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Super junction semiconductor device
A super junction semiconductor device includes a substrate layer of a first conductivity type and an epitaxial layer adjoining the substrate layer and including...
A switching component includes a control element and an integrated circuit. The integrated circuit includes a first transistor element and a second transistor...
Multiple transceivers operable as a single transceiver
A communication system including a first transceiver having a user identification; and a second transceiver having the same user identification as the first...
Packaged antenna and method for producing same
Electronic apparatus having an antenna chip with a substrate and an antenna structure, and a method of producing the same. The antenna chip is integrated or...
Vertical hall sensors
Embodiments relate to vertical Hall sensors for use with spinning current techniques. In an embodiment, a symmetric arrangement of two vertical Hall devices is...
Embodiments of the disclosure provide a current sensor including a conductive element and at least two magnetic field sensors. The conductive element includes...
Semiconductor devices and methods of forming thereof
In accordance with an embodiment of the present invention, a method of forming a semiconductor device includes forming a sacrificial layer over a first surface...
Transmitter, receiver, method for transmitting and method for receiving
According to an embodiment, a transmitter is described comprising an input configured to receive a plurality of symbols to be transmitted and a timing circuit...
System and method for a radio frequency switch
In accordance with an embodiment, a filter network is configured to be coupled to a first switch, a second switch, and an output port. The filter network...
Methods and devices for analog-to-digital conversion
Analog-to-digital converter arrangements and corresponding methods are provided, wherein a reduction signal is subtracted from an analog input signal if a...
Methods and devices for providing cross point information
A method for providing cross point information includes: providing an input signal having amplitude and phase information; interpolating between a first point...
System and method for a voltage controlled oscillator
In accordance with an embodiment, a voltage controlled oscillator (VCO) includes a VCO core having a plurality of transistors, a bias resistor coupled between...
Testing process for semiconductor devices
In accordance with an embodiment of the present invention, a method of manufacturing a semiconductor device includes providing a wafer having a top surface and...
Molded semiconductor package with backside die metallization
A semiconductor package is manufactured by providing a semiconductor die with a terminal at a first side of the die, providing a material coupled to the die at...
Power transistor arrangement and method for manufacturing the same
Various embodiments provide a power transistor arrangement. The power transistor arrangement may include a carrier; a first power transistor having a control...
Test method and test arrangement
A test method in accordance with one or more embodiments may include: providing a semiconductor device to be tested, the semiconductor device including at least...
Semiconductor package with top-side insulation layer
A semiconductor package includes a base, a die attached to the base, a lead and a connector electrically connecting the lead to the die. A mold compound...
Interface for ensuring efficient data requests
The interface between a memory device and a device requesting data from the memory device ensures that the data requested are read from the memory device and...
Direct clutch slip control
An automatic transmission for a vehicle drivetrain includes a transmission housing, an input shaft, an output shaft, and a plurality of gears within the...
Low-power activation circuit with magnetic motion sensor
One embodiment of the present invention relates to a method and apparatus to perform a low power activation of a system by measuring the slope of a digital...
Circuit arrangements and methods for operating an electrical machine
A circuit arrangement is described comprising a first battery; a second battery; an electrical machine connected between the first battery and the second...
Method for controlling a transistor and control circuit
A description is given of a method for the pulsed control of a transistor which has a control terminal and a load path. The load path of the transistor is...
In a semiconductor diode a semiconductor body includes an injection efficiency control region between a drift region of a first conductivity type and a first...
Packaged vertical power device comprising compressive stress and method of
making a packaged vertical power device
A packaged vertical semiconductive device including a compressive stress and a method of making such a packaged vertical semiconductive device are disclosed. In...
Chip-package and a method for forming a chip-package
A chip-package includes a chip-carrier configured to carry a chip, the chip arranged over a chip-carrier side, wherein the chip-carrier side is configured in...
Method for processing a semiconductor workpiece with metallization
A method for processing a semiconductor workpiece is provided, which may include: providing a semiconductor workpiece including a metallization layer stack...
Electronic device with a plurality of memory cells and with physically
An electronic device includes a non-volatile memory having a plurality of memory cells, a memory controller, and an evaluator. The memory controller is...
Trace based measurement architecture
A method for performing trace based measurement for a plurality of CPUs in parallel includes receiving a signal to perform a CPU parallel trace mode and...
Integrated sensor and magnetic field concentrator devices
Embodiments relate to integrated sensor and magnetic concentrator devices and methods. In one embodiment, an integrated sensor and magnetic field concentrator...
Sensor module and semiconductor chip
A sensor module and semiconductor chip. One embodiment provides a carrier. A semiconductor chip includes a first recess and a second recess and a main surface...
Interface deactivation for communication between electronic appliances
A method for controlling the flow of data in a near field communication appliance having an interposed element and a plurality of secure elements is disclosed....
Apparatus and method for the characterization of analog-to-digital
A method and apparatus for characterizing an A/D converter are provided. The A/D converter is configured to convert an input signal into a digital output...
Methods of fabricating semiconductor devices and structures thereof
Methods of fabricating semiconductor devices and structures thereof are disclosed. In one embodiment, a method of manufacturing a semiconductor device includes...
Drain extended field effect transistors and methods of formation thereof
In an embodiment of the invention, a semiconductor device includes a first region having a first doping type, a channel region having the first doping type...
A semiconductor arrangement includes a first and second controllable vertical n-channel semiconductor chip. Each of the controllable vertical n-channel...
Mixed wire semiconductor lead frame package
One embodiment includes an encapsulated semiconductor package having a lead frame with die pad surrounded by a plurality of first and second leadfingers. A...
Semiconductor arrangement with a power transistor and a high voltage
device integrated in a common...
A semiconductor arrangement includes a semiconductor body and a power transistor including a source region, a drain region, a body region and a drift region...
Circuit with a plurality of modes of operation
A circuit capable of being operated in a first and a second mode of operation comprises a storage location adapted to store at least a first state, a second...
Electronic circuit and method for monitoring a data processing
According to one embodiment, an electronic circuit is described comprising a processing circuit configured to perform a data processing including a plurality of...
Charge recovery in power converter driver stages
A power converter includes a first transistor operable to source current to a load when switched on, a second transistor operable to freewheel inductor current...
Apparatus and method for measuring local surface temperature of
An apparatus and method is described for measuring a local surface temperature of a semiconductor device under stress. The apparatus includes a substrate, and a...
Method of embedding an electronic component into an aperture of a
Representative implementations of devices and techniques provide improved electrical access to components, such as chip dice, for example, disposed within...
Devices are provided comprising oscillator circuits coupled to a supply voltage via an adjustable resistance. Corresponding methods to control adjustable...
System and method for a microelectromechanical system (MEMS) is disclosed. A preferred embodiment comprises a first anchor region, a vibrating MEMS structure...
System and method for capacitive signal source amplifier
In accordance with an embodiment, a system for amplifying a signal provided by a capacitive signal source includes a first voltage follower device, a second...
Protection circuit for protecting a half-bridge circuit
The present invention relates to a protection circuit for protecting a half-bridge circuit. The protection circuit detects an incorrect response of the...
Method of fabricating a power semiconductor chip package
A device includes a vertical power semiconductor chip having an epitaxial layer and a bulk semiconductor layer. A first contact pad is arranged on a first main...
Semiconductor device with step-shaped edge termination, and method for
manufacturing a semiconductor device
A semiconductor body has a first side, second side, lateral edge, active area, edge termination between the active area and the lateral edge, and drift region...
Power device and a reverse conducting power IGBT
A semiconductor device is provided which includes a semiconductor body having a base region and a main horizontal surface, and a first electrode arranged on the...
Integrated circuit, semiconductor device and method of manufacturing a
An integrated circuit including a semiconductor device has a power component including a plurality of trenches in a cell array, the plurality of trenches...