Micron patents granted on 23 August 2011

22 US patents granted on 23 August 2011 and assigned to Micron

1 8,006,166 Programming error correction code into a solid state memory device with varying bits per cell
2 8,006,072 Reducing data hazards in pipelined processors to provide high processor utilization
3 8,006,067 Flexible results pipeline for processing element
4 8,005,995 Command interface systems and methods
5 8,004,920 Power saving memory apparatus, systems, and methods
6 8,004,909 Data bus power-reduced semiconductor storage apparatus
7 8,004,892 Single latch data circuit in a multiple level cell non-volatile memory device
8 8,004,887 Configurable digital and analog input/output interface in a memory device
9 8,004,882 Spintronic devices with integrated transistors
10 8,004,313 Methods, devices, and systems for a high voltage tolerant buffer
11 8,004,297 Isolation circuit
12 8,004,055 Electromagnetic radiation conduits
13 8,004,031 Memory device transistors
14 8,003,985 Apparatus having a dielectric containing scandium and gadolinium
15 8,003,972 Bottom electrode geometry for phase change memory
16 8,003,542 Multiple spacer steps for pitch multiplication
17 8,003,541 Methods of forming variable resistance memory cells, and methods of etching germanium, antimony, and tellurium-comprising materials
18 8,003,526 Low resistance metal silicide local interconnects and a method of making
19 8,003,521 Semiconductor processing
20 8,003,482 Methods of processing semiconductor substrates in forming scribe line alignment marks
21 8,003,310 Masking techniques and templates for dense semiconductor fabrication
22 8,003,000 Plasma processing, deposition and ALD methods