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Method and system for switchable erase or write operations in nonvolatile
Embodiments relate to systems and methods including a step of switching between two or more erase operations and/or two or more write operations for erasing of...
System and method for testing a circuit
In an embodiment, a device comprises a circuit with at least one circuit element; measurement circuitry capable to test a state of the at least one circuit...
Semiconductor device test structures and methods
Semiconductor device test structures and methods are disclosed. In a preferred embodiment, a test structure includes a feed line disposed in a first conductive...
Time of flight illumination circuit
Some aspects of the present disclosure provide system and method of operation of a driving circuit for a light emitting element in a Time-of-Flight (ToF)...
System including receiver front ends
An integrated circuit chip includes an output node, receiver front ends, and control logic. The receiver front ends are configured to receive an input signal....
Gate signal generation with adaptive signal profiles
A gate signal is generated by summation of multiple signal profiles. The gate signal is applied to a switching device to switch the switching device between an...
Adjustable impedance matching network
An impedance matching network includes a first terminal, a second terminal, and a reference potential terminal. The impedance matching network further includes...
Method for operating field-effect transistor, field-effect transistor and
A method for operating a field-effect transistor having a source terminal, a drain terminal, a gate terminal, a drift region and a dielectric region adjoining...
Method for manufacturing a vertical semiconductor device and vertical
Producing a vertical semiconductor device includes: providing a semiconductor wafer including a first semiconductor layer of a first conductivity type, a second...
Super junction semiconductor device comprising a cell area and an edge
A super junction semiconductor device may include one or more doped zones in a cell area. A drift layer is provided between a doped layer of a first...
Diode with controllable breakdown voltage
Disclosed is a diode. An embodiment of the diode includes a semiconductor body, a first emitter region of a first conductivity type, a second emitter region of...
Monolithic composite III-nitride transistor with high voltage group IV
There are disclosed herein various implementations of a monolithically integrated component. In one exemplary implementation, such a monolithically integrated...
Chip arrangements and methods for manufacturing a chip arrangement
A chip arrangement is provided, the chip arrangement including: a carrier; a chip disposed over the carrier, the chip including one or more contact pads,...
Method for fabricating a coil by way of a rounded trench
A method for manufacturing an electronic device and an electronic device are disclosed. In an embodiment the method comprises forming an opening in an isolation...
Method and system for controlling a device
A system and method for controlling a device. Data that was encrypted using a first encryption scheme is decrypted, then re-encrypted using a second encryption...
Pressure monitoring circuits and methods
A pressure monitoring device comprises an analog-to-digital converter (ADC) to receive an analog signal and to convert the analog signal to a digital signal....
MEMS microphone with low pressure region between diaphragm and counter
A MEMS microphone includes a first diaphragm element, a counter electrode element, and a low pressure region between the first diaphragm element and the counter...
Wheel localizer, wheel localization device, system, method and computer
program for locating a position of a wheel
Embodiments can provide a system, a wheel localizer, a wheel localization device, a method or a computer program for locating a position of wheel and/or for...
MEMS devices, interface circuits, and methods of making thereof
A micro-electro-mechanical system (MEMS) device includes a first plate, a second plate disposed over the first plate, and a first moveable plate disposed...
Analog-to-digital converter and control circuit with a low quiescent
current at low load
A circuit contains a successive approximation register and an adjustable capacitor with a set input for adjusting a capacitance value of the adjustable...
Charge protection for III-nitride devices
A semiconductor device includes a III-nitride semiconductor substrate having a two-dimensional charge carrier gas at a depth from a main surface of the...
Semiconductor device with edge termination and method for manufacturing a
According to an embodiment, a semiconductor device includes a semiconductor body having a first semiconductor material and a second semiconductor material...
Vertical interconnect structure, memory device and associated production
The present invention relates to a method for producing a vertical interconnect structure, a memory device and an associated production method, in which case,...
Protective structure and method for producing a protective structure
Described herein is a protective structure. The protective structure includes a semiconductor substrate, a first diode disposed at least one of in or on the...
Semiconductor component with a front side and a back side metallization
layer and manufacturing method thereof
In various embodiments, a semiconductor component may include a semiconductor layer having a front side and a back side; at least one electronic element formed...
A sensor module. One embodiment provides a cap whose perimeter defines a rim. A first semiconductor chip is attached to the cap. The first semiconductor chip...
Semiconductor component having a passivation layer and production method
A semiconductor component and a method for producing a semiconductor component are described. The semiconductor component includes a semiconductor body...
Inkjet printing in a peripheral region of a substrate
Methods, apparatuses and devices relate to inkjet printing a covering layer on at least a first side of a substrate in a peripheral region thereof are discussed.
Secure epass booklet based on double chip technology
A tamper-evident credential has a radio frequency identification (RFID) package with a first antenna and a subordinate antenna, RFID package defining a first...
Signal generation for spectral measurements
Embodiments related to signal generation for spectral measurements are described and depicted. In one embodiment, a signal generator for a spectral measurement...
Angle measurement system including magnet with substantially square face
for through-shaft applications
To make the magnetic field lines straighter and more parallel to one another, the present disclosure makes use of substantially square magnets with...
Devices, chips and methods are provided which involve the use of either a first modulator path or a second modulator path depending on a level of a signal to be...
Method and system for compensating a delay mismatch between a first
measurement channel and a second...
A method and a system for compensating a delay mismatch between a first measurement channel and a second measurement channel is disclosed. A method for...
Driving an MOS transistor with constant precharging
A drive circuit may be configured to switch on an MOS transistor by precharging an input capacitance of the MOS transistor with a substantially constant amount...
Shutdown protection for bus line drivers
An electrical circuit for driving a bus is described that includes a plurality of branches coupled to at least one signal line at a termination of the bus and a...
Semiconductor component and method for producing a semiconductor component
A semiconductor component is produced by forming a trench in a semiconductor region. The trench has an upper trench region and a lower trench region. The upper...
Semiconductor device with an electrode buried in a cavity
A semiconductor device includes an active device region formed in an epitaxial layer disposed on a semiconductor substrate and a buried electrode disposed below...
Field plate trench transistor and method for producing it
A field plate trench transistor having a semiconductor body. In one embodiment the semiconductor has a trench structure and an electrode structure embedded in...
Method of making a semiconductor chip including identifying marks
A semiconductor chip includes a first mark for identifying a position of the chip within an exposure field. The semiconductor chip includes a first matrix in a...
Method for fabricating an electronic component
A carrier and a semiconductor chip are provided. A connection layer is applied to a first main face of the semiconductor chip. The connection layer includes a...
Packaged semiconductor device having an embedded system
Disclosed is a packaged device, comprising a carrier comprising a first carrier contact, a first electrical component having a first top surface and a first...
Semiconductor device and method for manufacturing a semiconductor device
A semiconductor device includes a semiconductor substrate including a main surface with a polygonal geometry and a main electric circuit manufactured within a...
Lead frame strips with support members
A lead frame strip includes a plurality of connected unit lead frames. Each unit lead frame has a die paddle for attaching to a semiconductor die, a tie bar...
Systems and methods for integrating bootstrap circuit elements in power
transistors and other devices
Embodiments relate to bootstrap circuits integrated with at least one other device, such as a power transistor or other semiconductor device. In embodiments,...
Method for forming a power semiconductor device
A method for forming a semiconductor device includes providing a semiconductor body which has a main surface and a first n-type semiconductor region, forming a...
Low noise semiconductor devices
Semiconductor devices may be configured to reduce noise in the devices. For example, a semiconductor device may be configured or made with a first doped region...
Chip arrangement, analysis apparatus, receiving container, and receiving
In various embodiments, a chip arrangement includes a first chip having a first antenna which is monolithically integrated in the first chip and is intended to...
Through bias pole for IGMR speed sensing
One embodiment relates to a sensing system that includes a magnetic encoder wheel having alternating pole magnetic domains along a circumference thereof. The...
Hall sensors and sensing methods
Embodiments relate to multi-terminal sensor devices and operating methods thereof that can reduce or eliminate offset error. In embodiments, sensor devices can...
System and method for testing a radio frequency integrated circuit
In an embodiment, a method of testing a radio frequency integrated circuit (RFIC) includes generating high frequency test signals using the on-chip test...