Micron patents granted on 20 May 2008

27 US patents granted on 20 May 2008 and assigned to Micron

1 7,376,874 Method of controlling a test mode of a circuit
2 7,376,857 Method of timing calibration using slower data rate pattern
3 7,376,669 System for automatically initiating a computer security and/or screen saver mode
4 7,376,244 Imaging surveillance system and method for event detection in low illumination
5 7,376,025 Method and apparatus for semiconductor device repair with reduced number of programmable elements
6 7,376,024 User configurable commands for flash memory
7 7,375,892 Ellipsoidal gapless microlens array and method of fabrication
8 7,375,793 Apparatus for photolithographic processing
9 7,375,748 Differential readout from pixels in CMOS sensor
10 7,375,573 De-emphasis system and method for coupling digital signals through capacitively loaded lines
11 7,375,560 Method and apparatus for timing domain crossing
12 7,375,554 Voltage level translator circuitry
13 7,375,419 Stacked mass storage flash memory package
14 7,375,414 High permeability layered films to reduce noise in high speed interconnects
15 7,375,388 Device having improved surface planarity prior to MRAM bit material deposition
16 7,375,036 Anisotropic etch method
17 7,375,033 Multi-layer interconnect with isolation layer
18 7,375,026 Local multilayered metallization
19 7,375,014 Methods of electrochemically treating semiconductor substrates
20 7,375,009 Method of forming a conductive via through a wafer
21 7,375,004 Method of making an isolation trench and resulting isolation trench
22 7,374,993 Methods of forming capacitors
23 7,374,990 Vertical wrap-around-gate field-effect-transistor for high density, low voltage logic and memory array
24 7,374,964 Atomic layer deposition of CeO.sub.2/Al.sub.2O.sub.3 films as gate dielectrics
25 7,374,617 Atomic layer deposition methods and chemical vapor deposition methods
26 7,374,476 Method and apparatus for forming a planarizing pad having a film and texture elements for planarization of microelectronic substrates
27 7,374,174 Small electrode for resistance variable devices