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Charles C Lee, Frank I Kang Yu, David Q Chow: Two-level RAM lookup table for block and page allocation and wear-leveling in limited-write flash-memories. Super Talent Electronics, Stuart T Auvinen, gPatent, February 9, 2010: US07660941 (75 worldwide citation)

A restrictive multi-level-cell (MLC) flash memory prohibits regressive page-writes. When a regressive page-write is requested, an empty block having a low wear-level count is found, and data from the regressive page-write and data from pages stored in the old block are written to the empty block in ...


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Charles C Lee, I Kang Yu, Edward W Lee, Abraham C Ma, Ming Shiang Shen: Data security for electronic data flash card. Super Talent Electronics, Bever Hoffman & Harms, Patrick T Bever, January 18, 2011: US07873837 (66 worldwide citation)

An electronic data flash card includes a random number generator that generates a random number stored in the card and a host system each time the card is accessed by the host system. The random number is used by the host system to encrypt a logical branch address, a user password, and user data tha ...


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Charles C Lee, I Kang Yu, Edward W Lee, Ming Shiang Shen: Flash-memory card for caching a hard disk drive with data-area toggling of pointers stored in a RAM lookup table. Super Talent Electronics, Stuart T Auvinen, gPatent, October 27, 2009: US07610438 (60 worldwide citation)

A flash-memory cache card caches data that a host writes to a hard disk drive. A flash-memory array has physical blocks of flash memory arranged into first and second data areas having M blocks each, and a wear-leveling-counter pool. An incoming logical sector address (LSA) from a host is mapped to ...


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I Kang Yu, Horng Yee Chou, Szu Kuang Chou, Charles C Lee: Differential data transfer for flash memory card. Super Talent Electronics, Bever Hoffman & Harms, Jeanette S Harms, March 2, 2010: US07673080 (49 worldwide citation)

A flash memory card includes a differential datapath that enables communications between the flash memory card and a host device to be performed using differential signals. The differential datapath can translate between the differential signals and card-specific signals that control read/write oper ...


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Charles C Lee, I Kang Yu, David Q Chow, Abraham Chih Kang Ma, Ming Shiang Shen: High performance flash memory devices (FMD). Super Talent Electronics, Roger H Chu, November 2, 2010: US07827348 (47 worldwide citation)

High performance flash memory devices (FMD) are described. According to one exemplary embodiment of the invention, a high performance FMD includes an I/O interface, a FMD controller, and at least one non-volatile memory module along with corresponding at least one channel controller. The I/O interfa ...


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Charles C Lee, David Q Chow, Abraham Chih Kang Ma, I Kang Yu, Ming Shiang Shen: Hybrid SSD using a combination of SLC and MLC flash memory arrays. Super Talent Electronics, Roger H Chu, December 13, 2011: US08078794 (43 worldwide citation)

Hybrid solid state drives (SSD) using a combination of single-level cell (SLC) and multi-level cell (MLC) flash memory arrays are described. According to one aspect of the present invention, a hybrid SSD is built using a combination SLC and MLC flash memory arrays. The SSD also includes a micro-cont ...


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Kuang Yu Wang, Jim Ni, I Kang Yu: 13-Pin socket for combination SD/MMC flash memory system. Super Talent Electronics, Bever Hoffman & Harms, Patrick T Bever, March 7, 2006: US07009846 (42 worldwide citation)

A socket having thirteen contact springs arranged in a manner that supports existing MMC and SD form factors, and also supports a combination SD/MMC flash memory card. The combination memory card includes a PCB assembly that is consistent with existing 13-pad MMC mechanical form factors, and a housi ...


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David Q Chow, Charles C Lee, Frank I Kang Yu, Edward W Lee, Ming Shiang Shen: Flash memory controller controlling various flash memory cells. Super Talent Electronics, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, March 9, 2010: US07676640 (41 worldwide citation)

An electronic data flash card is accessible by a host system, and includes a flash memory controller and at least one flash memory device coupled to the flash controller. The boot code and control code for the flash memory system (flash card) are stored in the flash memory device during a programmin ...


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Charles C Lee, I Kang Yu, Abraham C Ma, Ming Shiang Shen: MP3 player with digital rights management. Super Talent Electronics, g Patent, Stuart T Auvinen, December 28, 2010: US07861312 (38 worldwide citation)

A portable media player receives encrypted audio files and an encrypted content key from a central license server on the Internet. The media player supports digital rights management (DRM) by storing the encrypted audio file in its flash memory and disabling copying or playing of the audio file afte ...


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Charles C Lee, I Kang Yu, Abraham Chih Kang Ma, Ming Shiang Shen: Data error detection and correction in non-volatile memory devices. Super Talent Electronics, Roger H Chu, January 4, 2011: US07865809 (35 worldwide citation)

Data error detection and correction in non-volatile memory devices are disclosed. Data error detection and correction can be performed with software, hardware or a combination of both. Generally an error corrector is referred to as an ECC (error correction code). One of the most relevant codes using ...