Micron patents granted on 15 August 2006

39 US patents granted on 15 August 2006 and assigned to Micron

1 7,093,227 Methods of forming patterned reticles
2 7,093,173 Synchronous flash memory with test code input
3 7,093,098 Multi-drive virtual mass storage device and method of operating same
4 7,093,095 Double data rate scheme for data output
5 7,093,093 Cache management system
6 7,093,066 Method for bus capacitance reduction
7 7,093,062 Flash memory data bus for synchronous burst read page
8 7,092,312 Pre-emphasis for strobe signals in memory device
9 7,092,285 State save-on-power-down using GMR non-volatile elements
10 7,092,271 CAM memory architecture and a method of forming and operating a device according to a CAM memory architecture
11 7,092,234 DRAM cells and electronic systems
12 7,092,233 Capacitor electrode having an interface layer of different chemical composition formed on a bulk layer
13 7,092,021 Frame shuttering scheme for increased frame rate
14 7,091,828 Interrogators, methods of operating a coherent interrogator, backscatter communication methods, interrogation methods, and signal processing methods
15 7,091,654 Field emission tips, arrays, and devices
16 7,091,622 Semiconductor device, ball grid array connection system, and method of making
17 7,091,611 Multilevel copper interconnects with low-k dielectrics and air gaps
18 7,091,584 Semiconductor package assembly and method for electrically isolating modules
19 7,091,575 Open pattern inductor
20 7,091,549 Programmable memory devices supported by semiconductor substrates
21 7,091,536 Isolation process and structure for CMOS imagers
22 7,091,531 High dynamic range pixel amplifier
23 7,091,513 Cathode assemblies
24 7,091,466 Apparatus and method for pixel binning in an image sensor
25 7,091,131 Method of forming integrated circuit structures in silicone ladder polymer
26 7,091,124 Methods for forming vias in microelectronic devices, and methods for packaging microelectronic devices
27 7,091,113 Methods of forming semiconductor constructions
28 7,091,101 Method of forming a device
29 7,091,087 Optimized flash memory cell
30 7,091,085 Reduced cell-to-cell shorting for memory arrays
31 7,091,067 Current limiting antifuse programming path
32 7,091,065 Method of making a center bond flip chip semiconductor carrier
33 7,091,064 Method and apparatus for attaching microelectronic substrates and support members
34 7,091,061 Method of forming a stack of packaged memory dice
35 7,091,060 Circuit and substrate encapsulation methods
36 7,091,059 Method of forming a photosensor comprising a plurality of trenches
37 7,090,815 Nanometer engineering of metal-support catalysts
38 7,090,750 Plating
39 7,090,727 Heated gas line body feedthrough for vapor and gas delivery systems and methods for employing same