Micron patents granted on 28 June 2011

32 US patents granted on 28 June 2011 and assigned to Micron

1 7,970,964 Methods and systems to accomplish variable width data input
2 7,970,958 Peripheral interface alert message for downstream device
3 7,969,815 System and method for controlling timing of output signals
4 7,969,813 Write command and write data timing circuit and methods for timing the same
5 7,969,788 Charge loss compensation methods and apparatus
6 7,969,783 Memory with correlated resistance
7 7,969,782 Determining memory page status
8 7,969,779 Integrated circuit including memory array having a segmented bit line architecture and method of controlling and/or operating same
9 7,969,776 Data cells with drivers and methods of making and operating the same
10 7,969,774 Electronic devices formed of two or more substrates bonded together, electronic systems comprising electronic devices and methods of making electronic devices
11 7,969,490 Method, apparatus, and system providing an imager with pixels having extended dynamic range
12 7,969,488 Correction of cluster defects in imagers
13 7,969,252 System and method for reducing lock time in a phase-locked loop
14 7,968,969 Electrical components for microelectronic devices
15 7,968,962 Semiconductor fabrication method and system
16 7,968,960 Methods of forming strained semiconductor channels
17 7,968,954 Intermediate semiconductor device having nitrogen concentration profile
18 7,968,951 Interconnecting bit lines in memory devices for multiplexing
19 7,968,930 Finned memory cells
20 7,968,928 DRAM layout with vertical FETs and method of formation
21 7,968,927 Memory array for increased bit density and method of forming the same
22 7,968,916 Circuit and method for interconnecting stacked integrated circuit dies
23 7,968,862 Phase change memory elements using self-aligned phase change material layers
24 7,968,460 Semiconductor with through-substrate interconnect
25 7,968,425 Isolation regions
26 7,968,411 Threshold voltage adjustment for long-channel transistors
27 7,968,406 Memory cells, methods of forming dielectric materials, and methods of forming memory cells
28 7,968,403 Method of fabricating a sleeve insulator for a contact structure
29 7,968,402 Method for forming a high-performance one-transistor memory cell
30 7,968,376 Packaged microelectronic devices and methods for manufacturing packaged microelectronic devices
31 7,968,369 Microelectronic devices and microelectronic support devices, and associated assemblies and methods
32 7,967,661 Systems and pads for planarizing microelectronic workpieces and associated methods of use and manufacture