write and refresh operations....
US-7,894,271 Sensing of memory cells in a solid state memory device by fixed discharge of a bit line
In one or more of the disclosed embodiments, a memory device is provided that reads a target memory cell by first charging the series string of memory cells to...
US-7,894,264 Controlling a memory device responsive to degradation
Embodiments of the present invention disclosed herein include devices, systems and methods, such as those directed to non-volatile memory devices and systems...
US-7,894,204 Matrix board assembly
An assembly of connected circuit boards includes at least one each of a matrix board, an input board and an output board. There are two types of input board, one...
US-7,894,192 Integrated circuit package support system
A system for supporting integrated circuit packages to prevent mechanical failure of the packages at their connection to a printed circuit board or card involves...
US-7,893,748 Glitch-free clock multiplexer that provides an output clock signal based on edge detection
Clock multiplexing techniques generate an output clock signal by detecting edges of a selected input clock signal and toggling the output clock signal based on...
US-7,893,599 Energy converters and associated methods
Energy converters and associated methods are disclosed herein. In one embodiment, an energy converter includes a first structural member spaced apart from a...
US-7,892,978 Electron induced chemical etching for device level diagnosis
A method of imaging and identifying materials, contamination, fabrication errors, and defects on and below the surface of an integrated circuit (IC) is...
US-7,892,972 Methods for fabricating and filling conductive vias and conductive vias so formed
Methods for forming conductive vias include forming one or more via holes in a substrate. The via holes may be formed with a single mask, with protective layers,...
US-7,892,964 Vapor deposition methods for forming a metal-containing layer on a substrate
Atomic layer deposition methods as described herein can be advantageously used to form a metal-containing layer on a substrate. For example, certain methods as...
US-7,892,943 Isolation trenches for memory devices
A first dielectric plug is formed in a portion of a trench that extends into a substrate of a memory device so that an upper surface of the first dielectric plug...
US-7,892,942 Methods of forming semiconductor constructions, and methods of forming isolation regions
Some embodiments include methods of forming isolation regions in which spin-on material (for example, polysilazane) is converted to a silicon dioxide-containing...
US-7,892,941 Technique for forming shallow trench isolation structure without corner exposure
A shallow isolation trench structure and methods of forming the same wherein the method of formation comprises a layered structure of a buffer film layer over a...
US-7,892,937 Methods of forming capacitors
Some embodiments include methods of forming capacitors. Storage nodes are formed within a material. The storage nodes have sidewalls along the material. Some of...
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