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Keith Bassett, Tim Ng, Nicholas Steffen, Kenneth Ostrom, Benjamin Tang, Robert Carroll: Serial bus control method and apparatus for a microelectronic power regulation system. Primarion, Theodore E Galanthay, September 7, 2004: US06788035 (68 worldwide citation)

A serial bus control method, apparatus, and system for transmitting signals between a master controller and a slave controller associated with a power regulator are disclosed. The serial bus control scheme allows for information to be written to or read from individual regulators or be written to re ...


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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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Keith Bassett, Tim Ng, Ken Ostrom, Nicholas Steffen, Benjamin Tang, Robert Carroll: Power, ground, and routing scheme for a microprocessor power regulator. Primarion, Theodore E Galanthay, September 20, 2005: US06947273 (34 worldwide citation)

A method, apparatus, and system for routing signals in a microelectronic device are disclosed. The system includes a plurality of chip components, such as transient suppression regulators, that are configured to include a transmission path that is routed through the chip component for transmission o ...


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Benjamin Tang, Keith Bassett: High bandwidth multi-phase clock selector with continuous phase output. Primarion, Snell & Wilmer, September 16, 2003: US06621312 (15 worldwide citation)

The present invention includes a system and method for improving phase selection using a phase selector system. An exemplary phase selector system of the present invention includes a high speed phase selector having control logic, XOR gates, and a selector. The control logic uses Gray coding to gene ...


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Keith Bassett, Tim Ng, Nicholas Steffen, Kenneth Ostrom, Benjamim Tang, Robert Carroll: Serial bus control method and apparatus for a microelectronic power regulation system. Cynthia L Pillote, Snell & Wilmer, May 15, 2003: US20030090255-A1

A serial bus control method, apparatus, and system for transmitting signals between a master controller and a slave controller associated with a power regulator are disclosed. The serial bus control scheme allows for information to be written to or read from individual regulators or to be written to ...


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Keith Bassett, Tim Ng, Ken Ostrom, Nicholas Steffen, Benjamim Tang, Robert Carroll: Power, ground, and routing scheme for a microprocessor power regulator. Snell & Wilmer, One Arizona Center, February 13, 2003: US20030029631-A1

A method, apparatus, and system for routing signals in a microelectronic device are disclosed. The system includes a plurality of chip components, such as transient suppression regulators, that are configured to include a transmission path that is routed through the chip component for transmission o ...


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Benjamim Tang, Keith Bassett: High bandwidth multi-phase clock selector with continuous phase output. Snell & Wilmer, One Arizona Center, May 16, 2002: US20020056854-A1

The present invention includes a system and method for improving phase selection using a phase selector system. An exemplary phase selector system of the present invention includes a high speed phase selector having control logic, XOR gates, and a selector. The control logic uses Gray coding to gene ...


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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. Daniel R Pote Esq, Snell & Wilmer, November 28, 2002: US20020175747-A1

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 ...