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US-9,489,307 Multi domain bridge with auto snoop response
An asynchronous dual domain bridge is implemented between the cache coherent master and the coherent system interconnect. The bridge has 2 halves, one in each...
US-9,489,208 Operating a pipeline flattener in order to track instructions for complex breakpoints
A semiconductor device comprising a processor having a pipelined architecture and a pipeline flattener and a method for operating a pipeline flattener in a...
US-9,489,197 Highly efficient different precision complex multiply accumulate to enhance chip rate functionality in DSSS...
This invention is a digital signal processor capable of performing correlation of data with pseudo noise for code division multiple access (CDMA) decoding using...
US-9,489,098 Method, apparatus and system for level shifting of common mode voltage from input to output for capacitive...
A circuit for a level shifting of common mode voltage. The circuit includes a first amplifier, wherein the input of the first amplifier is coupled to a voltage...
US-9,489,093 Capacitive sensing apparatus and methods
One or more waveform generators impose an input waveform across touch sensor components. Phase shift detection logic measures a phase shift between the input...
US-9,487,397 Coatings for relatively movable surfaces
A device has a microelectromechanical system (MEMS) component with at least one surface and a coating disposed on at least a portion of the surface. The coating...
US-9,485,520 Parallel motion estimation in video coding
Methods for improved parallel motion estimation are provided that decouple the merging candidate list derivation and motion estimation for merge mode and skip...
US-9,485,506 Method and system for constraining slice header processing overhead in video coding
A method for encoding a picture of a video sequence in a bit stream that constrains slice header processing overhead is provided. The method includes computing...
US-9,484,979 Switching between transmit and receive modes in a wireless transceiver
A wireless transceiver decodes a receive signal to extract data contained in the receive signal. A processing block contained in the wireless transceiver then...
US-9,484,921 LVDS input circuit with comparators, or gate, and multiplexer
First and second devices may simultaneously communicate bidirectionally with each other using only a single pair of LVDS signal paths. Each device includes an...
US-9,484,913 Emulation of LED input characteristics in BICMOS process
An LED input emulator to interface a signal source designed for use with an LED optocoupler, to capacitive or other galvanic isolation circuitry, emulating LED...
US-9,484,858 Inductive coupled pass transistor quadrature voltage controlled oscillator
A quadrature voltage controlled oscillator (QVCO) for providing an oscillating output signal. The QVCO includes a first oscillating circuit for producing a...
US-9,484,630 Chip to dielectric waveguide interface for sub-millimeter wave communications link
In some developing interconnect technologies, such as chip-to-chip optical interconnect or metal waveguide interconnects, misalignment can be a serious issue....
US-9,484,614 Dielectric waveguide signal divider
A dielectric waveguide (DWG) has a longitudinal core member with a first dielectric constant value surrounded by a cladding with a cladding dielectric constant...
US-9,484,450 Integrated channel diode
A semiconductor device includes a vertical drift region over a drain contact region, abutted on opposite sides by RESURF trenches. A split gate is disposed over...
US-9,484,435 MOS transistor with varying channel width
One embodiment of the invention relates to a semiconductor device formed over a semiconductor body. In this device, source and drain regions are formed in the...
US-9,484,095 TCAM providing efficient move contents operation
An embodiment of the invention includes a Ternary Content Addressable Memory (TCAM) that includes a group of TCAM block. Each TCAM block stores a number of...
US-9,483,638 Method and system for preventing unauthorized processor mode switches
A system comprising a processor adapted to activate multiple security levels for the system and a monitoring device coupled to the processor and employing...
US-9,483,429 Unified input/output controller for integrated wireless devices
A novel and useful apparatus for and method of a unified IO controller well suited for use in integrated wireless devices incorporating multiple functions. The...
US-9,483,065 Power regulation with load detection
One embodiment of the present invention includes a power regulator system. The system includes a power stage configured to provide an output voltage to a load...
US-9,482,718 Integrated circuit
Integrated circuits and methods for testing integrated circuits are disclosed herein. An embodiment of an integrated circuit includes a microprocessor and...
US-9,482,717 Wafer scale testing using a 2 signal JTAG interface
Testing of die on wafer is achieved by; (1) providing a tester with the capability of externally communicating JTAG test signals using simultaneously...
US-9,481,572 Optical electronic device and method of fabrication
An optical electronic device and method that forms cavities through an interposer wafer after bonding the interposer wafer to a window wafer. The cavities are...
US-RE46,193 Distributed power control for controlling power consumption based on detected activity of logic blocks
An embedded megamodule and an embedded CPU enable power-saving through a combination of hardware and software. The CPU configures the power-down controller...
US-9,479,932 ID-based control unit-key fob pairing
A key fob includes a transceiver to send and receive signals, a memory to store a key fob identification (KFID), and a processor coupled to said transceiver and...
US-9,479,882 Initial command to switch transistors disconnecting keys from microphone line
An audio accessory key detection system (40) includes a host circuit (2-3) coupled to communicate via a microphone line (7) with an accessory circuit (3-3) in...
US-9,479,867 Method and circuitry for direction of arrival estimation using microphone array with a sharp null
A device is configured for identifying a direction of a sound. The device includes a controller comprising circuitry. The circuitry is configured to receive a...
US-9,479,366 IIR DFE updating gain and time constants using LMS equations
A method for adapting a mixed signal Infinite Impulse Response (IIR) Decision Feedback Equalizer (DFE) using pivot taps and monitor taps is disclosed. The...
US-9,479,186 Gain and offset correction in an interpolation ADC
In described examples, an analog to digital converter (ADC) includes a main ADC and a reference ADC. The main ADC generates a zone information signal and a...
US-9,479,134 Position detecting system
A position detecting system detects and responds to the movement of a target through a sensing domain area of a plane. The movement causes the amount of the...
US-9,478,510 Self-aligned under bump metal
An integrated circuit including a self-aligned under bump metal pad formed on a top metal interconnect level in a connection opening in a dielectric layer, with...
US-9,477,626 2-pin interface with data input, data output, address match input
A two pin communication interface bus and control circuits are used with circuit boards, integrated circuits, or embedded cores within integrated circuits. One...
US-9,477,246 Low dropout voltage regulator circuits
In an embodiment, a voltage regulator is disclosed. The voltage regulator circuit includes a switch, a first feedback circuit and a second feedback circuit. The...
US-9,476,942 Divided scan path cells with first and state hold multiplexers
Scan architectures are commonly used to test digital circuitry in integrated circuits. The present disclosure describes a method of adapting conventional scan...
US-9,476,941 Low power Scan-BIST test data generator and compactor pass/fail output
A Scan-BIST architecture is adapted into a low power Scan-BIST architecture. A generator 102, compactor 106, and controller 110 remain the same as in the known...
US-9,476,933 Apparatus and methods for qualifying HEMT FET devices
A method includes coupling a gate pulse generator to a gate terminal of a power transistor device under test, coupling a drain pulse generator to a drain...
US-9,474,055 Allocation and logical to physical mapping of scheduling request indicator channel in wireless networks
A method for allocating resources for a scheduling request indicator (SRI) is disclosed. An SRI cycle period for use by user equipment (UE) within a cell is...
US-9,474,035 Computer generated sequences for downlink and uplink signals in wireless communication systems
The present disclosure provides a base station transmitter, a user equipment transmitter and methods of operating the base station and user equipment...
US-9,473,792 Method and system to improve the performance of a video encoder
Method and system to improve the performance of a video encoder. The method includes processing an initial video signal in a front-end image pre-processor to...
US-9,473,784 Sample adaptive offset (SAO) filtering in video coding
A method for sample adaptive offset (SAO) filtering of largest coding units (LCUs) of a video frame in an SAO component is provided that includes receiving, by...
US-9,473,782 Loop filtering managing storage of filtered and unfiltered pixels
A video encoder comprises a loop filter to filter luminance and chrominance pixel values, first and second loop filter working buffers accessible to the loop...
US-9,473,769 Method and system for reducing slice header parsing overhead in video coding
A method for encoding a picture of a video sequence in a bit stream that reduces slice header parsing overhead is provided. The method includes determining...
US-9,473,219 Enabling coordinated multi-point reception
This invention measures the propagation delay .tau..sub.1 between the user equipment and a first cooperating unit and the propagation delay .tau..sub.2 between...
US-9,473,155 Software reconfigurable digital phase lock loop architecture
A novel and useful apparatus for and method of software based phase locked loop (PLL). The software based PLL incorporates a reconfigurable calculation unit...
US-9,473,140 Series arranged multiplexers specification support enablement circuit and method
Several circuits and methods that may be implemented to enable specification support of a plurality of interface components in an IC are disclosed. In an...
US-9,473,092 Reconfigurable amplifier
An amplifier receives a differential signal and, in response, generates a first negative input current and a first positive input current. In a first operating...
US-9,473,078 Tunable power amplifier with wide frequency range
A circuit includes an amplifier configured to amplify an input signal and generate an output signal. The circuit also includes a tuning network configured to...
US-9,473,023 Switched mode assisted linear regulator with seamless transition between power tracking configurations
A Switch Node Assisted Linear architecture, including a linear amplifier in parallel with a switched converter, is configurable in two tracking modes: (a) a...
US-9,472,840 Dielectric waveguide comprised of a core, a cladding surrounding the core and cylindrical shape conductive...
A dielectric waveguide (DWG) has a dielectric core member that has a length L and an oblong cross section. The core member has a first dielectric constant...
US-9,472,571 Isolated semiconductor layer over buried isolation layer
An integrated circuit may be formed by forming an isolation recess in a single-crystal silicon-based substrate. Sidewall insulators are formed on sidewalls of...
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