Micron patents granted on 31 July 2012

11 US patents granted on 31 July 2012 and assigned to Micron

1 8,234,528 Systems and methods for monitoring a memory system
2 8,234,527 Method for error test, recordation and repair
3 8,234,460 Communication between internal and external processors
4 8,234,439 Fault-tolerant non-volatile integrated circuit memory
5 8,233,329 Architecture and method for memory programming
6 8,233,322 Multi-partition memory with separated read and algorithm datalines
7 8,233,318 Phase change memory
8 8,233,316 Memory architecture and cell design employing two access transistors
9 8,232,657 Packaged semiconductor assemblies and methods for manufacturing such assemblies
10 8,232,585 JFET devices with PIN gate stacks
11 8,232,206 Methods of forming electrical contacts to structures that are at different heights over a substrate relative to one another