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Lateral bipolar transistor and method of production
Emitter and collector regions of the bipolar transistor are formed by doped regions of the same type of conductivity, which are separated by doped semiconductor...
Semiconductor device with a reduced band gap and process
The application relates to a semiconductor device made of silicon with regionally reduced band gap and a process for the production of same. One embodiment...
Metal ion transistor
A metal ion transistor and related methods are disclosed. In one embodiment, the metal ion transistor includes a cell positioned in at least one isolation layer,...
Semiconductor device formed in a recrystallized layer
A semiconductor device includes a substrate that includes a first layer and a recrystallized layer on the first layer. The first layer has a first intrinsic...
Semiconductor wafer for semiconductor components and production method
A semiconductor wafer for semiconductor components and to a method for its production is disclosed. In one embodiment, the semiconductor wafer includes a front...
Method for producing an integrated circuit including a trench transistor
and integrated circuit
A method for producing an integrated circuit including a trench transistor and an integrated circuit is disclosed.
Method of forming support structures for semiconductor devices
Support structures for semiconductor devices and methods of manufacturing thereof are disclosed. In some embodiments, the support structures include a plurality...
Stacked semiconductor chips
Stacked semiconductor chips are disclosed. One embodiment provides an array of first semiconductor chips, covering the array of the first semiconductor chips...
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...
Apparatus and method for detecting a reversion of direction of a relative
An apparatus for detecting a reversion of direction of a relative movement between a periodic scale for defining a periodic field and a field sensor. The field...
Deep via construction for a semiconductor device
An integrated circuit semiconductor device includes a substrate, a deep via within the substrate which is provided with a dielectric cladding in contact with the...
Signal processing circuit and method for processing an HF input signal
A signal processing circuit and a method for processing an HF input signal are described, having an HF receiver for generating an IF signal on an intermediate...
A transmitter arrangement includes a first amplifier arrangement and a second amplifier arrangement. The first amplifier arrangement includes a first...
A multi-mode modulator includes a first data path to process in-phase signals in a quadrature modulation mode, a second data path to process quadrature signals...
Precompensation of crosstalk interference based on feedback error signal
A device has a plurality of output terminals to provide a plurality of signals to a plurality of transmission links; at least one input terminal to receive...
Circuit arrangement for signal mixing
A circuit arrangement for signal mixing. One embodiment provides a circuit arrangement for mixing an input signal with at least one carrier signal. The circuit...
Semiconductor component comprising a semiconductor chip and semiconductor
component carrier with external...
A semiconductor component (1) has a semiconductor chip (5) and a semiconductor component carrier (3) with external connection strips (12, 13, 15). The...
Wafer level packaged MEMS integrated circuit
A wafer-level packaged integrated circuit includes a semiconductor substrate including a first silicon layer. A micro-electromechanical system (MEMS) device is...
Semiconductor device including a power device with first metal layer and
second metal layer laterally spaced apart
A semiconductor device exhibits a first metal layer, made of a first metal, with at least one contiguous subsection. At least one second metal layer, made of a...
Diffusion soldered semiconductor device
The invention relates to a process for the multi-stage production of diffusion-soldered joints for power components with semiconductor chips, the melting points...
A semiconductor device is disclosed. One embodiment provides a module including a first carrier having a first mounting surface and a second mounting surface, a...
Multi-chip ball grid array package and method of manufacture
A BGA package is disclosed including a base IC structure having a base substrate, with an opening running length-wise there through. A first semiconductor chip...
MEMS devices and methods of manufacture thereof
Micro-electromechanical system (MEMS) devices and methods of manufacture thereof are disclosed. In one embodiment, a MEMS device includes a first semiconductive...
Memory device having cross-shaped semiconductor fin structure
In an embodiment, a memory device, including: a semiconductor fin structure, each end portion of the fin structure including a source/drain region; a charge...
Semiconductor chip module
One aspect includes a sensor chip module including a sensor chip and a module housing accommodating the sensor chip. The module housing defines a mounting plane...
Processing systems and methods for semiconductor devices
Systems and methods for processing semiconductor devices are disclosed. A preferred embodiment comprises a processing method that includes providing a processing...
Method for reducing an unevenness of a surface and method for making a
In order to reduce an unevenness of a surface of a body, a sacrificial layer is applied to the surface, a chemical-mechanical polishing of the sacrificial layer...
Method for producing a connection electrode for two semiconductor zones
arranged one above another
A method for producing a connection electrode for a first semiconductor zone and a second semiconductor zone includes producing a trench extending through the...
Apparatus and method for producing semiconductor modules
An apparatus and method for producing semiconductor modules is disclosed. One embodiment provides for bonding at least one semiconductor die onto a carrier...
Apparatus comprising a device and method for producing it
An apparatus comprises a device layer structure, a device integrated into the device layer structure, an insulating carrier substrate and an insulating layer...
Capacitors and methods of manufacture thereof
Capacitors are formed in metallization layers of semiconductor device in regions where functional conductive features are not formed, more efficiently using real...
Power semiconductor module method
A method for assembling a power module includes providing a casing with a plurality of receiving elements. At least one substrate carrying at least one...
Semiconductor package and method of assembling the same
An encapsulated semiconductor package includes a substrate including a chip mounting area and inner contact pads on its upper surface and at least two...
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, a stress line disposed...
Circuit and method
Implementations related to circuits including an oscillator and a switch-mode DC/DC converter are presented herein.
Integrating current regulator and method for regulating current
Current regulators and related method for regulating a current through a load. The current regulator may include, for example, a first circuit configured to...
Circuit with multiphase oscillator
In an embodiment, a circuit is provided comprising a multi-phase oscillator configured to output a plurality of output signals having the same frequency and...
Frequency tuning circuit, use of the tuning circuit and method for
A frequency tuning circuit includes a connection for coupling to a signal tap of an element which has a resonant frequency. The tuning circuit contains a...
Electrical device and method
An electrical device and method is disclosed. One embodiment provides a substrate, a sensor chip disposed completely above a plane section of a surface of the...
Electronic device and method of manufacturing same
This application relates to a semiconductor device, the semiconductor device comprising a metal carrier, an insulating foil partially covering the metal carrier,...
Method of making discrete trap memory (DTM) mediated by fullerenes
A discrete trap memory, comprising a silicon substrate layer, a bottom oxide layer on the silicon substrate layer, a Fullerene layer on the bottom oxide layer, a...
Lithography masks and methods
Lithography masks and methods of lithography for manufacturing semiconductor devices are disclosed. Forbidden pitches are circumvented by dividing a main feature...
Method of making an integrated circuit having fill structures
A method for configuring an integrated circuit including configuring a plurality cells to form a cell library, wherein configuring each cell includes routing a...
Circuit arrangement for actuating a transistor
One example of the invention relates to a circuit arrangement for actuating a high-side transistor which includes a control terminal and a load terminal. The...
Semiconductor device having an adhesion promoting layer and method for
A semiconductor device and a method for producing it is disclosed. In one embodiment, an adhesion-promoting layer having nanoparticles is arranged between a...
MIM capacitors with catalytic activation layer
An embodiment of a MIM capacitor includes a first insulating layer formed over a wafer and a first capacitor plate formed over the wafer within the first...
Semiconductor component arrangement having a power transistor and a
temperature measuring arrangement
A semiconductor component arrangement includes a power transistor and a temperature measurement circuit. The power transistor includes a gate electrode, a source...
Channel strain engineering in field-effect-transistor
There is disclosed a method of applying stress to a channel region underneath a gate of a field-effect-transistor, which includes the gate, a source region, and...
Method for manufacturing a semiconductor substrate including laser
A method for manufacturing a semiconductor device by laser annealing. One embodiment provides a semiconductor substrate having a first surface and a second...
Method for manufacturing a semiconductor device having doped and undoped
Various illustrative embodiments of methods for manufacturing a semiconductor device are described. These methods may include, for example, forming a first...