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Excitation in micromechanical devices
A resonant structure for a micromechanical device includes a beam and at least one mass attached to the beam. The resonant structure is arranged to have a...
Cryptographic device employing parallel processing
A cryptography processor includes a central processing unit and a co-processor, the co-processor comprising a plurality of calculating subunits as well as a...
Circuit arrangement provided with a phase-locked loop and
transmitter-receiver with said circuit arrangement
The invention specifies a circuit arrangement with a phase locked loop (1), which can be used as a mobile radio transmitter, in particular. The reference...
Capacitor averaging converter
A capacitor-averaging pipeline analog-to-digital converter has a plurality of stages. Each of the plurality of stages has a first switched capacitor circuit and...
Stabilization of sigma-delta converters
This disclosure relates to monitoring the output of one or more amplifying structures and providing an auxiliary input signal under certain conditions.
Clock receiver circuit device, in particular for semi-conductor components
A semi-conductor component with a receiver, in particular a clock receiver circuit device, as well as a receiver, in particular a clock receiver circuit device...
Semiconductor stack block comprising semiconductor chips and methods for
producing the same
A semiconductor stack block contains either stacked semiconductor chip size semiconductor devices or semiconductor devices with semiconductor chips in a plastic...
Integrated circuitry and method for manufacturing the same
The integrated circuitry on a semiconductor substrate includes an integrated circuit arranged in a circuit area of the semiconductor substrate and a...
Label identification system and coding method suited therefor
The invention relates to a label identification system comprised of a transmitting-receiving unit and of identification labels on which the identification...
Data memory system and method for transferring data into a data memory
A method for transferring data into a data memory using a data protocol is presented. The data memory is an error correction code (ECC) memory or a non-error...
Test method for determining the wire configuration for circuit carriers
with components arranged thereon
The invention relates to a test method for determining a wire configuration for a circuit carrier having at least one component arranged thereon, where internal...
Testing a data store using an external test unit for generating test
sequence and receiving compressed test results
Disclosed is a test method for testing a data store having an integrated test data compression circuit where the data store has a memory cell array with a...
Electronic circuit with asynchronous clocking of peripheral units
An inventive electronic circuit includes central processing means having a clock connection and a data connection, as well as a peripheral unit having a clock...
Device and method for performing operations at a variable speed
A processor comprises a computation unit for performing an operation at a speed and a state unit, which has a state which changes in response to execution of an...
Amplitude modulator, in particular for mobile radio, and a method for
modulation of a signal
An amplitude modulator is provided, which has a first supply connection for supplying a supply potential and a second supply connection for supplying a ground...
Method and device for synchronizing data transmission between two circuits
For synchronising the data transmission between a CMOS circuit (1) and a bipolar circuit (2) a DLL (delayed lock loop) is provided which sets a phase deviation...
Method and memory circuit for operating a resistive memory cell
The invention relates to a method for reading a memory datum from a resistive memory cell comprising a selection transistor which is addressable via a control...
Multi-channel digital/analog converter arrangement
A multi-channel digital/analog converter arrangement comprises at least two data channels for receiving and forwarding a corresponding number of digital data...
Polar modulator and a use thereof
A polar modulator has a low AM-AM and AM-PM distortion comprises a phase locked loop. The phase locked loop is designed for outputting a high-frequency signal...
Method and apparatus for switching on a voltage supply of a semiconductor
circuit and corresponding...
A method and an apparatus for switching on a voltage supply of a voltage domain of a semiconductor circuit is disclosed. A voltage supply is connected to a...
Test system for testing integrated circuits and a method for configuring a
The invention relates to a test system for testing connectable integrated circuits. A particular test system may have switching devices via which a respective...
Power transistor including a leadframe and a semiconductor chip arranged
on the leadframe
A power transistor includes a leadframe and a semiconductor chip arranged on the leadframe. The top side of the semiconductor chip has a drain contact-making...
Targets for measurements in semiconductor devices
Targets or test structures used for measurements in semiconductor devices having long lines exceeding design rule limitations are divided into segments. In one...
Method for producing charge-trapping memory cell arrays
A memory layer sequence comprising a lower confinement layer (2), a charge-trapping layer (3), and an upper confinement layer (4) is applied on the main surface...
Means of mounting for electronic components, arrangement and procedure
A means of attachment for electrically contacting electronic components is disclosed. The means of attachment includes a carrier element and a number of...
Circuit arrangement and method for driving electronic chips
The invention provides a method for testing circuit units to be tested in a test apparatus, different identification units being assigned to the circuit units to...
Memory system and method of operating memory system
A random access memory system has a memory controller, a first memory device, a second memory device, and a memory bus. The memory controller is configured to...
Processor and method for a simultaneous execution of a calculation and a
A processor includes a source register having a source register content, a destination register, a calculating unit for performing a calculation using the source...
Method and device for calculating an iterated state for a feedback shift
A final state in a shift register arrangement is obtained from an initial state by means of N-fold iteration using an iteration rule prescribed by a...
Random number generator and method for generating a random number
Random number generator having a transistor that generates an analog random telegraph signal (RTS) having a first or second signal state, a RTS detection unit...
Method and transmission apparatus for transmitting a bivalent signal
A method and an apparatus for transmitting information contained in a transmission signal via at least one channel includes a number of processing steps at the...
Sense circuit for resistive memory
A memory includes a phase-change memory cell and a circuit. The phase-change memory cell can be set to at least three different states including a substantially...
Exposure device for immersion lithography and method for monitoring
parameters of an exposure device for...
A method for monitoring parameters of an exposure device for immersion lithography and an exposure device for immersion lithography are provided. In the course...
Integrated circuit having a signal converter
A method for operating a signal converter, and to an integrated circuit having a signal converter, in particular an analog-digital converter is disclosed. One...
Logic basic cell
A logic basic cell for processing a first and a second data signal, having a multiplex device for multiplexing the first and second data signals in a multiplex...
Method for reducing an overlay error and measurement mark for carrying out
A method for reducing an overlay error of structures of a layer to be patterned relative to those of a reference layer includes formation of standard measurement...
Method and device for testing an integrated circuit, integrated circuit to
be tested, and wafer with a large...
A method and a device for testing an integrated circuit are defined by the fact that the testing of the integrated circuit is begun by a self-test device...
Method for checking periodic structures on lithography masks
The invention, which relates to a method for checking periodic structures on lithography masks, in which an image of the structure of the lithography mask is...
Acquisition method and apparatus for carrying out the method
An acquisition method for identifying a transmitter, and a correlator for carrying out the method includes correlating a received binary-coded spread sequence...
Process for storing transmission units and a network communications device
The present invention relates to a process for storing transmission units in interworking between networks of differing protocol structure, in particular between...
Integrated circuit having a memory cell
A memory cell having a programmable solid state electrolyte layer, a writing line and a controllable switch that is arranged between the solid state electrolyte...
Oscillator and method for generating an oscillator signal
An oscillator includes a first resonator circuit, a second resonator circuit coupled to the first resonator circuit and a reconfigurable network having a...
Amplifier arrangement and amplifying method
In one embodiment, an amplifier arrangement includes an amplifier having a first input, a second input and an output, a first resistor network, having a first...
Lateral field-effect-controllable semiconductor component for RF
The present invention relates to a semiconductor component. The component includes a semiconductor body with a first semiconductor layer of a first conduction...
Charge-trapping memory cell and charge-trapping memory device
The memory cell is arranged in a ridge of semiconductor material forming a fin with sidewalls and a channel region between source and drain regions. Memory layer...
Memory structure and method of manufacture
A solid state electrolyte memory structure includes a solid state electrolyte layer, a metal layer on the solid state electrolyte layer, and an etch stop layer...
Microelectronic device with a plurality of storage elements in serial
connection and method of producing the same
The micro electronic device comprises a substrate with a surface and a plurality of storage elements in serial connection formed at the surface of the substrate,...
A process for producing a layer arrangement, in which a plurality of electrically conductive structures are formed on a substrate, a first electrically...
Integrated circuit with re-route layer and stacked die assembly
An apparatus and a method of manufacture for a stacked-die assembly. A first die is placed on a substrate such that the backside of the die, i.e., the side...
System and method for enabling a vendor mode on an integrated circuit
A system and method for enabling a vendor mode on an integrated circuit. A method is disclosed for applying a potential to a no-connect pin, whose function is...