Micron patents granted on 08 September 2009

16 US patents granted on 08 September 2009 and assigned to Micron

1 7,587,560 Memory device controller
2 7,586,799 Devices, systems, and methods for independent output drive strengths
3 7,586,784 Apparatus and methods for programming multilevel-cell NAND memory devices
4 7,586,777 Resistance variable memory with temperature tolerant materials
5 7,586,329 Capacitively-coupled level restore circuits for low voltage swing logic circuits
6 7,586,319 Methods of retaining semiconductor component configurations within sockets
7 7,586,144 Memory device with high dielectric constant gate dielectrics and metal floating gates
8 7,585,782 Methods of forming semiconductor constructions, and methods of selectively removing metal-containing materials relative to oxide
9 7,585,753 Controlling diffusion in doped semiconductor regions
10 7,585,741 Methods of forming capacitors
11 7,585,728 Methods of programming memory cells using manipulation of oxygen vacancies
12 7,585,725 Use of dilute steam ambient for improvement of flash devices
13 7,585,707 Low dark current image sensors with epitaxial SiC and/or carbonated channels for array transistors
14 7,585,425 Apparatus and method for reducing removal forces for CMP pads
15 7,585,371 Substrate susceptors for receiving semiconductor substrates to be deposited upon
16 7,584,942 Ampoules for producing a reaction gas and systems for depositing materials onto microfeature workpieces in reaction chambers