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US-7,489,720 Method for transmit pulse design for ultra-wideband communications
Method for designing transmission pulses for ultra-wideband communications systems. A preferred embodiment comprises specifying a spectral description for the...
US-7,489,584 High performance, low-leakage static random access memory (SRAM)
Systems and methods are provided for reducing leakage current and maintaining high performance in a static random access memory (SRAM). One embodiment discloses...
US-7,489,180 Systems and methods for efuse fusing time reduction
Various systems and methods for device configuration are disclosed herein. For example, some embodiments of the present invention provide semiconductor devices...
US-7,489,009 Multiple-gate MOSFET device with lithography independent silicon body thickness
Multi-gate MOS transistors and fabrication methods are described, in which the transistor semiconductor body thickness or width is lithography independent,...
US-7,488,636 Broken die detect sensor
A broken trim die tool detection sensor. The lands of the tie bar die connect with the leads of the unit to form switches. The states of these switches indicate...
US-7,488,623 Integrated circuit chip packaging assembly
An integrated circuit chip packaging assembly having a first and second package side. An integrated circuit chip has a substrate side and an active circuit side....
US-7,487,421 Emulation cache access for tag view reads
A built-in self test unit reads tag bits of a predetermined cache entry and outputs these tag bits via an external interface. The built-in self test unit enters...
US-7,487,417 Digital storage element with enable signal gating
A digital storage element (e.g., a flip-flop or a latch) comprise a master transparent latch that receives functional data from a data input port and scan data...
US-7,485,963 Use of supercritical fluid for low effective dielectric constant metallization
An embodiment of the invention is a method of manufacturing an integrated circuit. The method includes forming a capping layer of a back end structure (step...
US-7,484,053 Cross-referencing cache line addresses with corresponding names
An information carrier medium containing software that, when executed by a processor, causes the processor to receive information from caches on different cache...
US-7,483,819 Representing data having multi-dimensional input vectors and corresponding output element by piece-wise polynomials
Determining piece-wise polynomials which together would represent large data sets having multi-dimensional input vectors and corresponding output element. In an...
US-7,483,587 Iterative filtering for dithered imaging
Filtering image information to generate a dithered image includes receiving input image information corresponding to an image generated using a first array...
US-7,483,508 All-digital frequency synthesis with non-linear differential term for handling frequency perturbations
An all-digital frequency synthesizer architecture is built around a digitally controlled oscillator (DCO) that is tuned in response to a digital tuning word...
US-7,483,332 SRAM cell using separate read and write circuitry
The present invention provides circuitry for writing to and reading from an SRAM cell core, an SRAM cell, and an SRAM device. In one aspect, the circuitry...
US-7,483,216 Integrated TIR prism and lens element
An optical component includes a prism element adjacent to a lens element, where the two elements are separated by a small air gap. Elements of the optical...
US-7,483,199 Yokeless hidden hinge digital micromirror device with double binge layer
A micromirror array 110 fabricated on a semiconductor substrate 11. The array 110 is comprised of four operating layers 12, 13, 14, 15. An addressing layer 12 is...
US-7,483,198 Micromirror device and method for making the same
Disclosed herein is a micromirror device having in-plane deformable hinge to which a deflectable and reflective mirror plate is attached. The mirror plate...
US-7,483,126 Performance analyses of micromirror devices
The invention provides a method and apparatus for evaluating the product quality and performances of micromirror array devices through measurements of the...
US-7,483,043 Spatial-temporal multiplexing
A method and system for performing spatial temporal multiplexing using a multi-threshold mask. A mask generator (404) outputs a threshold value for each pixel of...
US-7,483,003 Drive circuit and display system with said drive circuit
The objective of this invention is to provide a drive circuit and display system that can efficiently transfer prescribed information indicating an abnormality...
US-7,482,883 Gain normalization of a digitally controlled oscillator in an all digital phase locked loop based transmitter
A novel mechanism for gain normalization of a digitally controlled oscillator (DCO) in an all digital phase locked loop (ADPLL)-based transmitter that is...
US-7,482,785 Transponder with oscillator peak voltage limit
A transponder device having an LC oscillator circuit, an energy storage capacitor and an integrated transponder circuit powered by energy from the storage...
US-7,482,214 Transistor design and layout for performance improvement with strain
The present invention facilitates semiconductor device fabrication and performance by providing a semiconductor device that can improve channel mobility for both...
US-7,480,488 Providing optimal uplink data rates to mobile stations when mobile networks send parameters controlling the...
The uplink data rate is dynamically adjusted in a mobile station according to the mobile station's ability to meet QoS (quality of service) requirements of...
US-7,480,089 Micromirror system with electrothermal actuator mechanism
The disclosed embodiments combine an electrothermal actuator system with an electrostatic attraction system, in order to orient bistable micromirrors in digital...
US-7,479,915 Comparator architecture
A comparator presents a linear load to input signals when providing a comparison output of two input signals. The comparator contains a transistor configured in...
US-7,479,912 Low-power high-performance audio DAC system including internal oscillator, FIFO memory, and ASRC
A low-power data conversion system for converting a serial digital data input signal (DIN) to an analog output signal (Vout) by generating the serial digital...
US-7,479,816 Generating multiple delayed signals of different phases from a reference signal using delay locked loop (DLL)
A delay locked loop (DLL) circuit in which situations of lock to multiple periods of a reference signal is determined by a lock detector using dummy delay...
US-7,479,770 System and method for driving a power field-effect transistor (FET)
A system and method is provided for driving a power field-effect transistor (FET). In one embodiment, a system comprises a control circuit that generates a...
US-7,479,675 Solid-state image pickup device and manufacturing method thereof
A solid-state image pickup device that can suppress the dark current with respect to the photo-electrons overflowing from the photodiode, as well as its...
US-7,479,668 Source/drain extension implant process for use with short time anneals
The present invention provides, in one embodiment, a process for fabricating a metal oxide semiconductor (MOS) device (100). The process includes forming a gate...
US-7,478,353 Non-uniform decoupling capacitor distribution for uniform noise reduction across chip
An embodiment of the present invention includes a method of providing a non-uniform distribution of decoupling capacitors to provide a more uniform noise level...
US-7,477,875 Built in loop back self test in design or on test board for transceivers
In a method and system for testing a transceiver communication device operating in a test mode, a transmitter output signal generated by a transmitter is...
US-7,477,846 Method of reducing control packet transmission rate for an optical wireless link
A method that does not rely on signal strength for detecting the presence of a broken optical wireless link. The method controls the packet transfer rate in a...
US-7,477,778 Sequential color reproduction method
An improved color processing method for use in imaging systems transforms the input color image components into an output set of color image components, at least...
US-7,477,714 Phase adjusting circuit for minimized irregularities at phase steps
An integrated phase adjusting circuit (12) for the generation of a clock output signal (CLK.sub.out) with a phase intermediate the phases of first and second...
US-7,477,551 Systems and methods for reading data from a memory array
One embodiment of the present invention includes a column multiplexer for accessing data from a memory array comprising an output node having a logic state that...
US-7,477,219 Micro-mirror and method
According to one embodiment of the present invention a method of reflecting light is disclosed including providing an element having a surface having an edge on...
US-7,477,158 Method and apparatus for brightness control of indication lights
A method for gradually increasing the brightness of an indicator light. An activation signal is received indicating that the indicator light should be lit. Upon...
US-7,477,090 Circuit characteristics controller
A circuit characteristics controller (10) changes the supply voltage to circuit (12) on the basis of the characteristics of at least one transistor in circuit...
US-7,476,976 Flip chip package with advanced electrical and thermal properties for high current designs
A QFN package and method of making same is provided comprising a substrate having a metal line extending from a connection element on a perimeter region of the...
US-7,476,961 Method and apparatus for forming a DMD window frame with molded glass
An improved method for fabricating a window frame/window piece assembly is disclosed in this application. A window frame having an opening in its inner portion...
US-7,476,960 System and method for improved auto-boating
According to one embodiment of the invention, a method for auto-boating includes supporting a tape substrate having first and second end portions on a boat,...
US-7,476,949 Low compressive TiN.sub.x materials and methods of making the same
Disclosed herein is a microelectromechanical device having a structural layer composed of a low stress TiN.sub.x layer and a method of making the same.
US-7,476,602 N.sub.2 based plasma treatment for enhanced sidewall smoothing and pore sealing porous low-k dielectric films
A method of forming a semiconductor device including forming a low-k dielectric material over a substrate, depositing a liner on a portion of the low-k...
US-7,476,597 Methods and systems for laser assisted wirebonding
The invention provides methods and systems for laser assisted wirebonding. One or more conditioning laser pulses are used to prepare a bonding surface for...
US-7,475,802 Method for low loop wire bonding
A method is provided for low loop wire bonding. The method includes forming a first bond between a first bonding ball disposed at an end of a first wire and a...
US-7,475,313 Unique pBIST features for advanced memory testing
This invention is new built-in self test instructions. A pointer register stores data identifying one bit of a data register. That bit determines whether the...
US-7,475,231 Loop detection and capture in the instruction queue
A system and a method to identify a conditional branch instruction having a program counter and a target address, and increment a loop count each time the...
US-7,475,172 Progressive extended compression mask for dynamic trace
This invention provides trace address compression by comparing respective bytes of a current trace address with a stored prior trace address. Only the least...
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