Resources Contact Us Home
Browse by: INVENTOR PATENT HOLDER PATENT NUMBER DATE
 
 
Three-dimensional memory structures having shared pillar memory cells










Image Number 7 for United States Patent #8120068.

A three-dimensional non-volatile memory system is disclosed including a memory array utilizing shared pillar structures for memory cell formation. A shared pillar structure includes two non-volatile storage elements. A first end surface of each pillar contacts one array line from a first set of array lines and a second end surface of each pillar contacts two array lines from a second set of array lines that is vertically separated from the first set of array lines. Each pillar includes a first subset of layers that are divided into portions for the individual storage elements in the pillar. Each pillar includes a second subset of layers that is shared between both non-volatile storage elements formed in the pillar. The individual storage elements each include a steering element and a state change element.








 
 
  Recently Added Patents
Automatically selecting a paper with increased dimensions than originally desired for printing and adding advertisement content to the increased dimensional area of the paper
Nonvolatile memory device
System and method for managing self-refresh in a multi-rank memory
Optical fixing device and image forming apparatus
Timing and cell specific system information handling for handover in evolved UTRA
Methods for integrating the production of cellulose nanofibrils with the production of cellulose nanocrystals
Method and system of channel detecting and reporting, terminal, and management center
  Randomly Featured Patents
Remodulation of a cable box output signal to a UHF channel
Method of manufacturing substrate including thin film transistor
Collapsible broom and dustpan method
Production of epitactic GaN layers on substrates
Method and apparatus for decoding B frames in video codecs with minimal memory
Resin composition and multi-layer structural material therefrom
Sheet or plate material machining equipment
Liquid-liquid contacting apparatus
Balanced dipole antenna for mobile phones
State machine for selectively performing an operation on a single or a plurality of registers depending upon the register address specified in a packet