Micron patents granted on 10 July 2012

19 US patents granted on 10 July 2012 and assigned to Micron

1 8,218,898 Method and apparatus providing noise reduction while preserving edges for imagers
2 8,218,385 Current mode data sensing and propagation using voltage amplifier
3 8,218,357 Spin torque transfer cell structure utilizing field-induced antiferromagnetic or ferromagnetic coupling
4 8,218,348 Memory devices having strings of series-coupled memory cells selectively coupled to different bit lines
5 8,217,705 Voltage switching in a memory device
6 8,217,695 Fast measurement initialization for memory
7 8,217,694 Method and apparatus for synchronizing with a clock signal
8 8,217,557 Solid state lights with thermosiphon liquid cooling structures and methods
9 8,217,510 Semiconductor module system having stacked components with encapsulated through wire interconnects (TWI)
10 8,217,508 Method of packaging integrated circuit devices using preformed carrier
11 8,217,505 Packaged IC device comprising an embedded flex circuit on leadframe, and methods of making same
12 8,217,465 Semiconductor constructions
13 8,217,441 Semiconductor constructions including gate arrays formed on partial SOI substrate
14 8,217,439 DRAM unit cells, capacitors, methods of forming DRAM unit cells, and methods of forming capacitors
15 8,216,943 Epitaxial growth method
16 8,216,939 Methods of forming openings
17 8,216,935 Methods of forming transistor gate constructions, methods of forming NAND transistor gate constructions, and methods forming DRAM transistor gate constructions
18 8,216,911 Methods for etching doped oxides in the manufacture of microfeature devices
19 8,216,377 Method and system for binding halide-based contaminants