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Steven Paul Winegarden, Bart Reynolds, Brian Fox, Jean Didier Allegrucci, Sridhar Krishnamurthy, Danesh Tavana, Arye Ziklik, Andreas Papaliolios, Stanley S Yang, Fung Fung Lee: Configurable processor system unit. Triscend Corporation, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, October 15, 2002: US06467009 (183 worldwide citation)

The configurable processor system includes a processor, an internal system bus, and a programmable logic all interconnected via the internal system bus, on a single integrated circuit.


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Jean Didier Allegrucci, Brian Fox: Input/output architecture for efficient configuration of programmable input/output cells. Triscend Corporation, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, February 11, 2003: US06518787 (97 worldwide citation)

A programmable input/output memory architecture. The programmable input/output memory cells are disposed in two segments about the periphery of the chip. Each segment has two data buses for separate reading and writing of the configuration register. Each cell is selected and configured according to ...


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Brian Fox, Andreas Papaliolios: Configuration in a configurable system on a chip. Xilinx, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, John J King, February 12, 2008: US07330912 (71 worldwide citation)

The present invention allows a user to customize the configuration sequence of a configurable system on a chip (CSoC), thereby adding considerable flexibility to the configuration process. The present invention also provides certain features, transparent to the user, which optimize system resources ...


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Brian Fox, Andreas Papaliolios: Configuration in a configurable system on a chip. Xilinx, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, February 1, 2005: US06851047 (52 worldwide citation)

The present invention allows a user to customize the configuration sequence of a configurable system on a chip (CSoC), thereby adding considerable flexibility to the configuration process. The present invention also provides certain features, transparent to the user, which optimize system resources ...


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Brian Fox, Andreas Papaliolios: Configuration in a configurable system on a chip. Xilinx, Bever Hoffman & Harms, August 1, 2006: US07085858 (50 worldwide citation)

The present invention allows a user to customize the configuration sequence of a configurable system on a chip (CSoC), thereby adding considerable flexibility to the configuration process. The present invention also provides certain features, transparent to the user, which optimize system resources ...


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Brian Fox, Andreas Papaliolios, Steven P Winegarden, Edmond Y Cheung: Input/output circuit with user programmable functions. Xilinx, Blakely Sokoloff, March 22, 2005: US06870397 (32 worldwide citation)

The I/O circuit of the present invention provides optimal flexibility and performance using a number of different structures and methods. The present invention provides a signal follower circuit for an input pad. In one embodiment, the output buffer is capable of injecting a constant onto a pad duri ...


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Brian Fox: Micro-granular delay testing of configurable ICs. Tabula, Adeli & Tollen, December 6, 2011: US08072234 (21 worldwide citation)

A method for testing a set of circuitry in an integrated circuit (IC) is described. The IC includes multiple configurable circuits for configurably performing multiple operations. The method configures the IC to operate in a user mode with a set of test paths that satisfies a set of evaluation crite ...


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Daniel C Knowles, Jesus R Fabian, Vilen Vilan Kosover, Susan Ferrarotti, E Brian Fox, Frank DeBlase: Polyalphaolefins and processes for forming polyalphaolefins. Chemtura Corporation, Joseph Suhadolnik, February 1, 2011: US07880047 (21 worldwide citation)

The invention is directed to polyalphaolefins (PAOs) and processes for forming PAOs. In one embodiment, the invention is to a process for forming a PAO comprising polymerizing C8-C12 α-olefin monomers in the presence of hydrogen, a C8-C12 saturated hydrocarbon, e.g., a C8-C12 saturated straight-chai ...


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Wilson Yee, Brian Fox, Sridhar Krishnamurthy, Bart Reynolds, Steven Winegarden: Programmable interface for a configurable system bus. Xilinx, Mark L Watson, Kim Kanzaki, Justin Liu, June 22, 2004: US06754760 (12 worldwide citation)

Interface logic is disclosed. The interface logic comprises a first address decoder, a first set of mode logic coupled to the address decoder and a first selector coupled to the first set of mode logic. The interface logic is adaptable to connect the programmable logic to the system interconnect via ...


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Brian Fox, Andreas Papaliolios, Steven P Winegarden, Edmond Y Cheung: Input/output circuit with user programmable functions. Triscend Corporation, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, September 23, 2003: US06624656 (11 worldwide citation)

The I/O circuit of the present invention provides optimal flexibility and performance using a number of different structures and methods. The present invention provides a signal follower circuit for an input pad. In one embodiment, the output buffer is capable of injecting a constant onto a pad duri ...