Micron patents granted on 03 August 2010

28 US patents granted on 03 August 2010 and assigned to Micron

1 7,770,079 Error scanning in flash memory
2 7,769,286 Method and apparatus of determining the best focus position of a lens
3 7,768,868 Digital filters for semiconductor devices
4 7,768,861 Software refreshed memory device and method
5 7,768,846 Individual I/O modulation in memory devices
6 7,768,839 Memory read methods, apparatus, and systems
7 7,768,838 Operating memory cells
8 7,768,835 Non-volatile memory erase verify
9 7,768,832 Analog read and write paths in a solid state memory device
10 7,768,812 Memory cells, memory cell programming methods, memory cell reading methods, memory cell operating methods, and memory devices
11 7,768,562 Method, apparatus and system providing imager vertical binning and scaling using column parallel sigma-delta digital conversion
12 7,768,096 System for fabricating semiconductor components with conductive interconnects
13 7,768,073 Memory array buried digit line
14 7,768,062 Combined volatile and non-volatile memory device with graded composition insulator stack
15 7,768,058 NROM flash memory devices on ultrathin silicon
16 7,768,051 DRAM including a vertical surround gate transistor
17 7,768,049 Polymer-based ferroelectric memory
18 7,768,047 Imager element, device and system with recessed transfer gate
19 7,768,040 Imager device with electric connections to electrical device
20 7,768,036 Integrated circuitry
21 7,767,913 Electronic devices including conductive vias having two or more conductive elements for providing electrical communication between traces in different planes in a substrate, and accompanying methods
22 7,767,557 Chilled wafer dicing
23 7,767,544 Semiconductor fabrication method and system
24 7,767,525 Methods of forming vertical transistor structures
25 7,767,514 Methods of implanting dopant into channel regions
26 7,767,365 Methods for forming and cleaning photolithography reticles
27 7,767,363 Methods for photo-processing photo-imageable material
28 7,767,129 Imprint templates for imprint lithography, and methods of patterning a plurality of substrates