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Method and device for synchronizing a mobile radio receiver with a frame
structure of a radio signal
A method for synchronizing a mobile radio receiver with a frame structure of a radio signal received from a specific base station assumes that each base station...
Method for operating a semiconductor memory, and semiconductor memory
A semiconductor memory and a method for operating the semiconductor memory store information items at least in triplicate at memory addresses in a plurality of...
Semiconductor memory having a configuration of memory cells
A semiconductor memory has a novel geometry of a memory cell array. Without reducing the distance between storage capacitors that are the most closely adjacent...
Integrated memory, and a method of operating an integrated memory
An integrated memory has row lines, column lines and column selection lines for activating read/write amplifiers. In each case, one group of a predetermined...
Multiple trip point fuse latch device and method
A multiple trip point fuse latch device and method is disclosed. Multiple read inputs to a fuse latch enable the altering of the resistive trip point of the fuse...
Method and system for determining the orientation of magnetic fields by
means of GMR sensors
The invention relates to a method and a system for determining the orientation of an external magnetic field by means of giant magneto-resistor (GMR) sensors. A...
Electronic component, tester device and method for calibrating a tester
An electronic calibration component for calibrating a tester device is described. The calibration component has a signal input, to which a tester channel to be...
DC voltage chopper for DC voltage
A DC voltage chopper contains a power switch device with a drive circuit, an LC filter circuit connected in a main circuit of the power switch device, a...
Methods and apparatus for providing an antifuse function
Methods and apparatus for providing an antifuse are disclosed, where the antifuse includes a semiconductor substrate having an active area circumscribed by a...
SRAM memory cell, memory cell arrangement and method for fabricating a
memory cell arrangement
The invention relates to an SRAM memory cell, a memory cell arrangement and a method for fabricating a memory cell arrangement. The SRAM memory cell has six...
Semiconductor component, trench structure transistor, trench MOSFET, IGBT,
and field-plate transistor
A semiconductor component has a minimal size and area requirement. The semiconductor component is formed in a trench with wall regions and a bottom region....
Apparatus and method for handling, storing and reloading carriers for
disk-shaped items, such as semiconductor...
An apparatus for handling, storing and reloading carriers for disk-shaped items, such as semiconductor wafers or CDs, has at least one cleaning unit and at least...
Method and device for minimizing multi-layer microscopic and macroscopic
A method of aligning a second layer to a first layer of a semiconductor structure by forming a first layer of a wafer having a distinguished feature via a first...
Configuration and a method for reducing contamination with particles on a
substrate in a process tool
A process tool, preferably a spin coater, includes a set of at least three arms and an adjustable rinse nozzle. The arms lift a substrate, e.g. a semiconductor...
Semiconductor memory device
So that semiconductor memory devices can be used optimally with regard to different possible operating frequencies, according to the invention, a register area...
Current coupling for mixed circuit simulation
Electronic circuits and systems which include digital and analog circuit sections are simulated with a combination of analog and digital simulation. For the...
Oversampling in analog/digital and digital/analog converters
The invention creates a method and a device for digitally transmitting analog signals, in which oversampling is performed in analog/digital and digital/analog...
Compensation component and method for fabricating the component
A compensation component, in which a lateral section and, at least at one end of the lateral section, a section that is inclined with respect to the surface of a...
MOS power transistor
An integrated MOS power transistors, in particular a lateral PMOS power transistor and a lateral n-DMOS power transistor, in which the bulk node is disposed in a...
Test structure for determining a region of a deep trench outdiffusion in a
memory cell array
A test structure for determining a doping region of an outer capacitor electrode of a trench capacitor in a memory cell array. The trench capacitors of the...
Field-effect transistor having a contact to one of its doping regions, and
method for fabricating the transistor
A field-effect transistor is formed with a gate stack, which is patterned by a hard mask and contains a first part of a gate electrode and a second part of the...
Semiconductor element comprising a sequence of layers for converting
acoustic or thermal signal and electrical...
A semiconductor component is provided having a layer sequence for conversion of acoustic to thermal signals and electrical voltage changes to one another, as...
Method for fabricating trench capacitors and semiconductor device with
A method for fabricating trench capacitors having trenches with mesopores, the trench capacitors being suitable both for discrete capacitors and for integrated...
Configuration for transporting a semiconductor wafer carrier
For bay type structures of semiconductor wafer transport systems, a configuration includes interbay rail tracks and intrabay rail tracks mounted on each other,...
Method for determining the temperature of a memory cell from transistor
The temperature of a semiconductor component is determined by way of a memory cell that includes a transistor and a capacitor. To that end, a signal is...
Digitally controlled circuit for reducing the phase modulation of a signal
A digitally controlled circuit for reducing the phase modulation of a signal. The circuit has a multiphase clock generator that produces n phases of a clock that...
2T2C signal margin test mode using a defined charge exchange between BL
The present invention provides a test mode section for facilitating a worst case product test sequence for signal margin to ensure full product functionality...
Shift register chain for trimming generators for an integrated
An integrated semiconductor apparatus includes at least one fuse box device that includes fuses for storing trimming data, a fuse box trimming output, and a...
Test configuration with automatic test machine and integrated circuit and
method for determining the time...
A test system and a method for testing an integrated circuit determines the synchronization of the integrated circuit by a current measurement rather than...
Method for testing semiconductor circuit devices
To be able to test a plurality of identical semiconductor circuit devices in a particularly rapid yet reliable manner, a test method includes carrying out the...
Semiconductor chip and method for producing housing
A selective encapsulation is produced which covers the connection pads and bonding wires with a potting compound and leaves free active regions, in particular a...
Temperature-protected semiconductor switch
A temperature-protected semiconductor switch having a semiconductor switch element composed of a number of cells connected in parallel and an integrated reverse...
Memory cell, wafer, semiconductor component with memory cell having
insulation collars and method for...
The invention relates to a DRAM memory cell having a trench filled with conductive material connected to a selection transistor by a connection having a vertical...
Dram cell and space-optimized memory array
The memory cell according to the invention has a vertical selection transistor, via whose channel region the inner electrode of the trench capacitor can be...
Method for producing ferroelectric capacitors and integrated semiconductor
The invention relates to a method for producing ferroelectric capacitors that are structured using the stack principle and that are used in integrated...
Device for cooling electric or electronic devices
A device for cooling electric or electronic devices includes a heat exchanger and a adapter means connected to the heat exchanger via a fluid line for connecting...
Method for managing data stored primarily in a read-only memory
A method allows the use of inexpensive read-only memory together with rewriteable memory. To this end, a memory management logic unit interacts with a control...
Method and circuit arrangement for enhancing the contrast of an image
A method and apparatus for enhancing the contrast of an image, where pixels of the image having a brightness less than a mean brightness of the image are...
Integrated circuit and method for operating the integrated circuit
An integrated circuit having first connections, a first memory cell, first and second prechargers, and first and second data transmission devices. The first...
Use of an on-die temperature sensing scheme for thermal protection of DRAMS
A method of protecting an integrated circuit that includes sensing a temperature of an integrated circuit, comparing the sensed temperature with a threshold...
Method and circuit arrangement for picture-in-picture fade-in
A method and a circuit arrangement for picture-in-picture insertion are described, in which, in order to prevent a write operation from being overtaken by a read...
The magnetic component uses at least two different layers of magnetic material for carrying and amplifying the magnetic flux. The use of two different layers...
Circuit arrangement and method for actuating a semiconductor switch
connected in series with an inductive load
A circuit arrangement is provided for actuating a semiconductor switch connected in series with an inductive load. The circuit includes a first input terminal...
Test circuit arrangement and method for testing a multiplicity of
The invention relates to a test circuit configuration. Every gate terminal of a transistor to be tested is coupled to a gate voltage source in such a manner that...
Method for detecting the reliability of integrated semiconductor components
at high temperatures
The invention relates to a device and a method for detecting the reliability of integrated semiconductor components. The device includes a carrier substrate for...
Electronic component with a semiconductor chip, method of producing an
electronic component and a panel with a...
The electronic component has a semiconductor chip embedded in a plastic compound. The electronic component is produced by first producing a number of electronic...
Integrated circuit arrangement with field-shaping electrical conductor
An integrated circuit arrangement includes at least one electrical conductor that, when a current flows through it, produces a magnetic field that acts on at...
A semiconductor component has a semiconductor substrate, an insulation layer located on the semiconductor substrate, and a semiconductor layer that is arranged...
Nonvolatile memory cell
A non-volatile memory cell which can be easily integrated into processes for forming DRAM cells using trench capacitors is disclosed. The non-volatile memory...
Storage cell field and method of producing the same
A storage cell field has a plurality of storage cells formed in a substrate of a first doping type, said storage cells comprising a trench capacitor arranged in...