Micron patents granted on 03 February 2009

19 US patents granted on 03 February 2009 and assigned to Micron

1 7,486,550 Semiconductor magnetic memory integrating a magnetic tunneling junction above a floating-gate memory cell
2 7,486,530 Method of comparison between cache and data register for non-volatile memory
3 7,485,971 Electronic device package
4 7,485,969 Stacked microelectronic devices and methods for manufacturing microelectronic devices
5 7,485,961 Approach to avoid buckling in BPSG by using an intermediate barrier layer
6 7,485,948 Front-end processing of nickel plated bond pads
7 7,485,942 Films deposited at glancing incidence for multilevel metallization
8 7,485,904 Pixel with strained silicon layer for improving carrier mobility and blue response in imagers
9 7,485,836 Row driver for selectively supplying operating power to imager pixel
10 7,485,587 Method of making a semiconductor device having improved contacts
11 7,485,565 Nickel bonding cap over copper metalized bondpads
12 7,485,562 Method of making multichip wafer level packages and computing systems incorporating same
13 7,485,548 Die loss estimation using universal in-line metric (UILM)
14 7,485,544 Strained semiconductor, devices and systems and methods of formation
15 7,485,528 Method of forming memory devices by performing halogen ion implantation and diffusion processes
16 7,485,526 Floating-gate structure with dielectric component
17 7,485,513 One-device non-volatile random access memory cell
18 7,485,504 Stable PD-SOI devices and methods
19 7,485,497 Integrated circuit cooling and insulating device and method