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Alexander Kalnitsky, Alan Kramer: Solid state fingerprint sensor packaging apparatus and method. STMicroelectronics, Theodore E Galanthay, Lisa K Jorgenson, Andre Szuwalski, January 4, 2000: US06011859 (59 worldwide citation)

A planar, capacitive-type, rectangular, and multi-pixel fingerprint sensing array is mounted on the horizontal and generally rectangular top-surface of a dome that extends upward generally from the center of a horizontally disposed and generally rectangular silicon substrate member. The dome is form ...


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Javathu Kutikaran Hassan, Carl Vincent Rabstejnek: Workpiece positioning apparatus. International Business Machines Corporation, Theodore E Galanthay, August 16, 1977: US04042119 (56 worldwide citation)

Disclosed is an X-Y table for positioning semiconductor workpieces in a vacuum environment with a high degree of speed and accuracy. The X and Y prime movers are mounted on adjacent external surfaces of the vacuum chamber. The first motor associated with the drive in the Y direction seals with an O- ...


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Claude Athenes, Jean Claude Audrix, Jean Claude Longchambon: Matrix for switching between two multiplex groups. SGS Thomson Microelectronics, James H Morris, Theodore E Galanthay, Wolf Greenfield & Sacks P C, May 16, 2000: US06064670 (55 worldwide citation)

This invention relates to a matrix for switching between two time-division multiplex groups, including three areas for buffering the data arriving in multiplex onto input junctions, which issue these data in multiplex to output junctions according to an assignment of each time slot of an input multi ...


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Robert H Bond, Michael J Hundt: Ball grid array integrated circuit package with high thermal conductivity. STMicroelectronics, David V Carlson, Theodore E Galanthay, Lisa K Jorgenson, November 23, 1999: US05991156 (55 worldwide citation)

An integrated circuit package with a path of high thermal conductivity is disclosed. A thermally conductive slug, formed of a material such as copper, is attached to an underside portion of a substrate, such as a printed circuit board or a ceramic substrate, through which an opening has been formed. ...


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Benjamim Tang, Keith Bassett, Tim Ng, Kenneth A Ostrom, Nicholas Steffen, Cliff Duong: Methods and apparatus for open-loop enhanced control of power supply transients. Primarion, Theodore E Galanthay, September 14, 2004: US06791302 (54 worldwide citation)

A system is provided for supplying current to a dynamic load subject to transient current requirements. A sense unit coupled to the dynamic load is configured to sense the rate of change of supply current required by the dynamic load during a transient event. A current source coupled to the sense un ...


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David C McClure: Variable input threshold adjustment. SGS Thomson Microelectronics, Theodore E Galanthay, Lisa K Jorgenson, Renee M Larson, December 31, 1996: US05589783 (53 worldwide citation)

According to the present invention, an integrated circuit device is capable of responding to more than one input threshold voltage level by making only minimal changes to the device. The input buffer of the integrated circuit device is modified to be a programmable buffer that is controlled by a con ...


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Bertrand Noel Baron, Laurent Carre: Processor with specialized handling of repetitive operations. STMicroelectronics, Theodore E Galanthay, Stephen C Bongini, Fleit Kain Gibbons Gutman & Bongini P L, June 12, 2001: US06247125 (52 worldwide citation)

A processor that includes an instruction extraction stage, an instruction register, an instruction decoder, a first multiplexer that supplies the instruction register, and an autonomous counter with a presetting register. The first multiplexer receives the output of the extraction stage and the outp ...


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Tsiu Chiu Chan, Frank Randolph Bryant: Method of making an SRAM cell and structure. STMicroelectronics, Theodore E Galanthay, Lisa K Jorgenson, Andre Szuwalski, August 7, 2001: US06271063 (52 worldwide citation)

A six transistor static random access memory (SRAM) cell with thin-film pull-up transistors and method of making the same includes providing two bulk silicon pull-down transistors of a first conductivity type, two active gated pull-up thin-film transistors (TFTs) of a second conductivity type, two p ...


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John Ryan Goodfellow, Robert T Carroll, Malay Trivedi, Erik McShane, Kevin Mori: Digitally controlled voltage regulator. Primarion, Theodore E Galanthay, April 4, 2006: US07023672 (52 worldwide citation)

Disclosed is a digitally controlled multi-phase voltage regulator system providing regulated power to electronic components that have variable power requirements. Power is supplied by one or more power integrated circuits (IC) each having a high side power switch controlled by pulse width modulated ...


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Yaron Slezak, Yoram Cedar, Ilan Wienner: Method and apparatus for operating on a memory unit via a JTAG port. STMicroelectronics, Theodore E Galanthay, Lisa K Jorgenson, June 5, 2001: US06243842 (52 worldwide citation)

A method of controlling the operations of an on-chip memory unit includes the steps of receiving an indication of at least the ready or busy state of the memory unit and instructing the memory unit to perform the next operation once the indication is of the ready state. The step of receiving can inc ...