Micron patents granted on 26 July 2011

13 US patents granted on 26 July 2011 and assigned to Micron

1 7,986,578 Low voltage sense amplifier and sensing method
2 7,986,576 Digit line equilibration using access devices at the edge of sub-arrays
3 7,986,563 NAND flash memory programming
4 7,986,555 Method for programming and erasing an NROM cell
5 7,986,553 Programming of a solid state memory utilizing analog communication of bit patterns
6 7,986,549 Apparatus and method for refreshing or toggling a phase-change memory cell
7 7,986,363 High dynamic range imager with a rolling shutter
8 7,985,995 Zr-substituted BaTiO.sub.3 films
9 7,985,698 Methods of forming patterned photoresist layers over semiconductor substrates
10 7,985,692 Method to reduce charge buildup during high aspect ratio contact etch
11 7,985,681 Method for selectively forming symmetrical or asymmetrical features using a symmetrical photomask during fabrication of a semiconductor device and electronic systems including the semiconductor device
12 7,985,679 Atomic layer deposition methods
13 7,985,617 Methods utilizing microwave radiation during formation of semiconductor constructions