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SYSTEM, APPARATUS, AND METHOD OF PROGRAMMING A ONE-TIME PROGRAMMABLE
A semiconductor device for a one-time programmable (OTP) memory according to some examples of the disclosure includes a gate, a dielectric region below the...
NONVOLATILE SEMICONDUCTOR MEMORY DEVICE
A nonvolatile semiconductor memory device includes a memory cell array having multiple blocks each with a plurality of memory strings. Each memory string has...
NONVOLATILE MEMORY DEVICES AND DRIVING METHODS THEREOF
Nonvolatile memory devices including memory cell arrays with a plurality of cell strings connected between a substrate and a plurality of bit lines and...
NONVOLATILE SEMICONDUCTOR MEMORY DEVICE AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURING THE
According to an embodiment, a nonvolatile semiconductor memory device comprises: a memory string including a plurality of memory cells connected in series; a...
SET AND RESET OPERATION IN PHASE CHANGE MEMORY AND ASSOCIATED TECHNIQUES
Embodiments of the present disclosure describe techniques and configurations for word-line path isolation in a phase change memory (PCM) device. In an...
Memory Systems and Memory Programming Methods
Memory systems and memory programming methods are described. In one arrangement, a memory system includes a memory cell configured to have a plurality of...
ENHANCING NUCLEATION IN PHASE-CHANGE MEMORY CELLS
Various embodiments disclosed herein comprise methods and apparatuses for placing phase-change memory (PCM) cells of a memory array into a temperature regime...
APPARATUSES, SENSE CIRCUITS, AND METHODS FOR COMPENSATING FOR A WORDLINE
Apparatuses, sense circuits, and methods for compensating for a voltage increase on a wordline in a memory is described. An example apparatus includes a...
SENSE AMPLIFIER LOCAL FEEDBACK TO CONTROL BIT LINE VOLTAGE
Methods for precharging bit lines using closed-loop feedback are described. In one embodiment, a sense amplifier may include a bit line precharge circuit for...
PROGRAM VERIFY FOR NON-VOLATILE STORAGE
A non-volatile storage system includes a plurality of non-volatile storage elements arranged in two dimensional or three dimensional structures. The system...
HIGH CAPACITY LOW COST MULTI-STATE MAGNETIC MEMORY
The present invention is directed to a multi-state current-switching magnetic memory element configured to store a state by current flowing therethrough to...
STATIC RANDOM ACCESS MEMORY CELL HAVING IMPROVED WRITE MARGIN FOR USE IN
ULTRA-LOW POWER APPLICATION
A static random access memory (SRAM) cell is provided with improved write margin. The SRAM cell includes: a pair of inverters cross coupled to each other and...
PRECHARGING AND REFRESHING BANKS IN MEMORY DEVICE WITH BANK GROUP
Memory subsystem refresh management enables commands to access one or more identified banks across different bank groups with a single command. Instead of...
SEMICONDUCTOR MEMORY DEVICE AND METHOD OF OPERATING THE SAME
A semiconductor memory device includes a refresh cycle generation unit capable of generating a first cycle signal and a second cycle signal having a cycle...
Method and Apparatus for Increasing the Reliability of an Access
Transistor Coupled to a Magnetic Tunnel...
A method is disclosed for writing a magnetic tunnel junction (MTJ) of a magnetic memory array by switching a magnetic orientation associated with the MTJ from...
NONVOLATILE LOGIC AND SECURITY CIRCUITS
In some examples, a nonvolatile storage element may be configured to store a state or value during a low power or powered down period of a circuit. For...
BOOSTED SUPPLY VOLTAGE GENERATOR AND METHOD THEREFORE
A boosted supply voltage generator is selectively activated and deactivated to allow operations that are sensitive to variations on the boosted voltage to be...
MEMORY DEVICE AND MEMORY SYSTEM INCLUDING THE SAME
A memory device may include a plurality of memory banks, a row control signal input unit suitable for receiving a plurality of row control signals, a column...
NONVOLATILE MEMORY DEVICES, MEMORY SYSTEMS AND RELATED CONTROL METHODS
A nonvolatile memory device includes a cell array including a plurality of cell strings extending on a substrate in a vertical direction, a page buffer...
SEMICONDUCTOR DEVICE AND METHOD FOR OPERATING THE SAME
A semiconductor device may include: a plurality of data pads; a plurality of data buffers each suitable for buffering a signal inputted through a first input...
FLEXIBLE COMMAND ADDRESSING FOR MEMORY
Flexible command addressing for memory. An embodiment of a memory device includes a dynamic random-access memory (DRAM); and a system element coupled with the...
LOW-POWER, HIGH-ACCURACY CURRENT REFERENCE FOR HIGHLY DISTRIBUTED CURRENT
REFERENCES FOR CROSS POINT MEMORY
A highly distributed current reference for a solid-state memory comprises a centrally located current digital-to-analog converter (IDAC) and a plurality of...
INTERNAL VOLTAGE GENERATING CIRCUIT
An internal voltage generation circuit may include a temperature information generation unit configured to generate a temperature code having a code value...
SEMICONDUCTOR DEVICE AND SEMICONDUCTOR SYSTEM
A semiconductor device may include a target voltage generation section configured to generate first and second target voltages. The semiconductor device may...
ARRAY STRUCTURE OF SINGLE-PLOY NONVOLATILE MEMORY
An array structure of a single-poly nonvolatile memory includes a first and a second MTP sections, a first and a second OTP sections. The first MTP is...
SEMICONDUCTOR MEMORY DEVICE
According to an embodiment of the present invention, a semiconductor memory device includes a substrate, a connector, a controller, a plurality of first...
DISK DRIVE MODULE
A disk drive module is provided herein. The disk drive module includes a set of rail members formed on two opposing sides of a frame, and a retaining wall...
RECORDING MEDIUM, REPRODUCING APPARATUS, AND REPRODUCING METHOD
In a recording medium on which is recorded a multiplexed stream including a plurality of first packets (V_main) constituting a first I-picture in a first video...
System and Methods for Generating Scene Stabilized Metadata
Methods and systems for generating and applying scene-stable metadata for a video data stream are disclosed herein. A video data stream is divided or...
THREE-DIMENSIONAL IMAGE PROCESSING SYSTEM, THREE-DIMENSIONAL IMAGE
PROCESSING APPARATUS, AND THREE-DIMENSIONAL...
Provided is a three-dimensional image processing system that includes a sensor portion that is attached to a measurement target and detects a three-dimensional...
REDUCING TOTAL SEEK TIME FOR DETERMINING AN ACCESS SEQUENCE OF DATA STORED
ON A TAPE MEDIUM
A first data group in an access sequence is selected. A distance from a current position of the tape medium is set to be a logical distance value, determined...
RECORDED CONTENT REPAIR
A television receiver may detect during a primary recording of particular programming degradation of a received signal quality associated with the particular...
SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR SPATIOTEMPORAL IMAGE FUSION AND INTEGRATION
A system and method for creating a spatiotemporal image representation with information content that enables accurate and rapid processing for several...
METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR REARRANGEMENT OF MEDIA DATA USING VISUAL
REPRESENTATIONS OF THE SAME
A method and an apparatus for rearrangement of media data using visual representations of the media data are described. A displaying unit displays visual...
MOTOR AND DISK DRIVE APPARATUS
A base portion of a motor includes an annular inner bottom plate portion, a recessed portion and groove portions recessed upward from a lower surface of the...
HOLOGRAM RECORDING AND REPRODUCING APPARATUS
A disk conveyance unit 3 conveys the disk medium 2 to a position where recording and reproducing are performed by the pickup 1 with the spindle motor 4 held....
Adaptive HAMR Power Data Storage Device
A data storage device may be configured with at least a heat assisted magnetic recording head that has a laser and is connected to a controller. The heat...
RECORDING AND REPRODUCING APPARATUS
A recording and reproducing apparatus according to the present disclosure includes a first optical pickup configured to record information on either a land...
GLASS SUBSTRATE FOR MAGNETIC DISK AND MAGNETIC DISK FOR HEAT ASSISTED
It is to provide a glass substrate for a magnetic disk to be a source of a magnetic disk for heat assisted magnetic recording and a magnetic disk for heat...
PERPENDICULAR MAGNETIC RECORDING MEDIUM
The purpose of the present invention is to provide a magnetic recording medium including a first magnetic recording layer having a large coercive force and a...
Hard Disk Drive Head-Disk Interface Dithering
A procedure for accurately determining thermal flying height control (TFC) touchdown power associated with a head-disk interface (HDI) in a hard disk drive...
TAPE RECORDING HEAD HAVING NON-PARALLEL GAPS AND DISSIMILAR TRANSDUCER
A drive-implemented method according to one embodiment includes determining an extent of tape dimensional instability, and adjusting a tilt angle of a first...
ALIGNED SHINGLED WRITING FOR MAGNETIC RECORDING MEDIA AND MEDIA HAVING
SHINGLE EDGE POSITIONED TRACKS
A method according to one embodiment includes gathering information about how an array of writers write and/or are expected to write to a magnetic medium...
FLEXURE OF DISK DRIVE SUSPENSION
A flexure of a disk drive suspension with a magnetic head having first and second elements. The flexure includes a metal base, a conductive circuit along the...
DATA READER WITH RESONANT TUNNELING
A data reader may have an resonant tunnel structure disposed between first and second magnetic structures. The resonant tunnel structure can be configured with...
Data Writer Front Shield with Varying Throat Height
A data storage device employing a data writer may configure the data writer with at least a write pole that is separated from a front shield on an air bearing...
Record Player and Components
A record player includes a base including a front surface, a plinth including a front surface, a platter, and a tone arm. The base includes a base height, a...
IDENTIFICATION BY SOUND DATA
Technologies are generally described for systems, devices and methods effective to identify an individual. In some examples, a microphone may receive sound...
SIGNAL PROCESSING APPARATUS, MEDIUM APPARATUS, SIGNAL PROCESSING METHOD,
AND SIGNAL PROCESSING PROGRAM
There is proposed a signal processing apparatus for enhancing a target signal and suppressing the remaining components without increasing an array size or the...
SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR SPEECH RESTORATION
A method for speech restoration by an electronic device is described. The method includes obtaining a noisy speech signal. The method also includes suppressing...