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Sensor arrangement and method for operating a sensor arrangement
A sensor arrangement and method of operating the sensor arrangement are described. The sensor arrangement has sensor devices formed on or in a substrate and a...
Circuit arrangement for processing data
Circuit arrangement including an encoding unit having a first input for receiving an address word and a second input for receiving a data word and a check word,...
Integrated circuit, method for acquiring data and measurement system
An embodiment of an integrated circuit comprises a plurality of cells. Each cell comprises a first supply node, a second supply node, a series connection with a...
Device and method for non-volatile storage of a status value
A device for non-volatile storage of a status value indicating that there has been a condition, including a non-volatile storage, an energy storage for storing...
Device with memory and method of operating device
A method of operating an electronic device includes storing a first plurality of bits of digital information in a memory using a first number of memory cells in...
Analog-to-digital converter with capacitor array
An analog-to-digital converter comprising a capacitor array having a plurality of unit capacitors, each having first and second inputs; a comparator having a...
Quantization error reduction in PWM full-MASH converters
Techniques for reducing quantization error in electronic components are described herein.
Amplitude regulating circuit
An amplitude regulating circuit for an oscillator with an input for a supply signal having an electrical quantity depending on an amplitude of an oscillation of...
Integrated circuit package employing a flexible substrate
An integrated circuit package includes a flexible laminar substrate 1. The substrate 1 has a flexible layer 5 of heat conductive material on one of its faces....
Semiconductor device for radio frequencies of more than 10 GHz and method
for producing the device
A semiconductor device for radio frequencies of more than 10 GHz having a semiconductor chip is disclosed. In one embodiment, the semiconductor chip, on its...
Vertical power semiconductor component, semiconductor device and methods
for the production thereof
A vertical power semiconductor component (1) having a top side (3) and a rear side (4) is provided. The top side (3) has at least one first electrode contact...
Methods of fabricating semiconductor devices and structures thereof
Methods of forming spacers on sidewalls of features of semiconductor devices and structures thereof are disclosed. A preferred embodiment comprises a...
Method and apparatus for termination of iterative turbo decoding
In the method for termination of turbo decoding, a plurality of first LLR values (L.sub.a.sup.i(k)) of a-priori information and a plurality of second LLR values...
Method and apparatus for writing to a target memory page of a memory
A method and apparatus for writing to a target memory page of a memory has an initial memory page having allocated thereto a marking memory containing...
Circuit arrangement and method for operating a circuit arrangement
Circuit arrangement having a chip card controller with connections which can be used to access the chip card controller in accordance with the ISO standard and...
Method for determining a model for an electrical network and use of the
An electrical network having a nonlinear transfer response is approximated with a system with memory. The system with memory being approximated in the frequency...
Mobile station in a mobile communication system and method for accessing a
service and/or a data record in the...
A mobile station is provided comprising a transmission and reception unit and an identification module that can be inserted into the mobile station. The mobile...
Device for calculating FSM bits in the UMTS standard
The invention relates to a device for calculating FSM bits by means of which the signals sent from two antennas of a base station are influenced with reference...
Method for estimating a frequency offset of a modulated bandpass signal
In a method for estimating a frequency offset (f.sub.e, .OMEGA..sub.e) of a modulated bandpass signal (s) with an assumed carrier frequency (.OMEGA..sub.0) in a...
Transmitting receiving arrangement for TD-SCDMA mobile radios
The invention relates to a transmitting and receiving arrangement for radios having a baseband component and a radio-frequency component that are connected via...
A power module has several circuit units (20, 21) that are electrically connected in parallel and are provided with terminal contacts (5, 5') which are...
A divider circuit comprises at least two clock edge controlled differential buffer store elements, each being clocked by complementary input clock signals, each...
Integrated circuit with improved component interconnections
An integrated circuit arrangement is disclosed. In one embodiment, the integrated circuit arrangement includes at least three conductive structures levels and...
Semiconductor device with a semiconductor chip using lead technology and
method of manufacturing the same
A semiconductor device using lead technology includes a semiconductor chip with external side electrodes of semiconductor components disposed on its top side. On...
Package for an electronic component and method for its production
A package for an electronic component includes a synthetic package compound. This synthetic package compound includes an upper outer contact on its upper side...
Power trench transistor
A power trench transistor comprises a semiconductor body in which a cell array and an edge region surrounding the cell array are formed. First edge trenches are...
Memory cell, memory device and method for the production thereof
A nonvolatile memory cell, a memory device and a corresponding production method are disclosed. In one embodiment, a memory material region is in this case...
Method for preventing the formation of dentrites in a semiconductor
The invention relates to a semiconductor circuit arrangement having a semiconductor substrate, a first doping region, a second doping region, a connection doping...
Semiconductor element and process of manufacturing semiconductor element
Shown are embodiments where a process of manufacturing a semiconductor element on a semiconductor wafer is shown. The semiconductor element is obtained by...
High-k dielectric film, method of forming the same and related
A high-k dielectric film, a method of forming the high-k dielectric film, and a method of forming a related semiconductor device are provided. The high-k...
Method, device and system for bonding a semiconductor element
The invention relates to a method and also a device and a system for bonding a semiconductor element (4), in which various contact areas (8) of the semiconductor...
Package for electronic device
Electrical circuit for measuring times and method for measuring times
An electrical circuit used for measuring times is disclosed. In one embodiment, the electrical circuit has a counter, a decoder and a multiplicity of time trap...
Analog switch controller
Methods and systems for implementing an analog switch controller to improve linearity of analog switches are described.
Test arrangement having chips of a first substrate on a second substrate
and chips of the second substrate on a...
The invention relates to a method for arranging chips of a first substrate on a second substrate, in which the chips are grouped at least into first chips and...
Semiconductor devices and methods of manufacture thereof
Semiconductor devices and methods of manufacture thereof are disclosed. In a preferred embodiment, a method of manufacturing a semiconductor device includes...
Field effect controllable semiconductor component with improved inverse
diode and production methods therefor
The invention relates to a semiconductor component, which comprises a semiconductor body having a first and a second terminal zone of a first conduction type...
Metal interconnect structure and method
A method of fabricating a semiconductor device including a metal interconnect structure with a conductive region formed in a first dielectric layer, and an...
Noise reduction in semiconductor device using counter-doping
One or more embodiments describe a method of fabricating a silicon based metal oxide semiconductor device, comprising: implanting a first dopant into a first...
Strained semiconductor device and method of making same
In a method of making a semiconductor device, a gate dielectric is formed over the semiconductor body. A floating gate is formed over the gate dielectric, an...
Interface apparatus and method for synchronization of data
An interface apparatus is provided having a first register device and a second register device, which is connected in parallel with it. The register devices are...
xDSL multistandard driver circuit
An electric circuit for amplifying an xDSL signal comprises an operational amplifier and a signal monitoring circuit. The operational amplifier is configured to...
Circuit comprising a MOS transistor and a control circuit for the MOS
A circuit includes a MOS transistor having a control electrode and a control capacitance, and including a control circuit for the MOS transistor. The control...
Vertical semiconductor device having semiconductor zones for improved
operability under dynamic processes
A vertical semiconductor device comprises a semiconductor body, a first contact and a second contact, wherein a first semiconductor region of a first...
Programmable resistive memory cell with a programmable resistance layer
A programmable resistive memory cell comprising a lower electrode, a programmable resistance layer, and an upper electrode, wherein a lower mask is arranged...
An integrated circuit produced from non-monocrystalline semiconductors, including a plurality of transistors, all of the transistors being of the same type, and...
Masks and methods of manufacture thereof
Lithography masks and methods of manufacture thereof are disclosed. A preferred embodiment includes a method of generating an assist feature of a lithography...
Apparatus and method for calculating a multiplication
An apparatus for calculating a modular multiplication includes an examiner for examining digits of the multiplier with a lookahead algorithm to obtain a...
Apparatus and method for generating a random number
Apparatus for generating a random number includes a sampler that samples a noise signal to obtain a noise signal sample, and a provider that provides at least...
Method and device for ascertaining feature vectors from a signal
A signal is used to form intermediate feature vectors which are subjected to high-pass filtering. The high-pass-filtered intermediate feature vectors have a...