Patents - 2008

Patterned structures fabricated by printing mask over lift-off pattern
Ana Claudia Arias, Rene A. Lujan and William S. Wong
U.S. Patent 7,459,400. December 2008

Patterned structures fabricated by printing mask over lift-off pattern
Ana Claudia Arias
U.S. Patent 7,459,400. December 2008

Adjustable dual-band link
Vladimir Stojanovic and Amir Amirkhany
U.S. Patent 7,450,629. November 2008

Negative differential resistance field effect transistor for implementing a pull up element in a memory cell
Tsu-Jae King Liu
U.S. Patent 7,453,083. November 2008

Temperature measurement system having a plurality of microelectromechanical resonators and method of operating same
Aaron Partridge, Bernhard Boser, Crist Y. Lu and Markus Lutz
U.S. Patent 7,446,619. November 2008

Microelectromechanical oscillator having temperature measurement system, and method of operating same
Aaron Partridge, Bernhard Boser, Crist Y. Lu and Markus Lutz
U.S. Patent 7,446,620. November 2008

Partial response receiver with clock data recovery
Bruno W. Garlepp, Jared L. Zerbe, Metha Jeeradit and Vladimir Stojanovic
U.S. Patent 7,433,397. October 2008

Transcoding multimedia information within a network communication system
Jim Chou and Kannan Ramchandran
U.S. Patent 7,444,418. October 2008

Digraph network superframes
Kristofer Pister and Robert M. Shear
U.S. Patent 7,420,980. September 2008

Network storage system
Joshua L. Coates, F. Alan Jones, Georgina L. Russell, Michael Gonzalez, Patrick E. Bozeman, Taylor Gautier and David A. Patterson
U.S. Patent 7,428,540. September 2008

Backpressure Mechanism for Switch Fabric
John Musacchio, Jean Walrand, Roy Myers, Shyam Parekh, Jeonghoon Mo and Gaurav Agarwal
U.S. Patent 7,426,185. September 2008

Semiconductor device with raised segment
Hao Yu Chen, Yee Chia Yeo, Fu Liang Yang and Chenming Hu
U.S. Patent 7,423,323. September 2008

High speed signaling system with adaptive transmit pre-emphasis
Vladimir M. Stojanovic, Andrew C. C. Ho, Anthony Bessios, Fred F. Chen, Elad Alon and Mark A. Horowitz
U.S. Patent 7,423,454. September 2008

Data-level clock recovery
Vladimir Stojanovic
U.S. Patent 7,412,016. August 2008

Controlled process and resulting device
Francois J. Henley and Nathan W. Cheung
U.S. Patent 7,410,887. August 2008

Encoding and decoding of digital data using cues derivable at a decoder
Rohit Puri and Kannan Ramchandran
U.S. Patent 7,400,774. July 2008

Partial response receiver
Vladimir Stojanovic, Mark A. Horowitz, Jared L. Zerbe, Anthony Bessios, Andrew C.C. Ho, Jason C. Wei, Grace Tsang and Bruno W. Garlepp
U.S. Patent 7,397,848. July 2008

Methods of and apparatuses for controlling process profiles
Kameshwar Poolla and Costas J. Spanos
U.S. Patent 7,403,834. July 2008

System and method for performing memory operations in a computing system
Steven C. Miller, Martin M. Deneroff, Curt F. Schimmel, Larry Rudolph, Charles E. Leiserson, Bradley C. Kuszmaul and Krste Asanović
U.S. Patent 7,398,359. July 2008

High performance semiconductor devices fabricated with strain-induced processes and method for making same
Chung Hu Ke, Wen Chin Lee, Yee Chia Yeo, Chih Hsin Ko and Chenming Hu
U.S. Patent 7,394,136. July 2008

Compact wavelength-selective optical crossconnect
Ming C. Wu
U.S. Patent 7,373,037. May 2008

Microelectromechanical oscillator and method of operating same
Aaron Partridge, Bernhard Boser, Crist Y. Lu, Markus Lutz and Paul Merritt Hagelin
U.S. Patent 7,369,004. May 2008

SOI chip with recess-resistant buried insulator and method of manufacturing the same
Yee Chia Yeo and Chenming Hu
U.S. Patent 7,372,107. May 2008

Controlled cleaving process
Francois J. Henley and Nathan W. Cheung
U.S. Patent 7,371,660. May 2008

High performance piezoelectric actuator
Robert J. Wood, Ronald S. Fearing and Jacoby L. Hickerson
U.S. Patent 7,368,860. May 2008

Method for forming a bottom gate thin film transistor using a blend solution to form a semiconducting layer and an insulating layer
Ana Claudia Arias
U.S. Patent 7,351,606. April 2008

Transistor production using semiconductor printing fluid
Michael L. Chabinyc and Ana Claudia Arias
U.S. Patent 7,361,529. April 2008

Auto-configured equalizer
Jared L. Zerbe, Vladimir Stojanovic and Fred F. Chen
U.S. Patent 7,362,800. April 2008

Relaxed silicon germanium substrate with low defect density
Chun Chieh Lin, Yee Chia Yeo, Chien Chao Huang, Chao Hsiung Wang, Tien Chih Chang, Chenming Hu, Fu Liang Yang, Shih Chang Chen, Mong Song Liang and Liang Gi Yao
U.S. Patent 7,357,838. April 2008

Optical system applicable to improving the dynamic range of Shack-Hartmann sensors
Hyuck Choo and Richard S. Muller
U.S. Patent 7,355,793. April 2008

Methods of forming semiconductor devices with high-k gate dielectric
Chun Chieh Lin, Wen chin Lee, Chenming Hu, Shang Chih Chen, Chih Hao Wang, Fu Liang Yang and Yee Chia Yeo
U.S. Patent 7,354,830. April 2008

Method of forming a capacitor that includes forming a bottom electrode in a strained silicon layer
Yee Chia Yeo and Chenming Hu
U.S. Patent 7,354,843. April 2008

Adjustable dual-band link
Vladimir Stojanovic, Amir Amirkhany and Jared L. Zerbe
U.S. Patent 7,349,484. March 2008

Equalizing transceiver with reduced parasitic capacitance
Fred F. Chen and Vladimir Stojanovic
U.S. Patent 7,348,811. March 2008

Method and device for controlled cleaving process
Francois J. Henley and Nathan W. Cheung
U.S. Patent 7,348,258. March 2008

Fast router and hardware-assisted fast routing method
Andre DeHon, Randy Huang and John Wawrzynek
U.S. Patent 7,342,414. March 2008

Strained silicon MOS devices
Chien Chao Huang, Chung Hu Ge, Wen Chin Lee, Chenming Hu, Carlos H. Diaz and Fu Liang Yang
U.S. Patent 7,342,289. March 2008

Wavelength-selective 1.times.N.sup.2 switches with two-dimensional input/output fiber arrays
Ming C. Wu and Jui-Che Tsai
U.S. Patent 7,336,867. February 2008

Transistor with a strained region and method of manufacture
Chun Chieh Lin, Wen Chin Lee, Yee Chia Yeo and Chenming Hu
U.S. Patent 7,335,929. February 2008

Sketch-based multi-query processing over data streams
Alin Dobra, Johannes Gehrke, Rajeev Rastogi and Minos Garofalakis
U.S. Patent 7,328,220. February 2008

Vertically stacked field programmable nonvolatile memory and method of fabrication
Vivek Subramanian and James M. Cleeves
U.S. Patent 7,319,053. January 2008

Background estimation and segmentation based on range and color
Gaile Gordon, Trevor Darrell, Michael Harville and John Woodfill
U.S. Patent 7,317,830. January 2008

Semiconductor-on-insulator chip with<100>-oriented transistors
Fu Liang Yang, Yee Chia Yeo, Hung Wei Chen, Tim Tsao and Chenming Hu
U.S. Patent 7,319,258. January 2008

Deficit-based striping algorithm
Gaurav Agarwal, John T. Musacchio, Jeonghoon Mo and Jean Walrand
U.S. Patent 7,319,695. January 2008