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Scott H Holmberg, Richard A Flasck: Programmable cell for use in programmable electronic arrays. Energy Conversion Devices, Lawrence G Norris, February 12, 1985: US04499557 (385 worldwide citation)

An improved programmable cell for use in programmable electronic arrays such as PROM devices, logic arrays, gate arrays and die interconnect arrays. The cells have a highly non-conductive state settable and non-resettable into a highly conductive state. The cells have a resistance of 10,000 ohms or ...


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Richard A Flasck, Benny Irwin, Scott H Holmberg: Method of illuminating flat panel displays to provide CRT appearing displays. Alphasil, Silverman Cass Singer & Winburn, June 27, 1989: US04842378 (122 worldwide citation)

LCD screen illumination is provided by a neon tube formed to fit closely adjacent the screen. A tube formed to fit around the periphery of the screen shielded from the viewer's eyes can be utilized to front light the screen. A serpentine shaped tube can be placed adjacent the back of the screen to b ...


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Scott H Holmberg: High temperature amorphous memory device for an electrically alterable read-only memory. Burroughs Corporation, Mervyn L Young, Kevin R Peterson, December 4, 1979: US04177475 (73 worldwide citation)

This disclosure relates to an electrically alterable amorphous memory device which can be switched from a high resistance state to a low resistance state, which device has a stable voltage threshold that is temperature insensitive throughout the lifetime of the device. The memory device is formed of ...


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Scott H Holmberg, Quy Vu: Active matrix ESD protection and testing scheme. Ruden McClosky Smith Schuster & Russell PA, September 16, 1997: US05668032 (65 worldwide citation)

An improved method of manufacturing active matrix displays with ESD protection through final assembly and in process testing and repair capabilities. At least a first set of shorting bars is formed adjacent the row and column matrix. The shorting bars are respectively coupled to one another in serie ...


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Scott H Holmberg: Matrix addressing arrangement for a flat panel display with field emission cathodes. Coloray Display Corporation, Flehr Hohbach Test Albritton & Herbert, December 24, 1991: US05075591 (60 worldwide citation)

A matrix addressed flat panel display, is disclosed herein and includes a lower planar array of spaced apart, parallel, electrically conductive leads and a matrix array of field emission cathodes connected to and extending up from the lower planar array of electrically conductive leads. An upper mat ...


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Scott H Holmberg, Richard A Flasck: Method of manufacturing flat panel backplanes including improved testing and yields thereof and displays made thereby. Alphasil, Silverman Cass Singer & Winburn, April 11, 1989: US04820222 (45 worldwide citation)

Subdivided pixels are provided with interconnected and hence redundant row and column bus lines to reduce fatal defects. The respective redundant row and column lines also can be interconnected between subpixels to further reduce defects. One defective subpixel is generally an acceptable non-fatal d ...


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Scott H Holmberg, Rajesh Swaminathan: Method of making an active matrix display incorporating an improved TFT. Image Quest Technologies, Ruden McClosky Smith Schuster & Russell PA, March 24, 1998: US05731216 (42 worldwide citation)

Improved multilayer matrix line including inverted gate thin film matrix transistors to reduce defects in and enhance performance of matrix devices incorporating the transistors, including active matrix displays. The inverted gate line is formed in a multilayer metal structure deposited sequentially ...


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Scott H Holmberg: Method of manufacturing flat panel backplanes including redundant gate lines and displays made thereby. Honeywell, Foley & Lardner, November 10, 1992: US05162931 (34 worldwide citation)

Flat panel displays are provided with overlying interconnected and hence redundant bus lines to reduce fatal defects. The redundant, generally row lines are interconnected at least at two locations on a line and can be connected at each pixel to further reduce defects. The redundant row or gate line ...


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Scott H Holmberg: Aluminum-refractory metal interconnect with anodized periphery. Burroughs Corporation, Charles J Fassbender, Mervyn L Young, Kevin R Peterson, July 23, 1985: US04531144 (30 worldwide citation)

A metal interconnect structure for an integrated circuit with a layer of refractory metal over the structure to prevent formation of hillocks, thereby eliminating a hard anodization step. The refractory metal may be tantalum, titanium-tungsten alloys, hafnium, or other refractory metals which form i ...


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Scott H Holmberg: Method of manufacturing flat panel backplanes including electrostatic discharge prevention and displays made thereby. Honeywell, Leydig Voit & Mayer, May 28, 1991: US05019002 (29 worldwide citation)

Flat panel displays are provided including protection from electrostatic discharge (ESD) during manufacture and thereafter. At least one ESD guard ring is provided to protect the active elements of the display from the potential discharge between the row and column lines. An internal ESD guard ring ...



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