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There are many inventions described and illustrated herein. In a first aspect, the present invention is a technique and circuitry for reading data that is stored in memory cells. In one embodiment of this aspect, the present invention is a technique and circuitry for generating a reference current that is used, in conjunction with a sense amplifier, to read data that is stored in memory cells of a DRAM device. The technique and circuitry for generating a reference current may be implemented using an analog configuration, a digital configuration, and/or combinations of analog and digital configurations.

Title
Reference current generator, and method of programming, adjusting and/or operating same
Application Number
10/840902
Publication Number
6912150 (B2)
Application Date
May 7, 2004
Publication Date
June 28, 2005
Inventor
Michel Declercq
Penthaz
CH
Marija Blagojevic
Lausanne
CH
Marc Pastre
Ecublens
CH
Maher Kayal
St Sulpice
CH
Lionel Portman
Lausanne
CH
Agent
Neil A Steinberg
IPC
G11C 011/24
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