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US-7,499,848 Scripting support for an emulator
An emulation system that allows a user to create a script is provided. The emulation system emulates a handheld computing device, such as a calculator, on an...
US-7,499,505 Trellis decoding with finite constellation boundaries
System and method for improving trellis decoding in communications systems with finite constellation boundaries. A preferred embodiment for a received point of a...
US-7,499,487 System and method to mitigate interference in DSL systems
Systems and methods are disclosed for determining mitigating noise in multi-pair communication system. A receiver coordinated system can include an error...
US-7,499,368 Variable clocking read capture for double data rate memory devices
A system comprising a first double data rate (DDR) memory device, a second DDR memory device coupled to the first DDR memory device, the second DDR memory device...
US-7,499,354 Method for testing transistors having an active region that is common with other transistors and a testing...
The present invention provides a method for testing an electrical property of one or more functionally separate transistors located within an active region that...
US-7,499,065 Asymmetrical switching delay compensation in display systems
A method and apparatus of the present invention is particularly for use in display systems having spatial light modulators in which the pixels present...
US-7,499,030 Graphics initialization for wireless display devices
A method of optimizing bandwidth of a wireless link between a display device and an image data player. The display device is configured with one or more features...
US-7,498,890 Continuous reversible gear shifting mechanism
A novel gear shifting mechanism operative to adjust the loop gain of a phase locked loop (PLL) circuit in a continuous and reversible manner. The loop gain can...
US-7,498,879 Summing comparator for higher order class D amplifiers
The summing comparator includes: a first integrator; a second integrator for receiving an output of the first integrator; and a comparator for switching when the...
US-7,498,870 Adaptive voltage control for performance and energy optimization
A device for adaptively controlling a voltage supplied to circuitry in substantially close proximity to the device, comprising a processing module, a first...
US-7,498,862 Switch for handling terminal voltages exceeding control voltage
A switch provided between a first terminal and a second terminal with a varying cross terminal voltage. The switch contains two transistors, with the source...
US-7,498,690 System and method for regulating power in a multiple-output switching converter
A system and method is provided for supplying power to multiple outputs in a switching converter. One embodiment of the present invention includes a ...
US-7,498,654 Transistor apparatus
A transistor apparatus includes a silicon substrate and a barrier structure extending substantially from generally adjacent the silicon substrate to a locus...
US-7,498,652 Non-uniformly doped high voltage drain-extended transistor and method of manufacture thereof
The present invention provides, in one embodiment, a transistor (100). The transistor (100) comprises a doped semiconductor substrate (105) and a gate structure...
US-7,498,648 Mirror-based projection system with a programmable control unit for controlling a spatial light modulator
A projection system is disclosed herein. The projection system employs a spatial light modulator comprising an array of individually addressable pixels for...
US-7,498,639 Integrated BiCMOS semiconductor circuit
An integrated BiCMOS semiconductor circuit has active moat areas in silicon. The active moat areas include electrically active components of the semiconductor...
US-7,498,264 Method to obtain fully silicided poly gate
The present invention provides a method of fabricating a microelectronics device. In one aspect, the method comprises forming a spacer material 160 over gate...
US-7,498,219 Methods for reducing capacitor dielectric absorption and voltage coefficient
Semiconductor devices and fabrication methods are provided in which a capacitor dielectric is provided with phosphorus or other n-type dopants through...
US-7,498,203 Thermally enhanced BGA package with ground ring
The invention provides thermally enhanced BGAs and methods for their fabrication with a ground ring suitable for operably coupling to either the frontside or...
US-7,496,930 Accessing device driver memory in programming language representation
In some embodiments, a storage medium comprises application software that performs one or more operations and that directly manages a device. The application...
US-7,496,822 Apparatus and method for responding to data retention loss in a non-volatile memory unit using error checking...
In a non-volatile memory unit such as a flash memory unit, the degradation of charge can result in an error during a read operation. By using the error checking...
US-7,496,360 Multi-function telephone
A wireless mobile telephone for connecting to multiple networks that includes a cellular module for routing calls through a cellular telephone network, a...
US-7,496,154 Power and area efficient receiver circuit having constant hysteresis for noise rejection
A hysteresis receiver containing two inverters and a logic controller. The inverters are implemented with threshold voltages equaling Vil and Vih, which together...
US-7,496,134 Computationally and memory efficient tone ordering scheme
An integrated circuit 18 is provided that includes a memory 32 and a memory modification component 33. The memory 32 maintains a bits count, a gain, and a tone...
US-7,495,749 Rapid method for sub-critical fatigue crack growth evaluation
In a method and system for evaluating sub-critical fatigue crack growth in a semiconductor device, a plurality of energy pulses generated by an energy source are...
US-7,495,589 Circuit and method for gain error correction in ADC
Gain errors are corrected in an ADC chip including an integrator (17), a comparator (30), and a digital filter (37) by storing a gain-adjusted LSB size based on...
US-7,495,508 Switched capacitor notch filter circuits
Switched capacitor notch filter circuits are disclosed. An example switched capacitor notch filter circuit described herein includes a switched capacitor...
US-7,495,458 Probe card and temperature stabilizer for testing semiconductor devices
One aspect of the invention provides an apparatus that includes a probe card having probe needles associated therewith. A temperature stabilizer element is...
US-7,495,429 Apparatus and method for test, characterization, and calibration of microprocessor-based and digital signal...
A circuit board with a processing unit and a delay line with a controllable number of delay elements fabricated thereon includes apparatus for testing and...
US-7,494,905 Method for preparing a source material including forming a paste for ion implantation
The present invention provides, for use in a semiconductor manufacturing process, a method (100) of preparing an ion-implantation source material. The method...
US-7,494,882 Manufacturing a semiconductive device using a controlled atomic layer removal process
A method for manufacturing a semiconductive device comprising forming a mask for a semiconductive device structure over a layer of a semiconductor substrate and...
US-7,494,829 Identification of outlier semiconductor devices using data-driven statistical characterization
Systems and methods for identification of outlier semiconductor devices using data-driven statistical characterization are described herein. At least some...
US-7,493,575 Method for generating and evaluating a table model for circuit simulation
A method for generating and evaluating a table model for circuit simulation in N dimensions employing mathematical expressions for modeling a device. The table...
US-7,493,539 Separately controlled scan paths of functional registers providing stimulus/response data
Plural scan test paths (401) are provided to reduce power consumed during testing such as combinational logic (101). A state machine (408) operates according to...
US-7,493,538 Low power scan process with connected stimulus and scan paths
Scan architectures are commonly used to test digital circuitry in integrated circuits. The present invention describes a method of adapting conventional scan...
US-7,493,537 Propagation test strobe circuitry with boundary scan circuitry
A Propagation Test instruction, a Decay Test instruction and a Cycle Test instruction provide testing of DC and AC interconnect circuits between circuits...
US-7,493,536 IC input memory with dual data and dual control inputs
An electronic integrated circuit includes a signal path connected between the functional logic and an external input terminal, which signal path includes a...
US-7,493,535 JTAG circuit transferring data between devices on TCK terminals
The present disclosure describes using the JTAG Tap's TMS and/or TCK terminals as general purpose serial Input/Output (I/O) Manchester coded communication...
US-7,493,476 Method and system for obtaining an immediate operand of a bytecode for use by a micro-sequence
A processor is provided that includes decode logic coupled to an instruction cache and a micro-sequence vector table including entries for each bytecode in an...
US-7,492,915 Dynamic sound source and listener position based audio rendering
This invention describes the use of dynamic sound source and listener position (DSSLP) based audio rendering to achieve high quality audio effects using only a...
US-7,492,848 Method and apparatus for efficient multi-stage FIR filters
An interpolation filter without a FIFO memory is configured as a cascade arrangement of simpler interpolation sub-filters that are operated in reverse order. The...
US-7,492,843 Method of synchronization for packet based, OFDM wireless systems with multiple receive chains
A system for synchronizing a wireless receiver is provided. The system includes a first antenna (101a) and a second antenna (101b) to receive wireless signals...
US-7,492,799 Light-emitting element driver
The bias current of a current injection-type light-emitting element is set very close to the threshold current, and to guarantee a stable optical output and...
US-7,492,736 System and method for access and management of beacon periods in distributed wireless networks
The present application describes a system and method of managing beacon periods in a distributed wireless network. According to an embodiment, devices move...
US-7,492,703 Noise analysis in a communication system
A system is provided to automatically estimate performance of a receiver for receiving input signals, the input signals having a carrier frequency and a baud...
US-7,492,702 Versatile system for optimizing data fragmentation in digital communications
The present invention provides a versatile system for optimizing data fragmentation in a digital communications--particularly OFDM communications--system. A...
US-7,492,217 On-the-fly introduction of inter-channel delay in a pulse-width-modulation amplifier
A multiple-channel audio processor (10) and an associated plurality of power stages (22) in an audio system are disclosed. The audio processor (10) includes a...
US-7,492,108 System and method for driving light-emitting diodes (LEDs)
System and method for improving efficiency in driving LEDs. A preferred embodiment comprises a switch current regulator coupled to a current control signal...
US-7,491,970 IC with comparator receiving expected and mask data from pads
Test circuits located on semiconductor die enable a tester to test a plurality of die/ICs in parallel by inputting both stimulus and response patterns to the...
US-7,491,635 Method for forming a fully silicided gate and devices obtained thereof
A method for manufacturing a MOSFET device with a fully silicided (FUSI) gate is described. This method may be used to prevent formation of shorts between the...
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