Representative before the EPO

Company dna king and spalding
no operation time available
2 offices
active in Legal Services

Representative before the EPO

Company dna king and spalding international llp
no operation time available
2 offices
active in Legal Services

Representative before the EPO

Employment test 11 - 50 employees
Company dna westphal mussgnug and partner
operating since 1952
Headquarter in Villingen-Schwenningen and 1 office
active in Legal Services

Andreas Grubert has worked on the following 247 EPO patent applications which have been published in the last five years:

EP11716367

COMPUTER KEYBOARD WITH INTEGRATED AN ELECTRODE ARRANGEMENT

IPC classification:
G06F 3/01, G06F 3/044, G06F 3/048
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Germany II GmbH & Co. KG
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding International LLP
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP12188255

Power optimization when using external clock sources

IPC classification:
G06F 1/04, G06F 1/32
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding International LLP
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP11712508

ELECTRODE DEVICE, CIRCUIT ARRANGEMENT AND METHOD FOR THE APPROACH AND TOUCH DETECTION

IPC classification:
G06F 3/044
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Germany II GmbH & Co. KG
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding International LLP
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP11714173

THERMOCOUPLE ELECTROMOTIVE FORCE VOLTAGE TO TEMPERATURE CONVERTER WITH INTEGRATED COLD-JUNCTION COMPENSATION AND LINEARIZATION

IPC classification:
G01K 7/12, G01K 7/14
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding International LLP
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP11718624

CAPACITIVE TOUCH SYSTEM USING BOTH SELF AND MUTUAL CAPACITANCE

IPC classification:
G06F 3/041, G06F 3/044
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP11718626

MUTUAL CAPACITANCE MEASUREMENT IN A MULTI-TOUCH INPUT DEVICE

IPC classification:
G06F 3/041, G06F 3/044
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP11748500

DELTA- SIGMA FRACTIONAL - N FREQUENCY SYNTHESIZER WITH BINARY-WEIGHTED DIGITAL -TO -ANALOG DIFFERENTIATORS FOR CANCELING QUANTIZATION NOISE

IPC classification:
H03L 7/197
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP11700774

2-PHASE GAIN CALIBRATION AND SCALING SCHEME FOR SWITCHED CAPACITOR SIGMA-DELTA MODULATOR USING A CHOPPER VOLTAGE REFERENCE

IPC classification:
H03M 1/06, H03M 3/00
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding International LLP
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP13159308

Eye-safe dermatologic treatment apparatus and method

IPC classification:
A61B 18/20, A61N 5/06
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding International LLP
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP13159309

Self-contained, diode-laser-based dermatologic treatment apparatus and method

IPC classification:
A61B 18/20, A61N 5/06
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding International LLP
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP11767496

MONITOR CHAINING AND DOCKING MECHANISM

IPC classification:
G06F 3/14, G06G 5/00
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding International LLP
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP11764194

ELECTRODE CONFIGURATION, HAND-HELD DEVICE AS WELL AS METHOD FOR THE DETECTION OF A TOUCH OF A HAND-HELD DEVICE

IPC classification:
G06F 1/16, G06F 3/044, H03K 17/96
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Germany II GmbH & Co. KG
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding International LLP
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP11781517

METHOD AND SENSOR DEVICE FOR THE DETECTION OF A GRIPPING OF A HAND-HELD DEVICE

IPC classification:
G06F 1/16, G06F 1/32, H03K 17/955, H03K 17/96
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Germany II GmbH & Co. KG
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP11787773

USING BUMP BONDING TO DISTRIBUTE CURRENT FLOW ON A SEMICONDUCTOR POWER DEVICE

IPC classification:
H01L 23/482, H01L 23/495
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding International LLP
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP11801916

USER-CONFIGURABLE, EFFICIENCY-OPTIMIZING, POWER/ENERGY CONVERSION SWITCH-MODE POWER SUPPLY WITH A SERIAL COMMUNICATIONS INTERFACE

IPC classification:
H02M 3/157
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding International LLP
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP11808414

ADAPTIVE ELECTROSTATIC DISCHARGE (ESD) PROTECTION CIRCUIT

IPC classification:
H01L 27/02
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP11813493

METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR DIGITALLY DEMODULATING MSK SIGNALS USING A TRELLIS WITH LINEAR QUANTIZED INPUTS

IPC classification:
H04L 25/03, H04L 27/14, H04L 27/20, H04L 27/227, H04L 27/233
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP11808799

PREAMBLE DESIGN AND PROCESSING METHOD FOR ON-THE-FLY, FRAME-BY-FRAME AIR DATA RATE DETECTION IN WIRELESS RECEIVERS

IPC classification:
H04B 1/707
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding International LLP
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP11808798

PREAMBLE DETECTION AT LOW SIGNAL-TO-NOISE LEVELS

IPC classification:
H04B 1/7077, H04L 7/04
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding International LLP
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP11805726

GLUCOSE MEASUREMENT USING A CURRENT SOURCE

IPC classification:
G01N 27/327
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding International LLP
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP12701324

CAPACITIVE SENSOR DEVICE AND METHOD FOR OPERATING A CAPACITIVE SENSOR DEVICE

IPC classification:
H03K 17/955, H03K 17/96
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Germany II GmbH & Co. KG
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding International LLP
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP13169018

System and Method for Real-Time Accident Documentation and Claim Submission

IPC classification:
G06Q 10/06
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding International LLP
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP12705004

RADIATION-BASED DERMATOLOGICAL DEVICES AND METHODS

IPC classification:
A61B 18/20, A61N 5/06
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding International LLP
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP12705007

RADIATION-BASED DERMATOLOGICAL DEVICES AND METHODS

IPC classification:
A61B 18/20, A61N 5/06
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding International LLP
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP12742439

METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR FEDERATION OF PROXY-BASED AND PROXY-FREE COMMUNICATIONS SYSTEMS

IPC classification:
H04W 4/00
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding International LLP
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP12704031

AN ELECTRODE CONFIGURATION FOR A CAPACITIVE SENSOR DEVICE AND A CAPACITIVE SENSOR DEVICE FOR THE DETECTION OF AN APPROXIMATION

IPC classification:
H03K 17/955, H03K 17/96
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Germany II GmbH & Co. KG
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding International LLP
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP12710159

CAPACITIVE SENSOR DEVICE AND RADIO TRANSCEIVER WITH A CAPACITIVE DEVICE AND A METHOD FOR ADJUSTING A TRANSMISSION POWER OF A HANDHELD RADIO TRANSCEIVER

IPC classification:
H01Q 1/24, H04B 1/38
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Germany II GmbH & Co. KG
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding International LLP
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP11732032

AN AMPLIFIER CIRCUIT WITH STEP GAIN

IPC classification:
H03F 1/02, H03F 3/00, H03F 3/72
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP12706416

MICROCONTROLLER WITH CAN BUS MODULE AND AUTO SPEED DETECT

IPC classification:
H04L 25/02
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding International LLP
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP12720785

TOUCH-SENSITIVE SCREEN

IPC classification:
G02F 1/133, G06F 3/041, G06F 3/044
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Germany II GmbH & Co. KG
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding International LLP
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP12721046

CONFIGURABLE LOGIC CELLS

IPC classification:
H03K 19/177
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding International LLP
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP12721370

SELECTING FOUR SIGNALS FROM SIXTEEN INPUTS

IPC classification:
H03K 19/173
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP12721039

A LOGIC DEVICE FOR COMBINING VARIOUS INTERRUPT SOURCES INTO A SINGLE INTERRUPT SOURCE AND VARIOUS SIGNAL SOURCES TO CONTROL DRIVE STRENGTH

IPC classification:
H03K 19/177
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding International LLP
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP12719147

RADIO FREQUENCY TAG LOCATION SYSTEM AND METHOD

IPC classification:
G01S 1/30, G01S 3/48, G01S 5/04, G01S 5/10
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding International LLP
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP12721380

SWITCH SEQUENCING FOR CODE-RANGE-SPECIFIC LINEARITY IMPROVEMENT IN DIGITAL-TO-ANALOG CONVERTERS

IPC classification:
H03M 1/06
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP12721245

CAPACITIVE SENSOR AND METHOD FOR DETECTING A NUMBER OF OBJECTS

IPC classification:
G01D 5/24, H03K 17/955
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Germany II GmbH & Co. KG
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP12721446

A CAPACITIVE SENSOR DEVICE AS WELL AS A METHOD FOR OPERATING AN INPUT DEVICE

IPC classification:
G06F 3/02
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Germany II GmbH & Co. KG
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding International LLP
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP10835092

WIRELESS GAME/AUDIO SYSTEM AND METHOD

IPC classification:
A63F 13/235, A63F 13/327, A63F 13/87, A63F 13/98
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding International LLP
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP12730712

MULTICHANNEL ANALOG TO DIGITAL CONVERTER APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR USING

IPC classification:
H03M 1/06
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding International LLP
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP12731225

MODIFIED DYNAMIC ELEMENT MATCHING FOR REDUCED LATENCY IN A PIPELINE ANALOG TO DIGITAL CONVERTER

IPC classification:
H03M 1/06
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP12727553

DISTRIBUTED BOOTSTRAP SWITCH

IPC classification:
H03K 17/06
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding International LLP
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP12731226

MODIFIED DYNAMIC ELEMENT MATCHING FOR REDUCED LATENCY IN A PIPELINE ANALOG TO DIGITAL CONVERTER

IPC classification:
H03M 1/06
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP12804773

NATURAL CRYSTALLINE COLORANT AND PROCESS FOR PRODUCTION

IPC classification:
A23L 1/00
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP12740512

CAPACITIVE SENSOR DEVICE AND METHOD FOR CALIBRATING A CAPACITIVE SENSOR DEVICE

IPC classification:
H03K 17/955
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Germany II GmbH & Co. KG
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding International LLP
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP12737974

TEMPERATURE MEASUREMENT OF ACTIVE DEVICE UNDER TEST ON STRIP TESTER

IPC classification:
G01R 31/28
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP12748600

MULTI-CHANNEL HOMOGENOUS PATH FOR ENHANCED MUTUAL TRIGGERING OF ELECTROSTATIC DISCHARGE FINGERS

IPC classification:
H01L 27/02, H01L 29/10
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP13194537

System and method for auto-calibration and auto-correction of primary and secondary motion for telematics applications via wireless mobile devices

IPC classification:
G06F 3/0346
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding International LLP
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP10854202

SINGLE-COMPONENT COATING HAVING ALKOXYSILANE-TERMINATED N-SUBSTITUTED UREA RESINS

IPC classification:
A61F 13/04, C08G 18/00
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding International LLP
Status:
APPLICATION DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN
EP12762141

DEVICES AND METHODS FOR RADIATION-BASED DERMATOLOGICAL TREATMENTS

IPC classification:
A61B 18/20
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP12754162

PROVIDING OPTICAL POWER INFORMATION FROM AN OPTICAL RECEIVER TO AN OPTICAL TRANSMITTER USING A SERIAL BUS

IPC classification:
H04B 10/11
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
APPLICATION DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN
EP12759549

COMMUNICATING BETWEEN AN OPTICAL RECEIVER AND AN OPTICAL TRANSMITTER USING A SERIAL BUS

IPC classification:
H04B 10/40
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP12766251

CODE HOPPING BASED SYSTEM WITH INCREASED SECURITY

IPC classification:
B60R 25/04, B60R 25/24, G07C 9/00, H04L 9/06, H04L 29/06, H04W 12/02, H04W 12/06
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP12778489

PERIPHERAL TRIGGER GENERATOR

IPC classification:
G06F 13/00, G06F 15/78
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP12761838

ASSEMBLING AN OPTICAL TRANSCEIVER BASED ON LEAD FRAME FEATURES

IPC classification:
G02B 6/42, H04B 10/11
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP12774971

ELECTRODE CONFIGURATION FOR POSITION DETECTION AND METHOD FOR POSITION DETECTION

IPC classification:
G06F 3/044, H03K 17/96
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Germany II GmbH & Co. KG
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP12762731

MICROCONTROLLER WITH SCHEDULING UNIT

IPC classification:
G06F 1/14, G06F 1/32
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP12808528

VIRTUAL GENERAL PURPOSE INPUT/OUTPUT FOR A MICROCONTROLLER

IPC classification:
G06F 13/40
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP12798040

MICROCONTROLLER WITH OPTIMIZED ADC CONTROLLER

IPC classification:
H03K 17/96
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP12783428

MICROCONTROLLER ADC WITH A VARIABLE SAMPLE&HOLD CAPACITOR

IPC classification:
H03M 1/12
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP12783423

MEASURING CAPACITANCE OF A CAPACITIVE SENSOR WITH A MICROCONTROLLER HAVING DIGITAL OUTPUTS FOR DRIVING A GUARD RING

IPC classification:
H03K 17/96
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP12783424

MEASURING CAPACITANCE OF A CAPACITIVE SENSOR WITH A MICROCONTROLLER HAVING AN ANALOG OUTPUT FOR DRIVING A GUARD RING

IPC classification:
H03K 17/96
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP12772866

MICROCONTROLLER WITH SEQUENCER DRIVEN ANALOG-TO-DIGITAL CONVERTER

IPC classification:
G06F 3/044, H03M 1/12
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP12784481

METHOD FOR ADAPTING THE SENSITIVITY OF A SENSOR SYSTEM

IPC classification:
H03K 17/955
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Germany II GmbH & Co. KG
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP12760703

MEASUREMENT OF BLADED ROTORS

IPC classification:
G01P 3/42, G01S 7/288, G01S 13/58, G01S 13/88
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding International LLP
Agent:
Grünecker Patent- und Rechtsanwälte PartG mbB
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP12778289

ELECTRODE DEVICE FOR A CAPACITIVE SENSOR DEVICE FOR POSITION DETECTION

IPC classification:
H03K 17/955
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Germany II GmbH & Co. KG
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding International LLP
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP12718508

TOUCH SENSE DETERMINED BY CHARACTERIZING IMPEDANCE CHANGES IN A TRANSMISSION LINE

IPC classification:
G06F 3/041
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
NO OPPOSITION FILED WITHIN TIMELIMIT
EP12780917

DEVICE CHARGING OVER USB USING A PLURALITY OF HANDSHAKES

IPC classification:
G06F 1/26
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP12795181

ANALOG FRONT END DEVICE WITH TWO-WIRE INTERFACE

IPC classification:
G06F 13/42
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
NO OPPOSITION FILED WITHIN TIMELIMIT
EP12798493

SERIAL MEMORY WITH FAST READ WITH LOOK-AHEAD

IPC classification:
G11C 5/06, G11C 7/22, G11C 16/32
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP12798489

AUTOMATIC AUDIBLE ALARM ORIGINATION LOCATE

IPC classification:
G08B 3/10, G08B 25/04, H04R 27/00
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP12795937

TEMPORAL HORN PATTERN SYNCHRONIZATION

IPC classification:
G08B 3/10, G08B 7/06
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP11849298

HIGH TEMPERATURE TEMPORARY DIVERTER AND LOST CIRCULATION MATERIAL

IPC classification:
C09K 8/504, C09K 8/508, C09K 8/516, C09K 8/62
Agent:
Ross Thomson Walker, Forresters IP LLP
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding International LLP
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP12812893

SENSOR SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR REDUCING A SETTLING TIME OF A SENSOR SYSTEM

IPC classification:
H03K 17/955, H03K 17/96
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Germany II GmbH & Co. KG
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP12808288

ELECTRONIC DEVICE WITH A USER INTERFACE THAT HAS MORE THAN TWO DEGREES OF FREEDOM, THE USER INTERFACE COMPRISING A TOUCH-SENSITIVE SURFACE AND CONTACT-FREE DETECTION MEANS

IPC classification:
G06F 3/041, G06F 3/044
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Germany II GmbH & Co. KG
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP12818840

CAPACITIVE PROXIMITY BASED GESTURE INPUT SYSTEM

IPC classification:
G06F 3/01, G06F 3/044, G06F 3/048
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP11754268

SYSTEMS, DEVICES AND METHODS FOR PREVENTING, DETECTING, AND TREATING PRESSURE-INDUCED ISCHEMIA, PRESSURE ULCERS, AND OTHER CONDITIONS

IPC classification:
A61B 5/11, A62C 27/00
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Agent:
Jacqueline Carol Freeman, WP Thompson
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP12816173

GESTURING ARCHITECTURE USING PROXIMITY SENSING

IPC classification:
G06F 3/046
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP12816396

CURRENT SENSING WITH INTERNAL ADC CAPACITOR

IPC classification:
G01N 21/53, G08B 17/103
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP12810480

METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR DETECTING SMOKE IN AN ION CHAMBER

IPC classification:
G01N 27/66, G01R 27/26, G08B 17/11
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
NO OPPOSITION FILED WITHIN TIMELIMIT
EP12816179

METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR DETECTING SMOKE IN AN ION CHAMBER

IPC classification:
G01N 27/66, G01R 27/26, G08B 17/11
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
NO OPPOSITION FILED WITHIN TIMELIMIT
EP12816181

METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR DETECTING SMOKE IN AN ION CHAMBER

IPC classification:
G01N 27/66, G08B 17/11, H03M 3/00
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP12768554

DELIVERY OF ALARM SYSTEM EVENT DATA AND AUDIO OVER HYBRID NETWORKS

IPC classification:
G08B 25/00, G08B 25/08, H04M 3/42, H04M 7/00, H04M 11/04
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding International LLP
Agent:
Grünecker Patent- und Rechtsanwälte PartG mbB
Status:
APPLICATION WITHDRAWN
EP13702153

INDUCTIVE TOUCH SENSOR USING A FLEXIBLE COIL

IPC classification:
G06F 3/02, G06F 3/046, H03K 17/95
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP13704838

ANALOG SIGNAL COMPATIBLE CMOS SWITCH AS AN INTEGRATED PERIPHERAL TO A STANDARD MICROCONTROLLER

IPC classification:
H03K 17/00, H03K 17/687
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP13704856

PERIPHERAL SPECIAL FUNCTION REGISTER WITH SOFT-RESET DISABLE

IPC classification:
G06F 1/24, G06F 1/32
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP13703304

INPUT CAPTURE PERIPHERAL WITH GATING LOGIC

IPC classification:
G04F 10/10, G06F 13/24
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding International LLP
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP12718450

LOW SWITCHING ERROR, SMALL CAPACITORS, AUTO-ZERO OFFSET BUFFER AMPLIFIER

IPC classification:
H03F 3/45, H03F 3/72
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding International LLP
Status:
NO OPPOSITION FILED WITHIN TIMELIMIT
EP13709269

DUAL MODE BOOST REGULATOR

IPC classification:
H02M 3/158
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP13725852

CRYPTOGRAPHIC TRANSMISSION SYSTEM USING KEY ENCRYPTION KEY

IPC classification:
H04L 9/08
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP13708629

POWER FIELD EFFECT TRANSISTOR

IPC classification:
H01L 29/08, H01L 29/417, H01L 29/45, H01L 29/78
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP13712977

SYSTEM AND METHOD TO SHARE ELECTRODES BETWEEN CAPACITIVE TOUCH CONTROLLER AND GESTURE DETECTION DEVICE

IPC classification:
G06F 3/041, G06F 3/044
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP13713695

MICROCONTROLLER WITH CONTEXT SWITCH

IPC classification:
G06F 9/30
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP13714475

DERMATOLOGICAL TREATMENT DEVICE WITH ONE OR MORE VERTICAL CAVITY SURFACE EMITTING LASER (VCSEL)

IPC classification:
A61B 18/20
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding International LLP
Status:
APPLICATION REFUSED
EP13719282

METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR ENERGY EFFICIENT MEASUREMENT OF SENSOR SIGNALS

IPC classification:
G01D 3/032
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Germany II GmbH & Co. KG
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP13726615

PROCESSOR DEVICE WITH INSTRUCTION TRACE CAPABILITIES

IPC classification:
G06F 11/36
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP13724093

DEVICE HAVING CONFIGURABLE BREAKPOINT BASED ON INTERRUPT STATUS

IPC classification:
G06F 11/36
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP13726614

PROCESSOR DEVICE WITH RESET CONDITION TRACE CAPABILITIES

IPC classification:
G06F 11/36
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP13727482

DIGITAL-TO-ANALOG-CONVERTER WITH RESISTOR LADDER

IPC classification:
H03M 1/06, H03M 1/68, H03M 1/76
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP13729542

MULTI-MEDIA FILE EMULATION DEVICE

IPC classification:
H04N 21/418, H04N 21/436
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP13809645

MOBILE DEVICE LOCATION ESTIMATION USING DATA OF A WIRELESS NETWORK

IPC classification:
G01S 5/00, H04W 64/00
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding
Agent:
Grünecker Patent- und Rechtsanwälte PartG mbB
Status:
APPLICATION DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN
EP13750064

AUTOMATIC GESTURE RECOGNITION FOR A SENSOR SYSTEM

IPC classification:
G06F 3/01, G06F 3/0488
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Germany II GmbH & Co. KG
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP13753626

INPUT DEVICE WITH HAND POSTURE CONTROL

IPC classification:
G06F 3/0488
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Germany II GmbH & Co. KG
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP11845172

METHOD FOR SEPARATING AND RECOVERING CONCENTRATED COPPER AND OTHER METAL FROM PROCESSED RECYCLED MATERIALS

IPC classification:
B07B 4/08, B07B 9/00, B07B 9/02, B07C 5/00, C22B 7/00, C22B 15/00
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding International LLP
Status:
APPLICATION DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN
EP13767201

NOISE DETECTION AND CORRECTION ROUTINES

IPC classification:
G06F 3/044, H03K 17/955
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP13770774

SELF-BIASING MULTI-REFERENCE FOR SENSING MEMORY CELL

IPC classification:
G11C 7/06, G11C 7/14, G11C 13/00, G11C 16/24, G11C 16/28
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP13770772

SELF-BIASING CURRENT REFERENCE

IPC classification:
G11C 7/06, G11C 7/14, G11C 13/00, G11C 16/24, G11C 16/28
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP13798501

COMPLEMENTARY OUTPUT GENERATOR MODULE

IPC classification:
H03K 5/151, H03K 7/08
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP13799748

MICROCONTROLLER WITH DIGITAL CLOCK SOURCE

IPC classification:
G06F 1/08
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP13821580

MAINS VOLTAGE ZERO-CROSSING DETECTOR

IPC classification:
G01R 19/175
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP14702405

PHYSICAL FORCE CAPACITIVE TOUCH SENSORS

IPC classification:
G06F 3/044, H03K 17/96, H03K 17/975, H03K 17/98
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP14702428

OPEN CAVITY PLASTIC PACKAGE

IPC classification:
B29C 45/14, H01L 21/56
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP14704489

DMOS SEMICONDUCTOR DEVICE WITH ESD SELF-PROTECTION AND LIN BUS DRIVER COMPRISING THE SAME

IPC classification:
H01L 29/739, H01L 29/74
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP11751474

COLLOIDAL-CRYSTAL QUANTUM DOTS AS TRACERS IN UNDERGROUND FORMATIONS

IPC classification:
E21B 43/267, E21B 47/10
Applicant:
University of Utah Research Foundation
Agent:
Ross Thomson Walker, Forresters IP LLP
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding International LLP
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP14711043

PHASE LOCK LOOP LOCK INDICATOR

IPC classification:
H03L 7/087, H03L 7/089, H03L 7/095
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14709079

ENHANCED NUMERICAL CONTROLLED OSCILLATOR

IPC classification:
G06F 1/08, G06F 17/00, H03K 3/72, H03K 5/26, H03K 7/08
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14704374

METHOD FOR FORMING A SENSOR ELECTRODE FOR A CAPACITIVE SENSOR DEVICE

IPC classification:
H03K 17/96
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14708423

2-PHASE SWITCHED CAPACITOR FLASH ADC

IPC classification:
H03K 5/15
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP14715148

REDUCING INSERTION LOSS IN LNA BYPASS MODE BY USING A SINGLE-POLE-TRIPLE-THROW SWITCH IN A RF FRONT END MODULE

IPC classification:
H04B 1/00, H04B 1/40
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14709120

POWER MOS TRANSISTOR WITH IMPROVED METAL CONTACT

IPC classification:
H01L 23/522, H01L 29/78
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14711432

DITHERING CIRCUIT FOR SERIAL DATA TRANSMISSION

IPC classification:
H04L 7/033, H04L 7/04, H04L 25/49
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14714492

DYNAMIC PAUSE PERIOD CALCULATION FOR SERIAL DATA TRANSMISSION

IPC classification:
H04L 7/04, H04L 25/24, H04L 25/38, H04L 25/49
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14709842

SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR OPERATING LOW POWER CIRCUITS AT HIGH TEMPERATURES

IPC classification:
H03K 3/011, H03L 1/02
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
The patent has been granted
EP14712086

OPTIMIZING ISOLATION AND INSERTION LOSS OF A RADIO FREQUENCY SINGLE-POLE-DOUBLE-THROW SWITCH

IPC classification:
H01P 1/15, H01P 1/203, H01P 1/213, H03H 7/46
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14712533

INDUCTIVE LOAD DRIVER SLEW RATE CONTROLLER

IPC classification:
H03K 17/16
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14714025

SUCCESSIVE-APPROXIMATION-REGISTER (SAR) ANALOG-TO-DIGITAL CONVERTER (ADC) ATTENUATION CAPACITOR CALIBRATION METHOD AND APPARATUS

IPC classification:
H03M 1/10, H03M 1/46, H03M 1/68, H03M 1/80
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14712163

RESISTIVE RANDOM ACCESS MEMORY (RERAM) AND CONDUCTIVE BRIDGING RANDOM ACCESS MEMORY (CBRAM) CROSS COUPLED FUSE AND READ METHOD AND SYSTEM

IPC classification:
G11C 7/06, G11C 13/00, G11C 14/00, G11C 17/16, G11C 17/18
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14712974

METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR CONSTRUCTING AN ISOLATION CAPACITOR IN AN INTEGRATED CIRCUIT

IPC classification:
H01G 4/40
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14713342

VARIABLE VOLTAGE LEVEL TRANSLATOR

IPC classification:
G06F 1/32, H03K 19/0185
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14711406

MEMORY CELL WITH TRENCH-SHAPED BOTTOM ELECTRODE

IPC classification:
H01L 27/24, H01L 45/00
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14711892

INSULATED TOP SIDE BUMP CONNECTION FOR A POWER DEVICE, FOR EXAMPLE FOR GATE, SOURCE AND DRAIN CONTACTS OF A POWER FIELD EFFECT TRANSISTOR

IPC classification:
H01L 21/60, H01L 23/31, H01L 23/482, H01L 23/485, H01L 23/495, H01L 25/065
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14712094

SPACER ENABLED POLY GATE

IPC classification:
H01L 21/28, H01L 21/8234
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14715172

MATRIX ELECTRODE DESIGN FOR THREE-DIMENSIONAL E-FIELD SENSOR

IPC classification:
G06F 3/044, G06F 3/046
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14712446

SIDEWALL-TYPE MEMORY CELL

IPC classification:
H01L 45/00
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14711384

SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR LOCATING WIRELESS NODES

IPC classification:
G01S 5/10
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14719941

DUAL BOOT SYSTEM WITH MEMORY AREA SWAPPING MECHANISM

IPC classification:
G06F 9/44, G06F 9/445
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14712428

COMBINED POWER AND INPUT/OUTPUT LINE

IPC classification:
G05B 19/042, G06F 1/26, G06F 13/40, G06F 13/42, H02J 7/00, H04B 3/54, H04L 12/10, H04L 12/40
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14711413

METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR MONITORING SEMICONDUCTOR FABRICATION

IPC classification:
H01L 21/66
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14715191

SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR ENERGY EFFICIENT MEASUREMENT OF SENSOR SIGNAL

IPC classification:
G01D 5/24, H03K 17/955
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP14713294

CAPACITIVE SENSOR ELECTRODE

IPC classification:
G06F 3/044
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP14711098

CAPACITIVE BASED GESTURE INPUT SYSTEM

IPC classification:
G02F 1/1333, G02F 1/1343, G06F 3/041, G06F 3/044
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP14715160

WAFER MAPPING PROCESS CONTROL WITH INDICATOR LINE

IPC classification:
H01L 21/67, H01L 21/68
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14715174

DIGITAL PERIOD DIVIDER

IPC classification:
G01P 3/487, H02P 6/16, H03K 21/38
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14711371

PROGRAMMABLE DEVICE PERSONALIZATION

IPC classification:
G06F 21/73, G06F 21/76, G06F 21/79
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14715754

METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR CLOCK RECOVERY

IPC classification:
G06F 1/12, G06F 13/42, H03L 7/06
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
The patent has been granted
EP14712849

MINIMIZING SWITCHOVER TIME DURING OPERATING SYSTEM KERNEL UPDATE IN A HOT SWAPPABLE PROGRAM MEMORY

IPC classification:
G06F 9/44, G06F 9/445
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP14712148

MULTI-LEVEL CAPACITIVE DAC

IPC classification:
H03M 1/06, H03M 3/04
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14713334

TWO-WIRE SERIAL INTERFACE AND PROTOCOL

IPC classification:
G06F 13/42
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14712850

FORCE SENSING X-Y TOUCH SENSOR

IPC classification:
G06F 3/041, G06F 3/044
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14712846

ELECTROSTATIC STYLUS

IPC classification:
G06F 3/0354, G06F 3/044
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14720287

4N+1 LEVEL CAPACITIVE DAC USING N CAPACITORS

IPC classification:
H03M 1/06, H03M 3/04
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14719923

METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR SEMICONDUCTOR TESTING AT LOW TEMPERATURE

IPC classification:
H01L 21/66
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14720356

BOOT SEQUENCING FOR MULTI BOOT DEVICES

IPC classification:
G06F 9/44
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP14716077

SINGLE WIRE PROGRAMMING AND DEBUGGING INTERFACE

IPC classification:
G01R 31/3185, G06F 13/42, G06F 15/78
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14716090

PROGRAMMABLE CPU REGISTER HARDWARE CONTEXT SWAP MECHANISM

IPC classification:
G06F 9/46
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14714550

RANDOMIZING CURRENT INJECTION CIRCUIT TO OBSCURE GATE NOISE FOR ADDED SECURITY

IPC classification:
H04L 9/00
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14724555

EEPROM MEMORY CELL WITH LOW VOLTAGE READ PATH AND HIGH VOLTAGE ERASE/WRITE PATH

IPC classification:
G11C 11/56, G11C 16/04, H01L 29/423, H01L 29/66, H01L 29/788
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14712545

RESISTIVE MEMORY CELL WITH TRENCH-SHAPED BOTTOM ELECTRODE

IPC classification:
H01L 45/00
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14713713

INTEGRATED HIGH VOLTAGE ISOLATION USING LOW VALUE CAPACITORS

IPC classification:
H01L 25/065, H01L 25/16, H04L 25/02
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14712863

KNOB BASED GESTURE SYSTEM

IPC classification:
G06F 3/0362, G06F 3/044, H03K 17/94
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP14712429

COMBINED POWER SUPPLY AND INPUT/OUTPUT SYSTEM WITH BOOST CAPABILITY

IPC classification:
G05B 19/042, G06F 1/26, G06F 13/40, G06F 13/42, H02J 7/00, H04B 3/54, H04L 12/10, H04L 12/40
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14711383

MULTI-CURRENT HARMONIZED PATHS FOR LOW POWER LOCAL INTERCONNECT NETWORK (LIN) RECEIVER

IPC classification:
H04L 12/40, H04L 25/02
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION IN PROGRESS
EP14715173

METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR GENERATING REGULATED ISOLATION SUPPLY VOLTAGE

IPC classification:
H01L 25/16, H02M 3/335, H04L 25/02, H04L 25/06
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP14710753

FORMING FENCE CONDUCTORS IN AN INTEGRATED CIRCUIT

IPC classification:
H01L 21/768
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14710754

FORMING FENCE CONDUCTORS IN TRENCHES FORMED BY A SPACER ETCHING TECHNIQUE

IPC classification:
H01L 21/768
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP12705002

RADIATION-BASED DERMATOLOGICAL DEVICES AND METHODS

IPC classification:
A61B 18/20, A61N 5/06
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding International LLP
Status:
APPLICATION DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN
EP12705006

RADIATION-BASED DERMATOLOGICAL DEVICES AND METHODS

IPC classification:
A61B 18/20, A61N 5/06
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding International LLP
Status:
APPLICATION DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN
EP14711121

A LOW EMI WIDE FREQUENCY RANGE OSCILLATOR WITH AUTOMATIC DIGITAL AMPLITUDE CONTROL

IPC classification:
H03B 5/08, H03K 5/08, H03K 5/1532
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14728389

COMPACT ELECTROSTATIC DISCHARGE (ESD) PROTECTION STRUCTURE

IPC classification:
H01L 27/02, H01L 27/06
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14732486

WIRELESS DOOR LOCK POWER TRANSFER SYSTEM HAVING COMMUNICATIONS CAPABILITIES

IPC classification:
E05B 47/00, G07C 9/00, H02J 5/00, H02J 7/02
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14738946

QUANTIZATION NOISE COUPLING DELTA SIGMA ADC WITH A DELAY IN THE MAIN DAC FEEDBACK

IPC classification:
H03M 3/00
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP14736556

CAPACITIVE PROXIMITY DETECTION USING DELTA-SIGMA CONVERSION

IPC classification:
G01R 27/26, G06F 3/044, H03K 17/955, H03K 17/96, H03M 3/00
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP11793920

USING LOW PRESSURE EPI TO ENABLE LOW RDSON FET

IPC classification:
H01L 21/336, H01L 29/78
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding International LLP
Status:
APPLICATION REFUSED
EP13167206

Systems and methods using a mobile device to collect data for insurance premiums

IPC classification:
G06Q 40/08, G07C 5/00
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding International LLP
Status:
APPLICATION REFUSED
EP14747172

METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR NON-LINEAR COMPENSATION OF POWER MONITORING FOR POWER SUPPLY UNITS

IPC classification:
G01R 21/133, G01R 31/40, G01R 35/00, H02M 1/42
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP14755440

METHOD FOR HIDDEN-MARKOV-MODEL BASED GESTURE RECOGNITION

IPC classification:
G06F 3/01, G06F 3/0488
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP14759409

TOUCH SCREEN STYLUS WITH FORCE AND/OR ANGLE SENSING FUNCTIONALITY

IPC classification:
G06F 3/0354, G06F 3/044
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP14759410

TOUCH SCREEN STYLUS WITH COMMUNICATION INTERFACE

IPC classification:
G06F 3/01, G06F 3/0354
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP11718718

CIRCUIT BOARD FOR DISPLAY AND DISPLAY MODULE WITH DISPLAY AND CIRCUIT BOARD

IPC classification:
G01D 5/24, G02F 1/133, H03K 17/96, H05K 1/02, H05K 1/11, H05K 1/14
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Germany II GmbH & Co. KG
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding International LLP
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP14842318

SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR GENERATING CUSTOMIZED ADVERTISEMENT CREATIVES

IPC classification:
G06Q 30/00
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14776934

SAMPLING INPUT STAGE WITH MULTIPLE CHANNELS

IPC classification:
G11C 27/02, H03M 1/06, H03M 1/12
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
The patent has been granted
EP14776966

A SMOKE DETECTOR WITH ENHANCED AUDIO AND COMMUNICATIONS CAPABILITIES

IPC classification:
G08B 3/10, G08B 17/10
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP14776967

SMOKE DETECTORS WITH WIRELESS LOCAL AREA NETWORK CAPABILITIES

IPC classification:
G08B 25/00, G08B 25/10
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14790876

MULTIPLE CHANNEL CAPACITIVE VOLTAGE DIVIDER SCANNING METHOD AND APPARATUS

IPC classification:
H03M 1/12
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP14851948

PRESSURE ULCER DETECTION METHODS, DEVICES AND TECHNIQUES

IPC classification:
A61B 5/11
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Agent:
Jacqueline Carol Freeman, WP Thompson
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP14796323

INTEGRATED DEVICE WITH AUTO CONFIGURATION

IPC classification:
G06F 13/40
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
GRANT OF PATENT INTENDED
EP11714169

FAILSAFE OSCILLATOR MONITOR AND ALARM

IPC classification:
G01R 19/165, G06F 1/14
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding International LLP
Status:
NO OPPOSITION FILED WITHIN TIMELIMIT
EP11808797

AUTOMATIC FREQUENCY OFFSET COMPENSATION IN ZERO-INTERMEDIATE FREQUENCY RECEIVERS USING MINIMUM-SHIFT KEYING (MSK) SIGNALING

IPC classification:
H04L 27/00, H04L 27/227
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
NO OPPOSITION FILED WITHIN TIMELIMIT
EP14862053

PREVENTION AND TREATMENT OF BED EXITS, FALLS, AND OTHER CONDITIONS

IPC classification:
A61B 5/00, A61B 5/11
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Agent:
Jacqueline Carol Freeman, WP Thompson
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP12701072

SENSOR DEVICE AND METHOD FOR CAPACITIVE PROXIMITY DETECTION

IPC classification:
H03K 17/955
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Germany II GmbH & Co. KG
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding International LLP
Status:
PATENT GRANTED
EP14805750

INTEGRATED CIRCUIT DEVICE WITH TAMPER DETECTION INPUT AND HAVING REAL TIME CLOCK AND CALENDAR LOGGING THEREOF

IPC classification:
G01R 22/06, G08B 13/00
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14819176

MAIN CLOCK HIGH PRECISION OSCILLATOR

IPC classification:
H03L 1/00, H03L 7/085, H03L 7/099
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP12702117

MAC FILTERING ON ETHERNET PHY FOR WAKE-ON-LAN

IPC classification:
G06F 1/32, H04L 12/12
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding International LLP
Status:
NO OPPOSITION FILED WITHIN TIMELIMIT
EP14821987

AUTOMATIC LOAD SHARE ARCHITECTURE FOR USB PORT POWER

IPC classification:
G06F 1/26, G06F 1/32, G06F 13/38
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14821473

DIGITAL TEMPERATURE SENSOR WITH INTEGRATED DIGITAL TEMPERATURE FILTER

IPC classification:
G01K 7/01, G01K 7/42
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP14821026

DIGITAL TEMPERATURE SENSOR WITH INTEGRATED TIMER AND BURST MODE

IPC classification:
G01K 7/01, G01K 7/42
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP10795701

EDDY CURRENT SEPARATOR

IPC classification:
B03C 1/247
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding
Agent:
Grünecker Patent- und Rechtsanwälte PartG mbB
Status:
APPLICATION DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN
EP15706074

HIGH VOLTAGE DOUBLE-DIFFUSED MOS ( DMOS) DEVICE AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURE

IPC classification:
H01L 27/115, H01L 29/06, H01L 29/08, H01L 29/66, H01L 29/78
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP15703421

DIGITAL PERIOD DIVIDER

IPC classification:
G01P 3/481, G01P 3/486, G01P 3/488, G01P 3/489, H02P 6/16, H03K 21/38
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP15707029

RESISTIVE MEMORY CELL HAVING A REDUCED CONDUCTIVE PATH AREA

IPC classification:
H01L 27/24, H01L 45/00
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP15718641

RESISTIVE MEMORY CELL WITH SLOPED BOTTOM ELECTRODE

IPC classification:
H01L 45/00
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP15710318

RESISTIVE MEMORY CELL HAVING A REDUCED CONDUCTIVE PATH AREA

IPC classification:
H01L 45/00
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP15708973

INTERNET CONNECTED DERMATOLOGICAL DEVICES AND SYSTEMS

IPC classification:
A61N 5/06, G06F 19/00
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP15707484

RESISTIVE MEMORY CELL WITH SLOPED BOTTOM ELECTRODE

IPC classification:
H01L 45/00
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP15710352

SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR GESTURE CONTROL

IPC classification:
G06F 3/01, G06F 3/041, G06F 3/044, G06F 3/0488
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP11702543

INSTRUMENTATION AMPLIFIER CALIBRATION METHOD, SYSTEM AND APPARATUS

IPC classification:
H03F 1/30, H03F 3/45
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding International LLP
Status:
NO OPPOSITION FILED WITHIN TIMELIMIT
EP11703752

EXTERNAL DEVICE POWER CONTROL DURING LOW POWER SLEEP MODE WITHOUT CENTRAL PROCESSING UNIT INTERVENTION

IPC classification:
G06F 1/32
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, King & Spalding International LLP
Status:
NO OPPOSITION FILED WITHIN TIMELIMIT
EP15721390

PROJECTED CAPACITIVE TOUCH WITH FORCE DETECTION

IPC classification:
G06F 3/041
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP15718722

LCD CONTROLLER WITH CAPACITIVE TOUCH INTERFACE

IPC classification:
G06F 3/041, G06F 3/044
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP15719103

DETERMINING TOUCH LOCATIONS AND FORCES THERETO ON A TOUCH AND FORCE SENSING SURFACE

IPC classification:
G06F 3/01, G06F 3/044
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP15722371

RAMP GENERATION MODULE

IPC classification:
H03K 4/502
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP15721921

WIRELESS QUIET ENROLMENT

IPC classification:
H04W 8/00, H04W 76/02
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP15722837

SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR DISCONNECT DETECTION ON A DUAL MODE PORT OF A USB HUB

IPC classification:
G06F 13/40
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP15724834

PORT DISCONNECT CHARGING FUNCTION FOR USB HUB

IPC classification:
G06F 13/42
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP15724129

COAXIAL DATA COMMUNICATION WITH REDUCED EMI

IPC classification:
H04B 3/28, H04B 3/30
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP15724408

MEMORY CELL RETENTION ENHANCEMENT THROUGH ERASE STATE MODIFICATION

IPC classification:
G11C 13/00
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP15725915

USB POWER PORT CONTROL

IPC classification:
G06F 1/26, G06F 1/28
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP15726817

DETERMINING RATE OF CHANGE IN TEMPERATURE MEASUREMENTS

IPC classification:
G01K 3/10, G01K 7/42, G05B 23/02, G06F 1/20
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP15727501

CIRCUIT FOR MEASURING POWER VIOLATIONS USING HIGH SIDE CURRENT SENSING

IPC classification:
G01R 19/165
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP15726471

METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR IMPROVING LED LIFETIME AND COLOR QUALITY IN DIMMING APPARATUS

IPC classification:
H05B 33/08
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP15727171

SWITCHLESS USB C-CONNECTOR HUB

IPC classification:
G06F 13/40
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP15728265

UNIFYING CLASS DEVICE INTERFACE WITH ONE HOST INTERFACE BY USING EMBEDDED CONTROLLER

IPC classification:
G06F 13/10
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP15731175

ICE PIN FUNCTIONALITY FOR MULTI-PROCESSOR CORE DEVICES

IPC classification:
G06F 1/22, G06F 15/76
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP15731174

DEVICE AND METHOD TO ASSIGN DEVICE PIN OWNERSHIP FOR MULTI-PROCESSOR CORE DEVICES

IPC classification:
G06F 15/78, H03K 19/173
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP15738539

COMPENSATION OF A TARGET OBJECT'S COUPLING TO FEEDING LINES IN CAPACITIVE SENSING SYSTEM

IPC classification:
H03K 17/96
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP15734033

SELF-ALIGNED DUAL DAMASCENE PROCESS WITH AIR-GAP ASSISTED ETCH

IPC classification:
H01L 21/768
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP15738881

A METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR GESTURE DETECTION AND TOUCH DETECTION

IPC classification:
G06F 3/041, G06F 3/044
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP15762819

METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR GROUND PLANE ISOLATION

IPC classification:
G06F 13/00, H02H 9/08
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP15751031

ELECTRODE ARRANGEMENT FOR GESTURE DETECTION AND TRACKING

IPC classification:
G06F 3/044
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP15753048

ELECTRODE ARRANGEMENT FOR GESTURE DETECTION AND TRACKING

IPC classification:
G06F 3/044
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP15757102

LOW POWER CONNECTION DETECT METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR USB CHARGING

IPC classification:
G06F 1/32, G06F 13/40
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP15760592

APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR LED RUNNING LIGHT CONTROL AND STATUS

IPC classification:
H05B 33/08
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
EXAMINATION REQUESTED
EP15775574

SELECTABLE PROGRAMMABLE GAIN OR OPERATIONAL AMPLIFIER

IPC classification:
H03F 3/45, H03G 1/00
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
Request for examination was made
EP15787391

MEASURING OUTPUT CURRENT IN A BUCK SMPS

IPC classification:
H02M 3/156, H02M 3/158
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
Request for examination was made
EP15784899

SIDE CHANNEL ACCESS THROUGH USB STREAMS

IPC classification:
G06F 13/362
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
Request for examination was made
EP15788277

ANALOG-TO-DIGITAL CONVERSION WITH MICRO-CODED SEQUENCER

IPC classification:
H03K 17/96, H03M 1/12, H03M 1/50
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
Request for examination was made
EP15704639

ANALOG ELIMINATION OF UNGROUNDED CONDUCTIVE OBJECTS IN CAPACITIVE SENSING

IPC classification:
H03K 17/96
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
Request for examination was made
EP15791164

A METHOD FOR PHOTOLITHOGRAPHY-FREE SELF-ALIGNED REVERSE ACTIVE ETCH

IPC classification:
H01L 21/3105, H01L 21/762
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
Request for examination was made
EP15787987

HUMAN INTERFACE DEVICE AND METHOD

IPC classification:
G06F 3/0488
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
Request for examination was made
EP15791885

CAPACITOR-LESS LOW DROP-OUT (LDO) REGULATOR

IPC classification:
G05F 1/575
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
Request for examination was made
EP15797232

ASYMMETRIC HYSTERETIC CONTROLLERS

IPC classification:
G01R 19/165, H02M 3/156, H03K 3/0233
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
Request for examination was made
EP15797544

CLASS D POWER DRIVER PERIPHERAL

IPC classification:
H03F 3/217
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
Request for examination was made
EP15801549

MULTI-CHANNEL I2S TRANSMIT CONTROL SYSTEM AND METHOD

IPC classification:
G06F 13/38, G06F 13/42
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
Request for examination was made
EP15797545

PULSE DENSITY MODULATION DIGITAL-TO-ANALOG CONVERTER WITH TRIANGLE WAVE GENERATION

IPC classification:
G06F 1/02, H03K 4/08, H03M 3/00, H03M 7/30
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
Request for examination was made
EP15808833

FLAT NO-LEADS PACKAGE WITH IMPROVED CONTACT PINS

IPC classification:
H01L 23/31, H01L 23/495
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
Request for examination was made
EP15805037

START-UP CONTROLLER FOR A POWER CONVERTER

IPC classification:
H02M 1/36, H02M 3/335
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
Request for examination was made
EP15808837

RESISTIVE MEMORY CELL HAVING A SPACER REGION FOR REDUCED CONDUCTIVE PATH AREA / ENHANCED ELECTRIC FIELD

IPC classification:
H01L 45/00
Applicant:
Microchip Technology Incorporated
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
Request for examination was made
EP15866415

ONYCHOMYCOSIS TREATMENT APPARATUS AND METHOD

IPC classification:
A61N 1/44
Agent:
Andreas Grubert, Westphal Mussgnug & Partner
Status:
Request for examination was made

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