Micron patents granted on 10 April 2012

15 US patents granted on 10 April 2012 and assigned to Micron

1 8,156,322 Critical security parameter generation and exchange system and method for smart-card memory modules
2 8,156,291 Memory register encoding systems and methods
3 8,154,931 Circuits, devices, systems, and methods of operation for capturing data signals
4 8,154,926 Memory cell programming
5 8,154,906 Memory cells, memory cell programming methods, memory cell reading methods, memory cell operating methods, and memory devices
6 8,154,081 Processes and apparatus having a semiconductor fin
7 8,154,066 Titanium aluminum oxide films
8 8,154,064 Semiconductor constructions
9 8,154,006 Controlling the circuitry and memory array relative height in a phase change memory feol process flow
10 8,154,004 Hybrid MRAM array structure and operation
11 8,153,522 Patterning mask and method of formation of mask using step double patterning
12 8,153,502 Methods for filling trenches in a semiconductor material
13 8,153,497 Lanthanide dielectric with controlled interfaces
14 8,153,019 Methods for substantially equalizing rates at which material is removed over an area of a structure or film that includes recesses or crevices
15 8,152,918 Methods for epitaxial silicon growth