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Device and method for soldering contacts on semiconductor chips
A device for soldering contacts on semiconductor chips. A chip is held on a chip mount by a chuck and is heated from a side facing away from the wafer by means...
Measuring device with a microsensor and method for producing the same
A measuring apparatus includes at least one microsensor having at least two chambers filled with a gas. The chambers are connected to one another by at least one...
Method and apparatus for the memory self-test of embedded memories in
Method for the memory self-test of embedded memories (2, 3, 4) in semiconductor chips (1), a memory address range (8) being assigned to a memory (2) to be tested...
A splitter circuit (19) serves to combine on the transmission side signals which are to be transmitted in different frequency bands (A-C), as well as to separate...
Integrated circiut arrangement
Integrated circuit arrangement having first and second signal input pads, to which a differential input signal is applied, and first and second signal outputs,...
Optical determination of resistivity of phase change materials
A system includes a non-contacting optical measurement instrument and a controller. The non-contacting optical measurement instrument is configured to obtain a...
Method of fabricating a bottle trench and a bottle trench capacitor
A method of fabricating a bottle trench and a bottle trench capacitor. The method including: providing a substrate; forming a trench in the substrate, the trench...
Logic basic cell and logic basic cell arrangement
Logic basic cell and logic basic cell arrangement having a plurality of logic basic cells. A logic basic cell includes at least six data signal inputs, a first...
System for testing digital components
In order to test digital modules with functional elements, these are divided into test units (3) which respectively have inputs and outputs. Alternating test...
On chip diagnosis block with mixed redundancy
On chip diagnosis method and on chip diagnosis block with mixed redundancy (IO redundancy and word-register redundancy) is provided. During a BIST (Built-In Self...
Semiconductor memory module
The invention relates to a semiconductor memory module having a plurality of memory chips arranged in at least one row and at least one buffer chip which drives...
Device for processing signals in a mobile station
A device for processing signals may be designed as a transmitting and receiving arrangement or exclusively as a receiving arrangement, and has a baseband...
Nonvolatile memory cell and methods for operating a nonvolatile memory
A nonvolatile memory cell (1) can be integrated in space-saving fashion into a semiconductor circuit (10) intended for volatile storage with the aid of volatile...
Mask set having separate masks to form different regions of integrated
circuit chips, exposure system including...
A mask set for the production of integrated circuit chips, wherein a first mask has first features that form inner cell regions and a second mask has second...
Smart time tire monitoring system
A tire monitoring system and associated method includes a plurality of tire sensor modules configured to transmit tire data in a wireless fashion at a...
Arrangement and method for testing a capacitance array in an integrated
An arrangement for testing a plurality of capacitances in a capacitance array of an integrated circuit includes a power supply and a means for cyclically...
Integrated magnetic sensor component
A sensor component used to measure a magnetic field strength is disclosed. In one embodiment, the sensor component contains a plurality of leads and a sensor...
Floating gate memory cell with a metallic source/drain and gate, and
method for manufacturing such a floating...
Floating gate memory cell having a first layer with first and second source/drain regions and a channel region arranged between and next to the first and second...
Package for semiconductor components and method for producing the same
The invention relates to a packaging for semiconductor components such as FBGA packages in BOC technology or the like, wherein at least the back and the lateral...
Metal article intended for at least partially coating with a substance and
a method for producing the same
A metal article intended for at least partially coating with a substance, which includes a metal solder, a plastic, a glass, or a ceramic. The metal article...
Chip card and chip card security device
The invention relates to a chip card security device, a procedure to be used in securing a chip card, as well as a chip card (1), comprising: at least one memory...
Method for setting a second rank address from a first rank address in a
A method for setting an address of a rank in a memory module having a number of memory chips distributed along a byte lane includes setting the first memory chip...
Method and apparatus for calibration of an on-chip temperature sensor
within a memory device
According to embodiments of the present invention, an automatic trim or calibration for a temperature sensor of a chip or memory device is performed on that...
Memory having parity generation circuit
A memory includes a column segment including memory cells along word lines, and a parity generation circuit configured to receive a first serial data stream of...
Semiconductor memory component and method for testing semiconductor memory
A semiconductor component and method of testing a semiconductor component is disclosed. The invention relates to the parallel testing of semiconductor memory...
ESD protection structure with lower maximum voltage
A semiconductor structure for protecting integrated circuits from ESD pulses includes a semiconductor substrate of a first conductivity type and with a first...
Method for the production of an integrated circuit bar arrangement
comprising a metal nitride layer and...
The document explains, inter alia, a method in which a titanium nitride layer is removed by wet chemical means (106). Following removal of the titanium nitride,...
Method and apparatus for monitoring precision of water placement alignment
A method for monitoring precision of placement of semiconductor wafers in a semiconductor processing apparatus includes measuring thickness of an insulating film...
Method of forming dual interconnects in manufacturing MRAM cells
A method of forming dual interconnects in a magnetoresistive memory cell includes: providing an intermediate product including: a metallization layer including...
Switch mode power supply with reduced switching losses
The invention relates to a switching transistor presenting reduced switching losses. In the switching transistor, output capacitance is very high when...
Method and apparatus for checking output signals of an integrated circuit
Apparatus and method for checking output signals of an integrated circuit are provided. One embodiment provides a method for checking whether signals are output...
CMOS-process compatible high-DC surface coating for capacitive detection
and stimulation of biological tissues
Biochip for capacitive stimulation and/or detection of biological tissues. The biochip has a carrier structure, at least one stimulation and/or sensor device,...
RF front-end receiver
An RF front-end receiver comprises a low noise amplifier and a local oscillator driver, which are connected to respective input ports of a mixer which comprises...
Method for wireless data interchange between circuit units within a
package, and circuit arrangement for...
Method for wireless data interchange between circuit units within a package, and circuit arrangement for performing the method. The invention provides a circuit...
Methods of DDR receiver read re-synchronization
A method for reading data is provided. The method includes generating two or more pulses from a first clock signal by which the data to be read is received,...
Voltage supply circuit, in particular for a DRAM memory circuit, as well
as a method for controlling a supply...
A voltage supply circuit for providing an internal supply voltage in an integrated circuit is provided. The voltage supply circuit comprises a supply source for...
Device and procedure for measuring memory cell currents
The invention relates to a procedure and a device for measuring memory cell currents, in particular for non-volatile memory components, where the device has a...
Apparatus and method for spectrally shaping a reference clock signal
Clock signal jitter detection circuit for detecting a clock signal jitter in a reference clock signal (CLK), having a switched-capacitor reference ...
Correction of static mismatch errors in a D/A converter
Methods, articles of manufacture and systems for the correction of static mismatch errors in D/A converters, where an input word, being the digital ...
Differential driver circuit
A current-saving differential wideband driver circuit comprises a differential input amplifier for amplifying a differential input signal to produce a...
Device for setting a clock delay
A device for setting a clock delay is proposed, wherein delayed output clock signals are generated with the aid of delaying means by delaying an input clock...
Drive circuit for a fluorescent lamp with a diagnosis circuit, and method
for diagnosis of a fluorescent lamp
A drive circuit for at least one fluorescent lamp has a half-bridge circuit for production of a supply voltage a resonant tuned circuit coupled to the...
Semiconductor component and corresponding fabrication/mounting method
A semiconductor component (1) has a substrate (21) and a structure (22, 23) formed from semiconductor/insulator/conductor layers (24 to 26) on/in the substrate...
Self-aligned V0-contact for cell size reduction
An FeRAM comprising includes a ferroelectric material sandwiched between a top electrode and a bottom electrode. A V0-contact provides an electrical connection...
Method for patterning a semiconductor component
In a method for patterning a semiconductor component a first cover layer is applied to a first region and a second region of a semiconductor component being...
Method for production of a standard cell arrangement, and apparatus for
carrying out the method
A standard cell arrangement can be produced by automatically determining a distance between at least two standard cells in at least one standard cell row. The...
The present invention relates to a memory arrangement having a controller and having at least one memory device. Data signals, control signals and address...
Method and apparatus for reducing the crest factor of a signal
A method and apparatus for reducing the crest factor of a signal uses a plurality of partial correction signals having respective predetermined frequencies. For...
Method for determining an optimal absorber stack geometry of a
lithographic reflection mask
The present invention relates to a method for determining an optimal absorber stack geometry of a lithographic reflection mask comprising a reflection layer and...
Interleaving circuit for a multiband OFDM transceiver
Interleaving circuit for a multiband OFDM (orthogonal frequency division multiplexing) transceiver of a ultra wide band wireless personal access network...