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Trench capacitor and corresponding method of production
The invention relates to a trench capacitor, in particular for use in a semiconductor memory cell, comprising a trench (2), embodied in a substrate (1), a first...
IC chip with nanowires
Arrangement of nanowires with PN junctions between bit lines and word lines are arranged as a ROM memory cell array. A number of the nanowires have dielectric...
Method for producing an electronic component, especially a memory chip
A method for producing an electronic component, especially a memory chip, using a laser-induced correction to equalize an integrated circuit by means of at least...
Chip card module
A chip card module having a carrier with contact areas. Arranged on the carrier lying opposite the contact areas is a semiconductor chip, which has an integrated...
A data transmission method and interface for interchanging data between a reader and a chip card, wherein the data transmission interface has a variable number...
Input circuit for an electronic circuit and a method for controlling the
reading-in of a data signal
The invention relates to a method for controlling the reading-in of a data signal at an input of an electrical circuit to an input latch with the aid of a clock...
Arrangement consisting of a program-controlled unit and a power chip
connected to it
An arrangement including a program-controlled unit and a power chip, the power chip connected to drive electric loads in accordance with load control data, and...
Integrated semiconductor memory
An integrated semiconductor memory includes a memory cell array having memory cells for storing a datum having a first and a second data value. An input datum...
Memory system and process for controlling a memory component to achieve
different kinds of memory...
According to the invention, a memory system, and a process for controlling a memory component, to achieve different kinds of memory characteristics on one and...
Viterbi decoder for decoding a received sequence of data symbols which are coded using a predetermined coding instruction is provided. The Viterbi decoder...
Receiver circuit, in particular for a mobile radio
A radio receiver with a low intermediate frequency has a first mixer stage that can be fed with a modulated input signal and at whose output a complex...
Method and system for transmitting data via a radio interface
Transmission data are transmitted via a radio interface between an analog telephone link and a user apparatus. A base station for a cordless telephone that is...
Sense amplifier connecting/disconnecting circuit arrangement and method
for operating such a circuit arrangement
An apparatus and method for operating a sense amplifier connecting/disconnecting circuit arrangement, in particular for a semiconductor memory device, including...
Subtractor circuit and power detector arrangement having that subtractor
A subtractor circuit which provides, at an output, a signal that is proportional to the difference, which is applied to the input, between two signal levels is...
Current sensing circuit
A circuit arrangement for detecting a load current through a load includes a main transistor, a sensing transistor through which a load current flows that is a...
Semiconductor memory device and method of production
An array of charge-trapping memory cells and pluralities of parallel wordlines and parallel bitlines running transversely to the wordlines are arranged on a...
DRAM memory having vertically arranged selection transistors
Memory cell having a trench capacitor that is constructed in a lower region of a substantially perpendicular trench hole, and which comprises an inner and an...
Method for forming three-dimensional structures on a substrate
A method of forming a resist layer on a non-planar surface of a substrate includes placing the non-planar surface into an electrophoretic resist. While the...
Semiconductor component, having a first chip arranged on a second chip, in which the first and second chips in each case have, on one of their main areas, first...
Method of forming magnetoresistive junctions in manufacturing MRAM cells
A method of forming a magnetoresistive junction in a process of manufacturing a magnetoresistive memory cell includes providing a semiconductor substrate having...
Memory module with a clock signal regeneration circuit and a register
circuit for temporarily storing the...
A semiconductor memory module includes a plurality of semiconductor memory chips and bus signal lines that supply an incoming clock signal and incoming command...
Signal conditioning arrangement and method of conditioning a signal
A signal conditioning arrangement includes a sensor arrangement for sensing a measured quantity and for outputting an output signal having a first or a second...
Method for equalization of a data signal taking account of interference
A method for equalization of a signal is provided, wherein the equalization is of a signal that is transmitted via a data channel based on the DF method. The...
Viterbi equalization using a table memory for provision of reconstructed
signal values for the calculation of...
In a method for equalization of a data signal based on the Viterbi algorithm, trellis contributions are first of all calculated for reconstructed signal values...
Multi-port memory cells
A memory array comprises memory cells of the dynamic type having a first and a second port. A cache memory is connected to the address and data paths of the...
Fuse resistance read-out circuit
Methods and apparatus for a more precise readout of fuse resistance than a conventional binary readout are provided. For some embodiments, a digital readout of...
Method and apparatus for an oscillator within a memory device
An apparatus for controlling generation of pulses for refresh operations of a memory device having a pad to transfer information and to receive signals from an...
A memory element having a first and second logic components, each having a first input, a second input, and an output. The first input of each of the logic...
System for analog-to-digital conversion
An analog-to-digital converter system converts an analog input signal into a digital output signal. The analog input signal is converted into a first digital...
Integrated amplifier, electronic communication unit with integrated
amplifier and method for operating the...
An integrated amplifier has a resonant circuit with a tuneable center frequency, in which the resonant circuit has at least one coil and at least one varactor...
Circuit arrangement for monitoring a voltage supply, and for reliable
locking of signal levels when the voltage...
A circuit arrangement for monitoring an external voltage supply (VBAT1, VBAT2) and for reliable locking of a signal (Z2), which is emitted from a logic circuit...
Memory card with connecting portions for connection to an adapter
Semiconductor devices having conductive lines with extended ends and methods of extending conductive line ends by a variable distance are disclosed. An end of a...
Semiconductor power device with charge compensation structure and
monolithic integrated circuit, and method for...
The invention relates to a semiconductor power device with charge compensation structure and monolithic integrated circuit, and method for fabricating it. In the...
Sensor arrangement for recording a radiation, computer tomograph
comprising said sensor arrangement and...
A sensor arrangement has a layer sequence that includes a holding substrate, an auxiliary layer, a detection layer and an insulating layer. The holding substrate...
Method for smoothing areas in structures by utilizing the surface tension
A method for smoothing areas of a structure made of a first material having a predetermined first glass transition temperature on a carrier includes the steps...
Method for fabricating a semiconductor device
The present invention relates to a method for fabricating a semiconductor device. In order to provide for a high carrier mobility in an active region of the...
Method for improving the mechanical properties of BOC module arrangements
The invention relates to a method for improving the mechanical properties of BOC module arrangements in which chips have 3D structures, solder balls, .mu....
Metal interconnect structure and method
In a method of fabricating a semiconductor device, a dielectric layer is formed over a conductive region. A dual damascene structure including a trench and a via...
Manufacturing method with self-aligned arrangement of solid body
electrolyte memory cells of minimum structure size
The object of providing a method for manufacturing solid body electrolyte memory cells or CB memory cells, respectively, which is suited for the simplified...
Semiconductor circuit device and a system for testing a semiconductor
Methods and apparatus for testing a semiconductor device. A testing interface is configured to interface with an external test apparatus and a device under test...
Memory having directed auto-refresh
A memory includes at least two memory banks, each memory bank including an array of memory cells including rows and columns. The memory includes a directed...
Integrated semiconductor memory device
An integrated semiconductor memory device includes a sense amplifier that is connected to a first bit line via a first output connection and is connected to a...
Integrated semiconductor memory device with adaptation of the evaluation
characteristic of sense amplifiers
An integrated semiconductor memory device includes memory cells which are connected to first sense amplifiers or second sense amplifiers via in each case one bit...
Inputting and outputting operating parameters for an integrated
semiconductor memory device
An integrated semiconductor memory device includes a control circuit with a mode register to store operating parameters, as well as further registers to store...
Switching converter having at least two converter stages
One embodiment of the invention relates to a switching converter having at least two converter stages, an output and an actuation circuit. The at least two...
Monolithically integrated power amplifier device
A monolithically integrated microwave frequency high power amplifier device comprises a plurality of transistors connected in a load modulation configuration...
Circuit arrangement for limiting a ringing current
A circuit arrangement for bidirectional current limiting comprises a first transistor, a second transistor, a first resistor, a first zener diode and a second...
Prestage for an off-chip driver (OCD)
A prestage for generating a control signal for an output driver of an integrated circuit, wherein the integrated circuit can be provided with a reference...
Receiver circuit arrangement having an inverter circuit
A receiver circuit arrangement includes a receiver circuit an input for receiving an input signal an output for outputting an output signal and an inverter...
Test circuitry wafer
Method and apparatus for testing a plurality of devices on a device wafer. One embodiment provides a test circuitry wafer having a first surface and a second...