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US-8,279,160 LED driving element, backlight device, and backlight device driving method
An LED driving element that can perform black line insertion display without increasing the clock frequency. LED driving element 11 has first and second shift...
US-8,278,980 Enhancement of power management using dynamic voltage and frequency scaling and digital phase lock loop high...
An apparatus for clock/voltage scaling includes a device power manager arranged to supply a scalable frequency clock to an interface; a delay-locked loop,...
US-8,278,898 Auto-tuning power supply
An apparatus for and method of automatically tuning a voltage regulation control loop for a digitally controlled switch mode power supply is provided. The...
US-8,278,889 Adaptive rectifier architecture and method for switching regulators
An adjustable compensation offset voltage is applied to a comparator to vary turn-off timing of a synchronous rectifier. A comparator output indicates when...
US-8,278,683 Lateral insulated gate bipolar transistor
Current density in an insulated gate bipolar transistor (L-IGBT) may be increased by adding a second gate, and the corresponding MOS transistors, to the source...
US-8,278,142 Combined metallic bonding and molding for electronic assemblies including void-reduced underfill
A method for forming electronic assemblies includes providing a plurality of IC die each having IC bonding conductors and a workpiece having workpiece bonding...
US-8,277,768 System and method for production of high purity silicon solids and solids therefrom
Systems and methods and resulting compositions of matter including silicon solids from a mixture of silicon and water. The mixture is collected at a collection...
US-8,276,030 Scan distributor and parallel scan paths with controlled output buffer
Scan distributor, collector, and controller circuitry connect to the functional inputs and outputs of core circuitry on integrated circuits to provide testing...
US-8,275,475 Method and system for estimating frequency and amplitude change of spectral peaks
Methods, digital systems, and computer readable media are provided for estimating change of amplitude and frequency in a digital audio signal by transforming a...
US-8,275,342 Downconversion mixer
At very high frequencies, generally above 100 GHz, the performance of traditional radio frequency (RF) circuitry begins to significantly limit performance. An...
US-8,275,046 Fast macroblock structure decision using SAD discrepancy and its prediction mode
The present invention is a method to accelerate the frame/field decision by estimating more suitable structure using SAD (sum of absolute difference) between...
US-8,275,012 Laser diode read driver
A first transistor produces a first voltage in response to a first current signal. A first resistor is coupled between the first transistor and a low voltage...
US-8,274,553 System and method for displaying stereoscopic digital motion picture images
In accordance with the teachings of the present invention, a system and method for displaying stereoscopic digital motion picture images are provided. In a...
US-8,274,140 Semiconductor chip package assembly with deflection-resistant leadfingers
The invention relates to leadframes and semiconductor chip package assemblies using leadframes, and to methods for their assembly. A disclosed embodiment of the...
US-8,274,131 Isolation trench with rounded corners for BiCMOS process
A semiconductor device comprising a first transistor device (130) on or in a semiconductor substrate (115) and a second transistor device (132) on or in the...
US-8,273,645 Method to attain low defectivity fully silicided gates
A method of forming fully silicided (FUSI) gates in MOS transistors which is compatible with wet etch processes used in source/drain silicide formation is...
US-8,273,623 Integrated high voltage capacitor having capacitance uniformity structures and a method of manufacture therefor
The present invention provides an integrated high voltage capacitor, a method of manufacture therefore, and an integrated circuit chip including the same. The...
US-8,273,523 By-die-exposure for patterning of holes in edge die
In accordance with the invention, there are semiconductor devices and methods of making semiconductor devices and holes. The method of making a semiconductor...
US-8,272,744 LED package having improved light coupling efficiency for an optical system and method of manufacture thereof
One aspect of an LED package, which is covered by this disclosure, includes at least two LED emitters located on a substrate wherein each of the at least two...
US-8,271,840 Multiplexer with serial and scan data inputs for scan path
The disclosure describes a novel method and apparatus for allowing response data output from the scan outputs of a circuit under test to be formatted and...
US-8,271,839 Link instruction register with resynchronization register
A test architecture accesses IP core test wrappers within an IC using a Link Instruction Register (LIR). An IEEE P1500 standard is in development for providing...
US-8,270,735 Shared error resiliency path through coefficient reordering
The method, system, and apparatus of a shared error resiliency path through coefficient reordering is disclosed. In on embodiment, determining that an input...
US-8,270,727 Reduced calculations in determining intra-prediction type method and system
The method, system, and apparatus of source statistics based intra prediction type is disclosed. In one embodiment, a method includes classifying a four-pixel...
US-8,270,518 Higher order multiple input, multiple output extension
A method of multiple input multiple output downlink communications including mapping complex-valued modulation symbols onto one or more transmission layers by...
US-8,270,378 Adaptive transmissions in wireless networks
A network includes an access point and a station. The station transmits to the access point a current clear-to-send packet at a current time during a current...
US-8,269,745 5-wire resistive touch screen pressure measurement circuit and method
A 5-wire touch screen system includes a touch screen (10) including a wiper (11) and a resistive layer (16) aligned with the wiper and first (UL), second (UR),...
US-8,269,661 Pipelined ADC having a three-level DAC elements
In conventional pipelined analog-to-digital converters (ADCs), it is common to employ digital-to-analog converters (DACs) in the ADC stages that use two-state...
US-8,269,570 Systems and methods of ripple reduction in a DC/DC converter
Systems and devices for ripple reduction in a DC/DC converter are presented. The disclosed systems and methods enable ripple reduction in discontinuous...
US-8,269,528 Timing skew error correction apparatus and methods
Apparatus and methods disclosed herein operate to compensate for skew between inverse phases (e.g., differential phases) of an analog signal appearing at the...
US-8,269,475 Class DH amplifier
A class DH amplifier is provided. The amplifier is generally comprised of a tracking power supply, a class D amplifier section, and a carrier generator. The...
US-8,269,430 Light-emitting diode controller
Light-emitting diode controller 10 contains voltage source circuit 33 for feeding voltage to the anode of light-emitting diode 13, current source circuit 34...
US-8,269,348 IC die including RDL capture pads with notch having bonding connectors or its UBM pad over the notch
An IC die includes active circuitry and I/O nodes tied together in first net and at least a second net. A first die pad and a second die pad adjacent thereto...
US-8,268,696 Alignment mark for opaque layer
An IC alignment mark in a contact metal layer for use under an opaque layer, and a process for forming the alignment mark, are disclosed. The alignment mark...
US-8,266,486 Preventing erroneous operation in a system which may enable unsupported features
This invention is a method of operating a system having multiple finite state machines and a controller controlling an operational state of each finite state...
US-8,266,464 Power controller, a method of operating the power controller and a semiconductor memory system employing the same
Embodiments of the present disclosure provide a power controller, a method of operating a power controller and a semiconductor memory system. In one embodiment,...
US-8,265,682 Scheduling request usage in DRX mode in wireless networks
A cell within cellular network includes user equipment (UE) that transmits data to a base station (eNB). When a UE does not have data to transmit, it may enter...
US-8,265,197 OFDM transmission methods in three phase modes
Systems and methods for power line transmission are disclosed in which transmitters and receivers are connected to one or more phases of the power line. At...
US-8,265,196 Noise injection circuit and method for signal processing
A signal processing circuit is configured to calculate a gain ratio to efficiently reduce a peak to average signal ratio for an input signal by identifying...
US-8,265,053 Configuration of rank indicator reporting instances
A method for setting a periodicity and an offset in rank indicator (RI) reporting in a user equipment in a wireless communication system receives a radio...
US-8,264,806 Electronic device including a protection circuit for a light-emitting device
An electronic device is provided that includes a protection circuit for a light-emitting device. The protection circuit comprises a first node adapted to be...
US-8,264,568 Image pickup device
This invention is an image pickup device that realizes a wide dynamic range while minimizing circuit area using a pixel array that can pick up a low-sensitivity...
US-8,264,391 Area efficient selector circuit
A signal converting system has a multi-segment digital to analog converter coupled to an error shaping loop. A control value is received at a vector processor...
US-8,264,281 Low-noise amplifier with tuned input and output impedances
A low-noise amplifier (LNA) includes a pair of transistors connected in a cascode configuration to provide amplification to an input signal. The LNA generates...
US-8,264,276 Low-noise amplifier
Traditionally, low-noise amplifiers or LNAs have been used in high frequency applications, but for very high frequency ranges (i.e., 60 GHz), building an LNA to...
US-8,264,211 Programmable power limiting for power transistor system
Various systems, methods and apparatuses are provided herein for limiting power dissipation in a switch. As one example, a method for limiting power dissipation...
US-8,264,200 Multi-cell power system controller
Various apparatuses and methods for detecting cell connection status of a multi-cell battery are disclosed herein. For example, some embodiments provide an...
US-8,264,055 CMOS thermoelectric refrigerator
A CMOS thermoelectric refrigerator made of an NMOS transistor and PMOS transistor connected in series through a cold terminal is disclosed. Active areas of the...
US-8,264,038 Buried floating layer structure for improved breakdown
A buried layer architecture which includes a floating buried layer structure adjacent to a high voltage buried layer connected to a deep well of the same...
US-8,263,306 Use of blended solvents in defectivity prevention
The present invention provides a blended solvent for solubilizing an ultraviolet photoresist. The blended solvent comprises a mixture of from about 5 vol % to...
US-8,261,144 Operating scan paths sequentially and capturing simultaneously
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...
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