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Perrino Frank A: Multi-layer connecting structures for packaging semiconductor devices mounted on a flexible carrier. Fairchild Camera and Instrument Corporation, MacPherson Alan H, Richbourg J Ronald, February 25, 1975: US3868724 (203 worldwide citation)

Connecting structures for integrated circuit chips or dice are fabricated by forming a plurality of sets of leads on a first surface of a flexible tape. The sets of leads penetrate through to the second surface of the tape at ends of the leads, via holes formed in the tape. Small contacts are formed ...


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Peltzer Douglas L: Method of fabricating integrated circuits with oxidized isolation and the resulting structure. Fairchild Camera and Instrument Corporation, March 7, 1972: US3648125 (133 worldwide citation)

A thin silicon epitaxial layer, formed on a silicon substrate, is subdivided into electrically isolated pockets by a grid of oxidized regions of epitaxial silicon material which extend through the epitaxial layer to a laterally extending PN junction.


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Michael E Thomas: High temperature interconnect system for an integrated circuit. Fairchild Camera and Instrument Corporation, Lee Patch, William H Murray, April 24, 1990: US04920071 (116 worldwide citation)

A semiconductor integrated circuit device is provided with an electrical interconnect system which is stable at high temperatures. The interconnect system employs refractory metal compounds which are electrically conductive, which form stable couples with silicon and compounds thereof, and which rem ...


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James A Hayes: Insulated gate field-effect transistor read-only memory cell. Fairchild Camera and Instrument Corporation, Alan H MacPherson, Robert C Colwell, November 6, 1979: US04173766 (95 worldwide citation)

A read-only memory cell formed from a single insulated gate field-effect transistor may be selectively programmed by being operated under suitable biasing conditions to cause some of the electrons flowing between the source and drain to acquire sufficient energy to be injected into and trapped in th ...


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Antony G Bell: Insulated gate field-effect transistor read-only memory array. Fairchild Camera and Instrument Corporation, Alan H MacPherson, Robert C Colwell, November 6, 1979: US04173791 (90 worldwide citation)

An array of read-only memory cells is formed from a plurality of insulated gate field-effect transistors. Information may be programmed into individual transistors within the array by application of selected potentials to the connecting lines of the array. An individual cell is programmed by causing ...


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Smith William R, Rice Rex: Job flow and multiprocessor operation control system. Fairchild Camera and Instrument Corporation, February 15, 1972: US3643227 (82 worldwide citation)

A hardware-oriented control system for use in a time-shared multiprocessor system is disclosed. The system controls the processing or flow of each requested processing operation or job, which typically requires the performance of processing tasks of several different processors. The control system a ...


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Klein Thomas, Faggin Federico: Doped semiconductor electrodes for mos type devices. Fairchild Camera and Instrument Corporation, June 27, 1972: US3673471 (81 worldwide citation)

The threshold voltage required to invert an MOS device is both shifted and selectively controlled by using appropriately doped semiconductor material as the gate electrode.


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Yuk Bun Chau, Willis David Stinson Jr: Testing circuit. Fairchild Camera and Instrument Corporation, Alan H MacPherson, Henry K Woodward, J Ronald Richbourg, August 24, 1976: US03976940 (81 worldwide citation)

An improved testing circuit is provided which includes a pair of comparator circuits each of which is disposed for comparing two minimum threshold amplitudes of responses from a device under test, and a multiplexer circuit coupled to the outputs of the pair of comparator circuits for switching betwe ...


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Markkanen Carl O, Blackwell Dale B, Knaust George A, Kropac Christian R, McCall John M: Stepper motor control system. Fairchild Camera and Instrument Corporation, June 22, 1971: US3586953 (70 worldwide citation)

A stepper motor drive system includes a shaft carrying an encoder which develops a binary-coded signal representative of 12 discrete shaft positions on either side of a reference position. Binary-coded signals representative of the desired position of the motor and the shaft position signals are app ...


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Andrew C Tickle: Self-refreshing memory cell. Fairchild Camera and Instrument Corporation, Kenneth Olsen, Carl L Silverman, Alan H MacPherson, March 6, 1984: US04435786 (69 worldwide citation)

A self-refreshing non-volatile memory cell having two cross-coupled transistors includes a first floating gate formed between the gate and the channel of said first transistor, said first floating gate overlying by means of a tunnel oxide a portion of the drain of said second transistor and a second ...