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Sensing of memory integrated circuits
A memory IC having improved sensing during reads is disclosed. The IC includes the use of first and second reference voltages for sensing to compensate for...
Covering element for subassemblies
A covering element for covering subassemblies having a substrate and at least one component disposed thereon and to be protected, in particular, a semiconductor...
Circuit configuration for setting the input resistance and the input
capacitance of an integrated semiconductor...
An RC network is integrated in a semiconductor circuit chip and is connected between an input pad or pin and a ground node coupled to a substrate of the chip....
Apparatus and method for the parallel and independent testing of
voltage-supplied semiconductor devices
An apparatus for the parallel and independent testing of a plurality of semiconductor devices disposed on a wafer, in which the semiconductor devices are in each...
Contact spring configuration for contacting a semiconductor wafer and
method for producing a contact spring...
A contact spring configuration for contacting semiconductor wafers is provided. At least one strip-type contact spring is provided on a substrate. The contact...
Digital magnetic memory cell device
A digital magnetic memory cell device for read and/or write operations has a soft-magnetic read and/or write layer system formed of at least one soft-magnetic...
Integrated semiconductor memory and method for reducing leakage currents in
an integrated semiconductor
An integrated semiconductor memory can include a plurality of subcircuit blocks arranged on nonoverlapping area sections. The subcircuit blocks each have a block...
Trench transistors and methods for fabricating trench transistors
A trench transistor has a source zone introduced from a doped spacer into a body region and a channel running vertically along the insulation layer of the...
OPTO-electronic assembly having detectors for converting optical signals
The opto-electronic assembly receiving optical signals. Two detectors, each with an optically active area, convert optical signals into electrical signals. Two...
Methods for fabricating a contact for an integrated circuit
According to one embodiment, a method for fabricating a contact is provided. The method can include a step of depositing a Ti layer in order to completely fill a...
Electronic device configured as a multichip module, leadframe, panel with
leadframe positions, and method for...
An electronic device has, as a multichip module, two or more semiconductor chips that are integrated into a leadframe such that a placement side of the leadframe...
Method for carrying out a rule-based optical proximity correction with
simultaneous scatter bar insertion
Lithographic fabrication of a microelectronic component is performed with the aid of OPC and a scatter bar structure. At least one scatter bar in applied on a...
Method of improving the quality of soldered connections
The invention relates to a method for improving the quality of soldered connections between large-area SMD components and wiring carriers, in the case of which...
Electronic driver circuit for directly modulated semiconductor lasers
An electronic driver circuit for a directly modulated semiconductor laser has a first circuit for generating a constant current and second circuit for modulating...
Voltage generator arrangement
A voltage generator arrangement supplies a largely constant output voltage with a high current driver capability. A bandgap reference circuit is downstream from...
Semiconductor fuse device
An increased number of fuses per area are provided in this semiconductor device while complying with the predetermined distance between the fuses. The device...
Layer arrangement, memory cell, memory cell arrangement and method for
producing a layer arrangement
The invention relates to a layer arrangement, a memory cell, a memory cell arrangement and a method for producing a layer arrangement. The layer arrangement has...
POLY-O-HYDROXYAMIDES, POLYBENZOXAZOLES, PROCESSES FOR PRODUCING
POLY-O-HYDROXYAMIDES, PROCESSES FOR PRODUCING...
Poly-o-hydroxyamides are cyclicized to obtain polybenzoxazoles. The poly-o-hydroxyamides provide effective filling of trenches. In particular, the...
Method for locally heating a region in a semiconductor substrate
A method is proposed for locally heating a region that is disposed in a substrate. A substrate is provided and at least one region is produced in the substrate...
Process for modifying resist structures and resist films from the aqueous
A process for chemically amplifying structured resists includes applying a chemically amplified resist to a substrate and structuring it in a customary manner....
Chemical mechanical polishing (CMP) process using fixed abrasive pads
A semiconductive wafer having a layer of conductive material formed thereon is polished. The semiconductor wafer is rotated against an abrasive polishing pad. A...
Test structure for determining the electrical loadability of contacts
A test structure can be used to determine the electrical loadability of contacts. This structure includes a first interconnect line and a second interconnect...
Method for testing circuit units to be tested with increased data
compression for burn-in
The invention creates a method for testing circuit units (100) to be tested, in which test output signals (107a-107n) can be combined, where test input signals...
Method and device for testing a memory circuit
A method for testing a memory circuit selects each cell in a region of a cell array as a target cell and performs a test cycle which includes selecting the...
METHOD FOR PROCESSING DATA REPRESENTING PARAMETERS RELATING TO A PLURALITY
OF COMPONENTS OF AN ELECTRICAL...
A method for processing first data representing parameters relating to several components of an electrical circuit provides an associated first data record for...
Using FeRam/MRAM cells having a high degree of flexibility and compact
construction and method of operating the...
A memory device is configured to guarantee a high degree of flexibility and a compact construction. To this end, the existing plate line device of the memory...
Semiconductor device having semiconductor memory with sense amplifier
A semiconductor device comprises a memory cell array, bit line, /bit line complementary to the bit line, reference voltage generating circuit and sense...
Electroabsorption modulator, modulator laser device and method for
producing an electroabsorption modulator
Electroabsorption modulator (100) having a layer sequence of at least five sequential layers, having at least one light absorption layer (106) which is arranged...
Method and apparatus for aerial image improvement in projection lithography
using a phase shifting aperture
A plate 50 for projection lithography comprising a first opaque region 54 located at the center of the plate 50 and a second opaque region 56 formed at the outer...
Sigma-delta converter arrangement
The invention discloses a sigma-delta converter arrangement with a forward path including an amplifier and a quantizer with a clock input, and a feedback path...
Demodulation circuit and demodulation method
Two capacitors are provided for demodulating an amplitude-modulated signal and can be supplied with a signal that is rectified by a diode and that is at a...
Method for testing wafers to be tested and calibration apparatus
The invention provides a method for testing wafers (101) to be tested in a test device (100), in which the test device (100) can be calibrated, at least one...
Electronic component with flexible contacting pads and method for producing
the electronic component
An electronic component has an electronic circuit and a rubber-elastic elevation. The rubber-elastic elevation is formed of an insulating rubber-elastic material...
Multibit non-volatile memory and method
A memory is described having a semiconductor substrate of a first conductivity type, a first and a second junction region of a second conductivity type, whereby...
Avoiding shorting in capacitors
A capacitor structure having a capacitor with a top electrode, a bottom electrode, and a capacitor dielectric layer between the top and bottom electrodes is...
Device for optical and/or electrical data transmission and/or processing
A device for optical and/or electrical data transmission and/or processing has at least one electrical component, at least one optoelectronic component...
Measuring configuration and method for measuring a critical dimension of at
least one feature on a...
A scanning electron microscope is integrated in a common measuring configuration with at least one device for the angle-dependent measuring of the scattering or...
Method for fabricating an integrated semiconductor configuration with the
aid of thermal oxidation, related...
A method for fabricating an integrated semiconductor configuration includes generating a polycrystalline layer at a surface of a base layer and doping the...
Method for forming TTO nitride liner for improved collar protection and TTO
A structure and method which enables the deposit of a thin nitride liner just before Trench Top Oxide TTO (High Density Plasma) HDP deposition during the...
Method for writing to the magnetoresistive memory cells of an integrated
magnetoresistive semiconductor memory
An integrated magnetoresisitive semiconductor memory configuration has MRAM memory cells located at crossover points of selection lines that are embedded in...
Method for connecting circuit devices
A method of connecting a first and second circuit device includes providing a first circuit device having a first main area and a second circuit device having a...
Test structure for determining a short circuit between trench capacitors in
a memory cell array
A test structure allows determining a short circuit between trench capacitors in a memory cell array in which the trench capacitors are arranged in matrix form....
Method of exposing a semiconductor wafer in an exposer
A method for exposing a semiconductor wafer in an exposer includes applying a first resist layer on a layer covering an alignment mark. A microscope measuring...
Zero insertion force mount for fixing and making contact with circuit
subassemblies on a substrate
A zero insertion force mount for fixing and making contact with circuit subassemblies on a substrate has a plurality of holding devices for holding the circuit...
Apparatus for populating transport tapes
An apparatus and a method for populating transport tapes with electronic components includes a mold support having at least one recess over which a flat plastic...
Method for testing a device and a test configuration including a device
with a test memory
A test configuration that includes a device and a method for testing the device in which test results determined during the testing of the device are stored in a...
Assembly comprising a plurality of mask containers, manufacturing system
for manufacturing semiconductor...
The present invention relates to a system for the manufacture of semiconductor devices by lithography, and in particular to an assembly of mask containers for...
Apparatus and method for sub-chip offset correlation in spread-spectrum
An embodiment of the present invention described in the specification and the drawings is an apparatus and method for code correlation in spread spectrum...
Buffer amplifier architecture for semiconductor memory circuits
A buffer amplifier architecture for buffering signals which are supplied in parallel to identical chips, particularly DRAM chips, on a semiconductor memory...
Method and device for time measurement on semiconductor modules employing
the ball-grid-array technique
A method and a device for time measurement at a designated signal pin or associated solder pad on a semiconductor module on which semiconductor chips are mounted...