Micron patents granted on 06 May 2008

47 US patents granted on 06 May 2008 and assigned to Micron

1 7,370,306 Method and apparatus for designing a pattern on a semiconductor surface
2 7,370,226 System and method for communicating a software-generated pulse waveform between two servers in a network
3 7,370,225 System and method for communicating a software-generated pulse waveform between two servers in a network
4 7,370,150 System and method for managing a cache memory
5 7,370,134 System and method for memory hub-based expansion bus
6 7,370,122 Distributed configuration storage
7 7,369,623 Apparatuses to simultaneously distribute clock signals and data on integrated circuits, interposers, and circuit boards
8 7,369,447 Random cache read
9 7,369,436 Vertical NAND flash memory device
10 7,369,435 Write once read only memory employing floating gates
11 7,369,434 Flash memory with multi-bit read
12 7,369,379 Methods, circuits, and applications using a resistor and a Schottky diode
13 7,369,168 Circuit for an active pixel sensor
14 7,369,167 Photo diode ID for CMOS imagers
15 7,369,138 Full-scene anti-aliasing method and system
16 7,369,072 Method and apparatus for calibrating imaging device circuits
17 7,368,965 Clock capture in clock synchronization circuitry
18 7,368,812 Interposers for chip-scale packages and intermediates thereof
19 7,368,810 Invertible microfeature device packages
20 7,368,800 Methods of forming trench isolation in the fabrication of integrated circuitry, methods of fabricating memory circuitry, integrated circuitry and memory integrated circuitry
21 7,368,796 Metal gate engineering for surface P-channel devices
22 7,368,790 Strained Si/SiGe/SOI islands and processes of making same
23 7,368,701 Optical channels for multi-level metal optical imagers and method for manufacturing same
24 7,368,698 Imaging device with reduced row readout time and method of operating the same
25 7,368,696 Generation and storage of column offsets for a column parallel image sensor
26 7,368,678 Method for sorting integrated circuit devices
27 7,368,416 Methods of removing metal-containing materials
28 7,368,402 Systems and methods for forming tantalum oxide layers and tantalum precursor compounds
29 7,368,399 Methods of forming patterned photoresist layers over semiconductor substrates
30 7,368,391 Methods for designing carrier substrates with raised terminals
31 7,368,389 Methods of forming electrically conductive plugs
32 7,368,382 Atomic layer deposition methods
33 7,368,381 Methods of forming materials
34 7,368,378 Methods for making integrated-circuit wiring from copper, silver, gold, and other metals
35 7,368,374 Super high density module with integrated wafer level packages
36 7,368,372 Methods of fabricating multiple sets of field effect transistors
37 7,368,366 Methods of forming trench isolation in the fabrication of integrated circuitry, methods of fabricating memory circuitry, integrated circuitry and memory integrated circuitry
38 7,368,362 Methods for increasing photo alignment margins
39 7,368,344 Methods of reducing floating body effect
40 7,368,343 Low leakage MIM capacitor
41 7,368,339 Method and apparatus providing CMOS imager device pixel with transistor having lower threshold voltage than other imager device transistors
42 7,368,320 Method of fabricating a two die semiconductor assembly
43 7,368,014 Variable temperature deposition methods
44 7,367,871 Semiconductor processing methods of removing conductive material
45 7,367,845 Modular sockets using flexible interconnects
46 7,367,343 Method of cleaning a surface of a cobalt-containing material, method of forming an opening to a cobalt-containing material, semiconductor processing method of forming an integrated circuit comprising a copper-containing conductive line, and a cobalt-containing film cleaning solution
47 7,367,252 Integrated circuit package separators