Image Number 3 for United States Patent #5856943.
A scalable flash EEPROM cell has a semiconductor substrate with a drain and a source and a channel therebetween. A select gate is positioned over a portion of the channel and is insulated therefrom. A floating gate has a first portion over the select gate and insulated therefrom, and a second portion over a second portion of the channel and over the source, and is between the select gate and the source. A control gate is over the floating gate and is insulated therefrom. A memory array using this memory cell is also disclosed.