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Integrated circuit and method for preventing an unauthorized access to a
An integrated circuit including a digital key provider comprising an output and an enable-input, wherein the digital key provider is configured to provide the...
Arrangement and method for synchronizing a signal processing device with
an incoming signal
An arrangement and a method for synchronizing a signal processing apparatus with a received signal which has a characteristic signal content are disclosed. The...
Method and device for the echo compensation of a reception signal
A method and a device are provided for the echo compensation of a reception signal, a transmission signal being composed of a plurality of transmission...
Systems and methods for in-situ reflectivity degradation monitoring of
optical collectors used in extreme...
Systems and methods for in-situ reflectivity degradation monitoring of optical collectors used in extreme ultraviolet (EUV) lithography processes are described....
System and method for A/D conversion
In one embodiment, a method of performing an A/D conversion includes comparing a reference signal to a ramp signal, comparing an input signal to the ramp signal...
Phase locked loop based frequency modulator with accurate oscillator gain
A frequency modulator includes a tuning circuit configured to determine a nominal gain characteristic of a digitally controlled oscillator (DCO) in a first mode,...
An electronic circuit arrangement is provided which comprises an input terminal configured to input an input signal to be amplified and an output terminal...
Method and device for position detection using connection pads
A semiconductor and method is disclosed. One embodiment includes a detector arrangement to detect the position of a connection element. A probe tip, the detector...
Switching converter with plural converter stages having calibrated current
A switching converter includes a control arrangement and multiple converter stages. The control arrangement generates a control signal dependent on the output...
Generator control circuit
A generator control circuit is disclosed. One embodiment provides a first active switching circuit configured to connect a first terminal of an excitation coil...
Semiconductor device encapsulated by an electrically conductive plastic
housing composition with conductive...
A semiconductor device with a plastic housing composition includes a semiconductor chip and an internal wiring. The plastic housing composition is electrically...
Integrated circuit including parylene material layer
An integrated circuit includes a substrate including a contact pad, a redistribution line coupled to the contact pad, and a dielectric material layer between the...
A module having a semiconductor chip with a first contact element on a first main surface and a second contact element on a second main surface is disclosed. The...
Integrated circuit with intergrated capacitor and methods for making same
An explanation is given of, inter alia, a circuit arrangement in which an intermediate layer (160) made of a dielectric material is arranged between two metal...
Semiconductor wafer substrate for power semiconductor components and
method for producing the same
In a semiconductor wafer substrate (20) for power semiconductor components (1) and in a method for producing the same, the semiconductor wafer substrate (20) has...
Integrated circuit having resistance temperature sensor
An integrated circuit having a resistance temperature sensor composed of a first resistance structure formed within a trench, and a second resistance structure...
Semiconductor device manufacturing methods
Methods for manufacturing semiconductor devices are disclosed. In a preferred embodiment, a method of processing a semiconductor device includes providing a...
A semiconductor module. One embodiment provides at least two semiconductor chips placed on a carrier. The at least two semiconductor chips are then covered with...
Method of forming a sensor node module
A method of manufacturing a sensor node module includes forming a protruding structure on a carrier. A sensor die is applied onto the protruding structure with...
PN-junction temperature sensing apparatus
A PN-junction temperature sensing apparatus for applying input signals to a semiconductor device and measuring temperature-dependent output signals has an odd...
Method of producing an electronic component
An electronic component has at least one first vertical semiconductor power device with a first side and a second side opposing the first side. One side is...
Method for production of a semiconductor component
A bonding head includes a pressure plate to press a component (e.g., a semiconductor chip) onto a substrate. The pressure plate includes a holding surface...
Circuit arrangement for activating a circuit block and method for the same
An integrated circuit includes functional blocks, a power control unit controlling the provision of power to the different functional blocks of the integrated...
Method and apparatus for sending data from a memory
A method of sending data on request from a memory to a device, wherein the memory receives a request from the device for sending predetermined data to the...
Random early detect and differential packet aging flow control in switch
Flow control is provided for a packet switch. An incoming packet is classified according to its priority based on predefined rules to produce a weight value...
Online testing of a signal path by means of at least two test signals
A method for online testing of a signal path from a sensor cell to an evaluation point, including providing at least two mutually different test signals,...
Method of sharing at least one functional block in a communication system
A communication system (10) has an audio receiver path (12), and a digital transceiver path (14), wherein both paths (12, 14) are integrated on a single...
Device and method for preamble detection and frame synchronization in data
A device (10) for preamble detection and frame synchronization, wherein data packets are transmitted by radio between transmitter and receiver and the data...
Contactless data carrier with current demodulation
A data carrier including demodulating circuitry for detecting a data signal carried by a received electromagnetic wave. The demodulator produces a signal derived...
Method and system for multi-channel data transmission to a plurality of
subscribers in a bluetooth network
The invention relates to a method for data transmission, in particular on the basis of the Bluetooth standard, in which data packets can be interchanged by radio...
Silicon MEMS resonators
The invention relates to MEMS resonators. In one embodiment, an integrated resonator and sensor device includes a micro-electromechanical system (MEMS)...
Integrated semiconductor component and method for controlling a supply
voltage of a functional circuit in an...
An integrated semiconductor component includes a functional circuit and a power control circuit configured to generate a supply voltage from an input voltage....
Method for production of an integrated circuit bar arrangement, in
particular comprising a capacitor assembly,...
A method for production of an integrated circuit arrangement which contains a capacitor. A dielectric layer is structured with the aid of a two-stage etching...
Electronic device including a nickel-palladium alloy layer
An electronic device and the production thereof is disclosed. One embodiment includes an integrated component having a layer containing a nickel-palladium alloy.
Arrangement for cooling a power semiconductor module
An arrangement for cooling a power semiconductor module, the power semiconductor module having a substrate with a ceramic plate and may have a metallization...
Base semiconductor component for a semiconductor component stack and
method for the production thereof
A base semiconductor component for a semiconductor component stack is disclosed. In one embodiment, the base semiconductor component has a semiconductor chip...
Plasma excited chemical vapor deposition method
silicon/oxygen/nitrogen-containing-material and layered assembly
A method for producing a layer arrangement is disclosed. A layer of oxygen material and nitrogen material is formed over a substrate that has a plurality of...
Multiple-gate MOS transistors
Semiconductor devices with transistors having different gate dielectric materials and methods of manufacture thereof are disclosed. One embodiment includes a...
Architecture of function blocks and wirings in a structured ASIC and
configurable driver cell of a logic cell zone
An integrated semiconductor circuit has a regular array of logic function blocks (L) and a regular array of wiring zones (X) corresponding thereto. The wiring...
Method of manufacturing a semiconductor device comprising a field stop
zone at a specific depth
Some embodiments of the invention relate to manufacturing a semiconductor device with an implantation layer on a semiconductor substrate including a method of...
Method of manufacturing a semiconductor device
A method of manufacturing a semiconductor device. One embodiment provides a carrier. A semiconductor chip is provided with a first face and a second face...
Control systems and methods associated therewith
One embodiment of the invention includes a method for managing a system. The method includes providing a plurality of system values and generating an event...
Signal processing method, particularly in a radio-frequency receiver, and
signal conditioning circuit
A first signal path having an amplifier and a second signal path having an amplifier with adjustable gain factor are provided. A signal applied to the first and...
The present invention relates to a tracking system comprised in a receiver, which tracking system is operable to track rapid changes in frequency and phase...
Method and processor for classifying data packet units
In a method for classifying data packet units, each comprising a group of data packet parameters which comprises a plurality of data packet parameters, a...
Coupling device for transmitting data
Embodiments of the invention relate generally to a coupling device, to a processor arrangement, to a data processing arrangement, and to methods for transmitting...
Compensating quantity-providing circuit, stress-compensating circuit,
stress-compensated circuit, apparatus for...
A compensating quantity-providing circuit includes a frequency signal generator having an output for a frequency signal the frequency of which depends on...
Process, voltage and temperature control for high-speed, low-power fixed
and variable gain amplifiers based on...
An integrated circuit includes a first, diode-connected MOSFET and a second, linearly operated MOSFET serving as resistor. A current source may provide a current...
Reference current circuit and low power bias circuit using the same
A reference current circuit has an input configured to receive an input current, a first transistor, a second transistor, and an output configured to provide a...
Circuit arrangement comprising a level shifter and method
A circuit arrangement includes a first level shifter, an output stage, and a feedback circuit. The first level shifter is coupled to receive an input signal...