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Stanford R Ovshinsky, David Strand, David Tsu: Increased data storage in optical data storage and retrieval systems using blue lasers and/or plasmon lenses. Energy Conversion Devices, March 13, 2003: US20030048744-A1 (18 worldwide citation)

An optical recording medium includes a crystallizing layer for enhancing the crystallization of a phase change memory layer, an energy storage layer for aiding the state transformations of a phase change memory layer, and/or a modifying element for increasing absorption and contrast at short wavelen ...


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Kristy A Campbell: Stoichiometry for chalcogenide glasses useful for memory devices and method of formation. Dickstein Shapiro Morin & Oshinsky, March 13, 2003: US20030047765-A1 (16 worldwide citation)

A method of forming resistance changing elements with improved operational characteristics for use in memory devices and the resulting structures are disclosed. A chalcogenide glass having the formula (Gex1Se1x1)1y1Agy1, wherein 18x128, or the formula (Gex2SE1x2)1y2Agy2, wherein 39x242, and wherein ...


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Jiutao Li: Agglomeration elimination for metal sputter deposition of chalcogenides. Dickstein Shapiro Morin & Oshinsky, March 13, 2003: US20030047772-A1 (13 worldwide citation)

A method for fabricating chalcogenide materials on substrates, which reduces and/or eliminates agglomeration of materials on the chalcogenide materials; and system and devices for performing the method, semiconductor devices so produced, and machine readable media containing the method. One method d ...


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Jiutao Li: Agglomeration elimination for metal sputter deposition of chalcogenides. Dickstein Shapiro Morin & Oshinsky, March 13, 2003: US20030047773-A1 (13 worldwide citation)

A method for fabricating chalcogenide materials on substrates, which reduces and/or eliminates agglomeration of materials on the chalcogenide materials; and system and devices for performing the method, semiconductor devices so produced, and machine readable media containing the method. One method d ...


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Kristy A Campbell, John T Moore: Method of forming chalcogenide comprsing devices and method of forming a programmable memory cell of memory circuitry. Wells St John Roberts Gregory & Matkin Ps, March 13, 2003: US20030049912-A1 (13 worldwide citation)

A first conductive electrode material is formed on a substrate. Chalcogenide comprising material is formed thereover. The chalcogenide material comprises AxSey. A silver comprising layer is formed over the chalcogenide material. The silver is irradiated effective to break a chalcogenide bond of the ...


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Michael N Kozicki: Microelectronic photonic structure and device and method of forming the same. Snell & Wilmer, One Arizona Center, March 13, 2003: US20030048519-A1 (12 worldwide citation)

A microelectronic photonic structure and a device and a system including the structure are disclosed. The photonic structure includes an ion conductor and a plurality of electrodes. Optical properties of the structure are altered by applying energy across the electrodes.


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Nauta Tore, Van, Haaren Johannes A M M: Transmissive display device with reflective polarizer arranged on the viewer side. Koninklijke Philips Electronics, RAAP Adriaan Y, March 13, 2003: WO/2003/021343 (10 worldwide citation)

This invention relates to a transmissive display device, comprising a plurality of optical shutter elements (1, 11 21) as well as a polarization selective reflection/transmission device arranged on the viewer side of the display device and a reflective light-redirecting device (4, 14, 24). Essential ...


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Mathewson Alan, Alderman John, Donnelly Julie: Integrated circuit structure and a method of making an integrated circuit structure. National Microelectronic Research Centre University College Cork National University Of Ireland Cork, Mathewson Alan, Alderman John, Donnelly Julie, BOYCE Conor, March 13, 2003: WO/2003/021679 (6 worldwide citation)

A mechanically flexible integrated circuit structure is disclosed. The circuit structure comprises a plurality of microelectronic elements (20) that are separate fabrications interconnected by a flexible interconnect system. The interconnect system includes electrical interconnections (22) formed, f ...


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Quintero Julian A: Microapplicators, delivery systems and methods for adhesives and sealants. Closure Medical Corporation, BERRIDGE William P, March 13, 2003: WO/2003/020358 (6 worldwide citation)

A microapplicator (100) for dispensing and applying an adhesive or sealant material comprises a handle portion (110), an applicator tip (120) connected to the handle portion, and a microreservoir (122) at the applicator tip arranged to hold a small amount, about 20 microliters or less, of an adhesiv ...


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Suvi Haukka, Eric Shero, Christophe Pomarede, Jan Willem Hub Maes, Marko Tuominen: Low temperature gate stack. Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, March 13, 2003: US20030049942-A1 (6 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to methods for forming dielectric layers on a substrate, such as in an integrated circuit. In one aspect of the invention, a thin interfacial layer is formed. The interfacial layer is preferably an oxide layer and a high-k material is preferably deposited on the interfa ...