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Jinbang Tang, Darrel Frear, Jong Kai Lin, Marc A Mangrum, Robert E Booth, Lawrence N Herr, Kenneth R Burch: Electromagnetic shield formation for integrated circuit die package. Freescale Semiconductor, David G Dolezal, January 26, 2010: US07651889 (73 worldwide citation)

Electromagnetic shielding for an integrated circuit packaged device. The method includes forming shielding structures by forming openings in an encapsulated structure. The openings are filled with conductive material that surrounds at least one die. The encapsulated structure may include a plurality ...


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Marc A Mangrum, Kenneth R Burch: Method of packaging a semiconductor device and a prefabricated connector. Freescale Semiconductor, James L Clingan Jr, Kim Marie Vo, September 15, 2009: US07588951 (59 worldwide citation)

A method of packaging a first device having a first major surface and a second major surface includes forming a first layer over a second major surface of the first device and around sides of the first device and leaving the first major surface of the first device exposed, wherein the first layer is ...


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Marc A Mangrum, Kenneth R Burch: Method of packaging a device using a dielectric layer. Freescale Semiconductor, Kim Marie Vo, Jim Clingan, January 13, 2009: US07476563 (57 worldwide citation)

A method is for packaging a first device having a first major surface and a second major surface. An encapsulant is formed over a second major surface of the first device and around sides of the first device. This leaves the first major surface of the first device exposed. A first dielectric layer i ...


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Kevin M Traynor, Hengwei Hsu, Kenneth R Burch: Method and apparatus for switching between gain curves of a voltage controlled oscillator. Motorola, Susan C Hill, December 21, 1993: US05272453 (54 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for switching between gain curves of a switched gain voltage controlled oscillator (VCO) 52, 52' or 52". In one form, the present invention uses a switched gain voltage controlled oscillator (VCO) 52, 52' or 52" which utilizes a ring oscillator. A Gain Control signal is used t ...


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Walter L Davis, Mario A Rivas, Kenneth R Burch, Vincent B Deems: Paging receiver having selectively protected regions of memory. Motorola, Philip P Macnak, Vincent B Ingrassia, June 13, 1989: US04839628 (44 worldwide citation)

A paging receiver includes a nonvolatile memory which is readable for controlling the operation of the paging device and is capable of being partitioned into a plurality of regions. A protect means is also included for allowing modification to a selected region of the nonvolatile memory in response ...


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Marc A Mangrum, Kenneth R Burch: Method of packaging a semiconductor device and a prefabricated connector. Freescale Semiconductor, James L Clingan Jr, Kim Marie Vo, February 2, 2010: US07655502 (40 worldwide citation)

A method of packaging a first device having a first major surface and a second major surface includes forming a first layer over a second major surface of the first device and around sides of the first device and leaving the first major surface of the first device exposed, wherein the first layer is ...


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Omid Tahernia, Barry W Herold, Kenneth R Burch: Multiple bandwidth crystal controlled oscillator. Motorola, Philip P Macnak, Vincent B Ingrassia, January 23, 1990: US04896122 (35 worldwide citation)

A dual bandwidth crystal controlled oscillator is described having a first transconductance amplifier providing sufficient gain to maintain oscillation with an oscillator crystal at a minimum current drain. A second transconductance amplifier is provided which can be selectively coupled to the first ...


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Kenneth R Burch, James R Feddeler: System and method for executing a low power delay instruction. Motorola, Elizabeth A Apperley, December 10, 1996: US05584031 (28 worldwide citation)

A system and method is provided for executing a low power no operation instruction in a data processor (10) with a minimal amount of power consumption. In the instruction, an opcode has a mnemonic form of "SLEEP" and an operand which specifies a number of timing cycles the instruction should be exec ...


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Wendell L Little, Kenneth R Burch: Method and apparatus in a data processor for selectively disabling a power-down instruction. Motorola, John A Fisher, Jeffrey Van Myers, May 26, 1987: US04669059 (27 worldwide citation)

A method for allowing the user of a data processor having a power-down instruction to selectively disable the power-down instruction. In the preferred circuit, the user stores a special code in a control register indicating that the power-down instruction is to be disabled. Upon a power-down instruc ...


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John K Mahabadi, Kenneth R Burch: Low power crystal oscillator with automatic gain control. Motorola, Robert D Atkins, May 12, 1992: US05113156 (19 worldwide citation)

A crystal oscillator uses automatic gain control to minimize the operating current through its inverting amplifier. The power supply potential to switching transistors of the amplifier is reduced by the automatic gain control to a level substantially equal to the sum of the switching thresholds ther ...