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ESD protective circuit for an electronic circuit having two or more supply
The ESD protective circuit according to the invention is designed for an electronic circuit which uses at least one first and one second supply voltage. This ESD...
Method for initialization of electronic circuit units, and electric
In a method for initializing at least one electronic circuit unit of an electric circuit, a supply voltage is applied to a power supply connection unit of the...
System and method for testing one or more dies on a semiconductor wafer
A testing system or method compares read data from one or more dies in a semiconductor wafer with the original data written onto the one or more dies. The...
Method and system for the optical inspection of contact faces at
semiconductor devices with different appearances
A system and method is provided that reliably determines the position of contact needle tips on a contact pad irrespective of the contact pad geometry and the...
Semiconductor circuit arrangement for controlling a high voltage or a
current of high current intensity
In the case of a semiconductor circuit arrangement for controlling a high voltage with a series circuit of semiconductor modules, the high voltage possibly being...
Power semiconductor module as H-bridge circuit and method for producing
A power semiconductor module (41) as H-bridge circuit (42) has four power semiconductor chips (N1, N2, P1, P2) and a semiconductor control chip (IC). The...
Circuit arrangement comprising a power component and a drive circuit
integrated in two semiconductor bodies
A circuit arrangement comprises at least one power component and a drive circuit for the power component, which are integrated in a first and a second...
Storage capacitor for semiconductor memory cells and method of
manufacturing a storage capacitor
A capacitor for a dynamic semiconductor memory cell, a memory and method of making a memory is disclosed. In one embodiment, a storage electrode of the capacitor...
Barrier layer for conductive features
Barrier layers for conductive features and methods of formation thereof are disclosed. A first barrier material is deposited on top surfaces of an insulating...
Method for fabricating a semiconductor structure
A method for fabricating a semiconductor including defining a first component region and a second component region in a semiconductor body is provided. A first...
Methods of manufacturing semiconductor devices with rotated substrates
Integrated circuits are oriented on a substrate at an angle that is rotated between 5 to 40 degrees from a direction parallel or perpendicular to a preferred...
Component arrangement and method for determining the temperature in a
A component arrangement is disclosed herein comprising a temperature sensor integrated in a semiconductor body, said temperature sensor being designed to...
Processor with internal memory configuration
A processor comprises an arithmetic unit for processing operands, a register memory for storing operands with a register memory space and a register memory...
Buffer chip and method for controlling one or more memory arrangements
A buffer chip having a first data interface for receiving a data item which is to be written and for sending a data item which has been read, having a conversion...
Interface arrangement for opto-electronic data transfer, and plug-in
An interface arrangement for opto-electronic data transfer which has an electrical plug connection part which includes at least one electrical contact used by a...
Memory device and method for operating such a memory device
A memory device and method for operating a memory device is described. In one embodiment, the memory device has at least one memory cell including an active...
Amplifier arrangement with controllable gain and method for controlling an
An amplifier arrangement with controllable gain includes a first and a second amplifier device which each have a control input to receive a control signal to...
Adjusting driver stage output impedance
In order to generate a control signal for adjusting a driver stage with an adjustable output impedance, an impedance signal is generated for a measure of the...
Transistor with dopant-bearing metal in source and drain
A transistor and method of manufacturing thereof. A gate dielectric and gate are formed over a workpiece, and the source and drain regions of a transistor are...
Semiconductor component and method for producing it
A semiconductor component and also a method for producing it are disclosed. In one embodiment, the semiconductor component includes a surface region or a...
DRAM memory and method for fabricating a DRAM memory cell
A DRAM memory cell arrangement having memory cells each having a trench capacitor and a fin field-effect transistor or FinFET for addressing the trench...
Semiconductor package having an interfacial adhesive layer
A semiconductor package has a substrate (8) and a semiconductor die (2). The substrate (8) includes a plurality of contact pads (9) on its upper surface and a...
Sensor module and method of manufacturing same
The embodiments herein relate to sensor modules having sensor chips with a sensing region on a face thereof, and methods for their manufacture.
Method and programmable unit for bit field shifting
A method and a programmable unit for bit field shifting in a memory device in a programmable unit as a result of the execution of an instruction, in which a bit...
Memory arrangement and method for processing data
A memory arrangement for processing data comprises a memory, an interface operatively coupled to the memory, a DLL circuit and at least one register device...
Integrated semiconductor memory with adjustable internal voltage
An integrated semiconductor memory includes a clock generator circuit for generating an internal clock signal that exhibits a certain phase angle with respect to...
Integrated semiconductor memory and method for operating a semiconductor
An integrated semiconductor memory device includes at least one memory cell, at least one sense amplifier and a pair of bit lines connected to each sense...
Method for exposing a semiconductor wafer by applying periodic movement to
A method of focus variation is described herein to achieve a one-step exposure of a wafer without the limitation of applying a complex y-tilt to a wafer stage....
Relaxation oscillator with propagation delay compensation for improving
the linearity and maximum frequency
A tunable oscillator comprises a control supply configured to output a control output operable to tune the tunable oscillator. The tunable oscillator further...
Circuit arrangement for detection of a locking condition for a phase
locked loop, and a method
A circuit arrangement includes a phase locked loop, having a phase detector on whose output side a phase signal can be tapped off and whose output side is...
Amplifier stage, operational amplifier and method for amplifying a signal
An amplifier stage includes a first and a second signal path having a series connection of a first transistor of a first conduction type which forms a control...
Circuit arrangement for voltage selection, and method for operating a
circuit arrangement for voltage selection
The circuit arrangement includes a first and a second input to supply a first and a second supply voltage and also an output. The circuit arrangement includes a...
Circuit arrangement of the temperature compensation of a measuring
An electrical circuit for the temperature compensation of at least one measuring resistor structure integrated in a semiconductor body includes at least one...
Semiconductor device with conductor tracks between semiconductor chip and
circuit carrier and method for...
The invention relates to a semiconductor device with conductor tracks between a semiconductor chip and a circuit carrier, and to a method for producing the same....
Electronic module and method of assembling the same
An electronic module includes a semiconductor power switch and a semiconductor diode. The lower side of the semiconductor power switch includes an output contact...
Polymer for sealing porous materials during chip production
A compound and method for sealing or protecting porous materials used in semiconductor fabrication, and in particular for protecting the inner walls of trenches...
Deep alignment marks on edge chips for subsequent alignment of opaque
A method of forming alignment marks on edge chips in a kerf region of a semiconductor workpiece. The alignment marks are formed in at least one material layer of...
Method of manufacturing a transistor and a method of forming a memory
device with isolation trenches
A method of manufacturing a transistor. In one embodiment, the method includes forming a gate electrode by defining a gate groove in the substrate. A plate-like...
Resistively switching memory
The present invention relates to a reproducible conditioning during the manufacturing of a resistively switching CBRAM memory cell comprising a first electrode...
Method for producing a chip-substrate connection
A method and an apparatus for producing a chip-substrate connection by alloying or brazing, using a solder containing two or more components with at least two...
Concept of compensating for piezo influences on integrated circuitry
The inventive circuitry on a semiconductor chip includes a first functional element having a first electronic functional-element parameter that exhibits a...
Fractional spaced equalizer
Fractional Spaced Equalizer FSEQ having adjustable coefficients ci for equalizing a reception signal of a transceiver. The transceiver comprises an echo...
Hybrid DSL system for transmission of hybrid DSL data via a subscriber
access line in order to increase the...
The hybrid DSL system (10) for transmission of hybrid DSL data via a subscriber access line (2030) has a baseband transceiver (101) for transmission of first...
Multi-transistor memory cells
A memory cell having three transistors and a capacitor having metallic electrodes is described. Multiple memory cells may be arranged in a memory unit or array....
Memory having parity error correction
A memory includes a sense amplifier segment and a plurality of word lines including a spare word line, a first transfer word line, and a second transfer word...
Bulk acoustic wave filter and method for eliminating unwanted side
A bulk acoustic wave (BAW) filter (40) is fabricated from thin film bulk acoustic wave resonators and a method eliminates unwanted side passbands. This BAW...
Mask-programmable logic macro and method for programming a logic macro
A mask-programmable logic macro includes at least three input terminals an output terminal and a first set of transistors comprised of at least three transistors...
Apparatus and method for controlling a driver strength
Method of controlling a driver strength and a termination impedance of a signal line of an interface, wherein the driver sends an output signal as an alternating...
Gate layer diode method and apparatus
Method, apparatus, and article of manufacture for a diode defined by a portion of a gate layer of an integrated circuit. Illustrative, non-limiting embodiments...
Power semiconductor with functional element guide structure
A trench transistor is described. In one aspect, the trench transistor has a cell array having a plurality of cell array trenches and a plurality of mesa zones...