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Tilo Ferchland, Menno Mennenga, Frank Poegel, Attila Roemer: Device for transmitting and receiving. ATMEL Germany, Muncy Geissler Olds & Lowe PLLC, September 29, 2009: US07596365 (5 worldwide citation)

A device for transmitting and receiving is disclosed that includes: a) an antenna, b) a transmitting/receiving unit for transmitting and receiving data according to a communications standard, which has a transmitting unit, connected to the antenna, for transmitting first data frames to a second tran ...


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Uwe Eckhardt, Jörg Borowski, Tilo Ferchland: Early-late correlation for timing error correction in data communication receivers. Advanced Micro Devices, Meyertons Hood Kivlin Kowert & Goetzel P C, B Noël Kivlin, March 13, 2007: US07190709 (4 worldwide citation)

A timing error correction technique for use in data communications receivers such as WLAN (Wireless Local Area Network) receivers is provided where an input signal is received that has a timing error, the timing error is corrected, and a signal having a corrected timing error is output. The timing e ...


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Wolfram Kluge, Jeannette Zarbock, Tilo Ferchland: Circuit and method for operating a circuit. Amtel Corporation, Baker Botts L, June 5, 2012: US08193792 (3 worldwide citation)

A circuit and method for operating a circuit is provided that includes a circuit section that has a number of memory elements, a first voltage regulator that can be connected or is connected to the circuit section in order to operate the circuit section, a second voltage regulator that can be connec ...


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Thorsten Riedel, Jeannette Zarbock, Tilo Ferchland: Circuit, method for receiving a signal, and use of a random event generator. Atmel Automotive, Muncy Geissler Olds & Lowe PLLC, January 11, 2011: US07868679 (3 worldwide citation)

A circuit is provided that includes an input for a clock signal, a random event generator for outputting a random signal, in particular random numbers, a settable delay device that is connected to the input for the clock signal and is connected to the random event generator for the purpose of settin ...


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Tilo Ferchland, Rolf Jaehne, Frank Poegel, Eric Sachse: Receiver and method for the reception of a node by a receiver in a wireless network. Atmel Corporation, Baker Botts, April 22, 2014: US08705670 (2 worldwide citation)

In one embodiment, a method includes receiving a radio frequency (RF) signal; synchronizing the received RF signal with a preamble to determine a time base; determining a first energy value of the received RF signal by averaging received signal strength indication (RSSI) values of the received RF si ...


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Frank Poegel, Tilo Ferchland, Thomas Hanusch: Differential detection unit for the zigbee 802.15.4 standard. Atmel Corporation, Baker Botts L, January 31, 2012: US08107513 (2 worldwide citation)

In one embodiment, a detection unit includes a sequence providing unit to provide a third group of derived sequences. The sequence providing unit has a counting unit and multiplexers connected to the counting unit. Fixed values are applied at the inputs of the multiplexers and the sequence providing ...


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Tilo Ferchland, Ralf Flemming, Christian Wiencke: Deep sleep mode for WLAN communication systems. Advanced Micro Devices, Meyertons Hood Kivlin Kowert & Goetzel P C, Erik A Heter, July 14, 2009: US07561541 (1 worldwide citation)

A WLAN (Wireless Local Area Network) communication device for performing communication in a WLAN network is provided that comprises a physical connection unit, a physical connection oscillator, and a control unit. The physical connection unit is for providing a physical connection of the WLAN commun ...


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Sascha Beyer, Tilo Ferchland, Thomas Hanusch: Receiving circuit, method for receiving a signal, and use of a detection circuit and a control circuit. Amtel Corporation, Baker Botts L, January 29, 2013: US08363708 (1 worldwide citation)

A receiving circuit, method for receiving a signal, and use of a detection circuit and a control circuit of a receiving circuit of a node of a radio network is provided to deactivate an analog signal processing and/or determination of digital data from a signal received over an antenna of the node, ...


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Tilo Ferchland, Soeren Schneider, Udo Walter: Circuit and method for operating a node in a radio network. Atmel Corporation, Baker Botts, December 24, 2013: US08615012 (1 worldwide citation)

A circuit and a method for operating a node in a radio network, whereby nodes of the same radio network have a common network ID and each node individually is assigned a node ID, wherein during the reception of a current packet by a receiving circuit of the node, an address contained in the packet i ...


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Tilo Ferchland, Thorsten Riedel, Matthias Vorwerk: Integrated circuit and standard cell for an integrated circuit. Atmel Corporation, Baker Botts L, October 4, 2011: US08030963 (1 worldwide citation)

In one embodiment, a cell of an integrated circuit includes a master-slave flip-flop and comparator logic having inputs adapted to receive an input signal of the master-slave flip-flop, an inverted input signal of the master-slave flip-flop, an output signal of the master-slave flip-flop, and an inv ...