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Brian Eidson, Mats Lindstrom, Robert Edmund Grange: RF transmitter with extended efficient power control range. Skyworks Solutions, Weide & Miller, January 20, 2004: US06681101 (152 worldwide citation)

A highly efficient radio frequency (RF) transmitter provides both wide bandwidth and an extended power control range. The RF transmitter includes stage switching, bias adjustment, and drain supply modulation. These components are used to provide fine and coarse power control and EER envelope fluctua ...


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Norman J Beamish, Robert Saunders, John S Walley, Hon M Yung: System for using a local wireless network to control a device within range of the network. Skyworks Solutions, Farjami & Farjami, February 17, 2004: US06694143 (142 worldwide citation)

This invention provides a communication device that is capable of interacting with a local wireless communication system when the communication device is within range of the local wireless communication system for controlling operating characteristics of the communication device. The communication d ...


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MohyEldeen Fouad Abdelgany, Dana Vincent Laub: Shared functional block multi-mode multi-band communication transceivers. Skyworks Solutions, Thomas Kayden Horstemeyer & Risley, August 15, 2006: US07092676 (114 worldwide citation)

A multiple-mode multiple band transceiver is disclosed. Some embodiments include a multiple-channel transmitter including a plurality of selectable transmit-channel components, the plurality of selectable transmit-channel components sharing at least one element coupled to a modulator, the plurality ...


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Roberto Coccioli, Mohamed A Megahed, Trang N Trinh, Larry D Vittorini, John S Walley: Shielded antenna in a semiconductor package. Skyworks Solutions, Farjami & Farjami, August 3, 2004: US06770955 (110 worldwide citation)

One exemplary embodiment is a structure comprising a laminate substrate having a top surface for receiving a semiconductor die. The exemplary structure further comprises an antenna element situated on a bottom surface of the laminate substrate, where the antenna element is suitable for connection to ...


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David K Homol, Karl J Couglar, Hua Wang, Ryan M Pratt: Apparatus and method for enabled switch detection. Skyworks Solutions, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, August 30, 2011: US08008970 (107 worldwide citation)

Apparatuses and methods for enabled switch detection are disclosed. In one embodiment, an apparatus includes a complimentary metal oxide semiconductor (CMOS) switch having a gate, a drain, a source, and a well. The source and drain are formed in the well, and the gate is formed adjacent the well bet ...


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Behnam Tabrizi: Semiconductor packaging. Skyworks Solutions, Bromberg & Sunstein, March 15, 2005: US06867499 (99 worldwide citation)

An electronic component and a method for making an electronic component are disclosed. The electronic component has a silicon package. The silicon package has a recess formed thereon in which a conductive region is placed. A bare die electronic device is disposed in the recess. The device has a top, ...


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Norman J Beamish, Robert S Saunders, John S Walley, Raymond Hon Mo Yung: System and method for achieving wireless communications coverage in a local area. Skyworks Solutions, Farjami & Farjami, November 25, 2003: US06653932 (97 worldwide citation)

An electrical apparatus which is configured with an antenna, transceiver, or repeater for transmission or reception over a wireless interface. In one embodiment, the appliance interfaces to a user device through a system which includes the power distribution system of the apparatus. In another embod ...


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Nooshin D Vakilian, Dmitriy Rozenblit, William J Domino, Morten Damgaard: System for allowing a TDMA/CDMA portable transceiver to operate with closed loop power control. Skyworks Solutions, Needle & Rosenberg P C, September 21, 2004: US06795712 (97 worldwide citation)

A closed power control feedback loop system allows a single portable transceiver architecture to be used for systems in which a transmit signal including both a phase modulated (PM) component and an amplitude modulated (AM) component are supplied to a power amplifier and in systems in which the tran ...


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Roberto Coccioli, Mohamed Megahed, Hassan S Hashemi: Structure and method for fabrication of a leadless chip carrier with embedded antenna. Skyworks Solutions, Farjami & Farjami, June 24, 2003: US06582979 (92 worldwide citation)

A substrate has a top surface for receiving a semiconductor die. An antenna is patterned on the bottom surface of the substrate. The antenna is accessible by coupling it to a via and, through the via, to a substrate signal bond pad and a semiconductor die signal bond pad. In one embodiment, there is ...


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Philip H Thompson, Michael L Hageman, Grant Small, Terry J Shie: Multi-mode bias circuit for power amplifiers. Skyworks Solutions, Farjami & Farjami, March 29, 2005: US06873211 (89 worldwide citation)

According to an exemplary embodiment, a circuit arrangement includes a multi-mode bias circuit having a control voltage input, a mode control input for selecting between a linear mode and a saturation mode, and a bias output. The circuit arrangement further includes an amplifier having a bias input ...