Micron patents granted on 23 May 2006

29 US patents granted on 23 May 2006 and assigned to Micron

1 7,051,178 Burst write in a non-volatile memory device
2 7,050,708 Delivery of solid chemical precursors
3 7,050,649 Suppression of ringing artifacts during image resizing
4 7,050,425 Apparatus for multiple media digital communication
5 7,050,342 Testmode to increase acceleration in burn-in
6 7,050,330 Multi-state NROM device
7 7,050,327 Differential negative resistance memory
8 7,050,319 Memory architecture and method of manufacture and operation thereof
9 7,050,094 Wide dynamic range operation for CMOS sensor with freeze-frame shutter
10 7,049,861 Reduced current input buffer circuit
11 7,049,840 Hybrid interconnect and system for testing semiconductor dice
12 7,049,753 Method and apparatuses for providing uniform electron beams from field emission displays
13 7,049,700 Semiconductor test board having laser patterned conductors
14 7,049,693 Electrical contact array for substrate assemblies
15 7,049,685 Packaged microelectronic devices with pressure release elements and methods for manufacturing and using such packaged microelectronic devices
16 7,049,664 Semiconductor device structures formed by ion-assisted oxidation
17 7,049,244 Method for enhancing silicon dioxide to silicon nitride selectivity
18 7,049,238 Method for fabricating semiconductor device having recess
19 7,049,237 Methods for planarization of Group VIII metal-containing surfaces using oxidizing gases
20 7,049,231 Methods of forming capacitors
21 7,049,219 Coating of copper and silver air bridge structures to improve electromigration resistance and other applications
22 7,049,206 Device isolation for semiconductor devices
23 7,049,196 Vertical gain cell and array for a dynamic random access memory and method for forming the same
24 7,049,192 Lanthanide oxide / hafnium oxide dielectrics
25 7,049,191 Method for protecting against oxidation of a conductive layer in said device
26 7,049,173 Method for fabricating semiconductor component with chip on board leadframe
27 7,049,153 Polymer-based ferroelectric memory
28 7,049,009 Silver selenide film stoichiometry and morphology control in sputter deposition
29 7,048,968 Methods of depositing materials over substrates, and methods of forming layers over substrates