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Robert M Quinn: Method for manufacturing contacts for a Chalcogenide memory device. BAE Systems Information and Electronic Systems Integration, Antony P Ng, Bracewell & Patterson L, February 4, 2003: US06514788 (217 worldwide citation)

A method for manufacturing contacts for a Chalcogenide memory device is disclosed. A via is initially formed within a first oxide layer on a substrate. A conductive layer is then deposited on top of the first oxide layer. A second oxide layer is deposited on the conductive layer. Subsequently, the s ...


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John C Rodgers, Jon D Maimon: Method for manufacturing sidewall contacts for a chalcogenide memory device. BAE Systems Information and Electronic Systems Integration, Daniel J Long, Antony P Ng, Dillon & Yudell, June 21, 2005: US06909107 (196 worldwide citation)

A method for manufacturing sidewall contacts for a chalcogenide memory device is disclosed. A first conductive layer is initially deposited on top of a first oxide layer. The first conductive layer is then patterned and etched using well-known processes. Next, a second oxide layer is deposited on to ...


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S Ram Ramaswamy, Charles N Alcorn, Arnett J Brown III, Tatia E Butts: Method for providing a fill pattern for an integrated circuit design. Bae Systems Information and Electronic Systems Integration, Daniel J Long, Antony P Ng, Bracewell & Patterson L, August 19, 2003: US06609235 (193 worldwide citation)

A method for providing a fill pattern for integrated circuit designs is disclosed. A keepout file having keepout data is generated from a chip design layout file having chip design layout data. The keepout file includes a map of areas of an integrated circuit design where fill patterns cannot be pla ...


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Gary Douglas Huber, Donald William McCauley: Method and apparatus for assisting garbage collection process within a java virtual machine. International Business Machines Corporation, Casimer K Salys, Antony P Ng, Andrew J Dillon, May 30, 2000: US06070173 (85 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for assisting garbage collection process within a Java virtual machine are disclosed. A virtual object heap and a physical object heap are provided within the Java virtual machine, with the virtual object heap considerably larger than the physical object heap. Objects from Jav ...


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Danny Marvin Neal, Steven Mark Thurber: Method and system for supporting peripheral component interconnect (PCI) peer-to-peer access across multiple PCI host bridges within a data-processing system. International Business Machines Corporation, Richard A Henkler, Antony P Ng, Andrew J Dillon, June 2, 1998: US05761462 (82 worldwide citation)

A method for supporting peer-to-peer access across separate Peripheral Component Interconnect (PCI) host bridges within a data-processing system is described. In accordance with the method and system of the present invention, during an access request from a PCI device, a first determination is made ...


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Guy Lynn Guthrie, Danny Marvin Neal, Steven Mark Thurber: Method and system for translating peripheral component interconnect (PCI) peer-to-peer access across multiple PCI host bridges within a computer system. International Business Machines Corporation, Richard A Henkler, Antony P Ng, Andrew J Dillon, April 27, 1999: US05898888 (73 worldwide citation)

A method and system for translating peer-to-peer access across multiple Peripheral Component Interconnect (PCI) host bridges within a data-processing system are disclosed. In accordance with the method and system of the present invention, a processor and a system memory are connected to a system bus ...


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David John Craft: Method and apparatus for providing improved data compression efficiency for an adaptive data compressor. International Business Machines Corporation, Casimer K Salys, Antony P Ng, Andrew J Dillon, February 23, 1999: US05874907 (69 worldwide citation)

A method for providing improved data compression efficiency to a data compressor unit is disclosed. Before sending the uncompressed data stream to the data compressor unit, an incoming data byte from the uncompressed data stream is first compared with a preceding data byte from the uncompressed data ...


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William Jaaskelainen Jr: Method and apparatus for providing programmable window-to-window focus change within a data processing system using a graphical user interface. International Business Machines Corporation, Mark S Walker, Antony P Ng, Andrew J Dillon, November 10, 1998: US05835088 (63 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus are disclosed that allow rapid positioning of a cursor within a data processing system graphical user interface. The method involves establishing a preferred order of the cursor movement between at least a subset of windows with all windows active on the data processing system ...


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Sani Richard Nassif: Method and apparatus for characterized parasitic capacitance between integrated-circuit interconnects. International Business Machines Corporation, Casimer K Salys, Antony P Ng, Andrew J Dillon, October 5, 1999: US05963043 (61 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for characterizing dimensions and parasitic capacitance between integrated-circuit interconnects are disclosed. The apparatus is a test structure including at least two substantially identical oscillators, at least two substantially identical counters, and a pulse generator. E ...


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Michael Albert Perks, Sally M Tekulsky, Shirley L Martin: Method and system for sharing a menu by multiple components in a component-based computer system. International Business Machines Corporation, Mark S Walker, Antony P Ng, Andrew J Dillon, June 9, 1998: US05764960 (36 worldwide citation)

In a component-based system such as OpenDoc, only one component can be "active," such that only the active component has control of the menubar and the pop-up menus. An active component may contain both intrinsic contents and embedded components. The active component allows the user to "select" some ...