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Applied Materials Patent Grants

Methods and apparatus for treating exhaust gas in a processing system

Patent Number 9597634 - March 21, 2017

Methods and apparatus for treating an exhaust gas in a foreline of a substrate processing system are provided herein. In some embodiments, an…

Electrostatic chuck and showerhead with enhanced thermal properties and methods of making thereof

Patent Number 9597734 - March 21, 2017

Embodiments of the present disclosure generally provide chamber components with enhanced thermal properties and methods of enhancing thermal…

Methods for depositing fluorine/carbon-free conformal tungsten

Patent Number 9601339 - March 21, 2017

Provided are atomic layer deposition methods to deposit a tungsten film or tungsten-containing film using a tungsten-containing reactive gas…

UV-cure pre-treatment of carrier film for wafer dicing using hybrid laser scribing and plasma etch approach

Patent Number 9601375 - March 21, 2017

Methods of dicing semiconductor wafers, each wafer having a plurality of integrated circuits, are described. In an example, a method of dicing…

3D NAND staircase CD control by using interferometric endpoint detection

Patent Number 9601396 - March 21, 2017

Embodiments of the present disclosure provide methods for forming stair-like structures in manufacturing three dimensional (3D) stacking of…

Applied Materials Patent Applications

SCANNING AN OBJECT USING MULTIPLE MECHANICAL STAGES

Application Number 20170084425 - March 23, 2017

A method for scanning an object, the method may include moving an object by a first mechanical stage that follows a first scan pattern;…

SELECTIVELY OPENABLE SUPPORT PLATEN FOR ADDITIVE MANUFACTURING

Application Number 20170072466 - March 16, 2017

An apparatus for forming an object includes a platform to support the object. The platform includes a first support plate including first…

FABRICATION OF BASE PLATE, FABRICATION OF ENCLOSURE, AND FABRICATION OF SUPPORT POSTS IN ADDITIVE MANUFACTURING

Application Number 20170072467 - March 16, 2017

An apparatus for forming an object includes a platform and a dispensing system overlying the platform to dispense successive layers of powder.…

SUBSTRATE CARRIER SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR USING THE SAME

Application Number 20170076968 - March 16, 2017

A substrate carrier system is provided. The substrate carrier system includes a substrate carrier body, an electrode assembly, a support base,…

SYSTEM TO DETECT WAFER ARCING IN SEMICONDUCTOR MANUFACTURING EQUIPMENT

Application Number 20170077002 - March 16, 2017

Methods and systems for accurate arc detection in semiconductor manufacturing tools are disclosed. Such methods and systems provide real-time…

Applied Materials Federal District Court Decisions

Roberts v. Ebay Inc et al

South Carolina District Court - February 9, 2017

ORDER adopting in part Report and Recommendations re 135 Report and Recommendation; granting 63 Motion to Dismiss for Lack of…

Plaintiff v. Defendant

California Northern District Court - May 3, 2016

ORDER re 728 Status Report filed by Aetna Life Insurance Company. Having reviewed the Joint Status Report filed on April 22, 2016 (Dkt.…

Plaintiff v. Defendant

California Northern District Court - January 29, 2016

ORDER GRANTING 40 STIPULATION WITH PROPOSED ORDER To Continue Deadline To Amend The Pleadings By No More Than 10 Days filed by Maria …

Salat v. Ebay Inc et al

California Northern District Court - November 30, 2015

ORDER GRANTING MOTION TO DISMISS SECOND AMENDED COMPLAINT by Magistrate Judge Paul Singh Grewal granting 34 (psglc2, COURT STAFF) (Filed…

Legg v. American Eagle Outfitters, Inc.

New York Southern District Court - November 30, 2015

MEMORANDUM OPINION AND ORDER: For the foregoing reasons, Experian's Motion to Dismiss (Dkt. 123) is GRANTED. Because Plaintiffs'…

Applied Materials State Court Decisions

Rizzo v. Applied Materials, Inc., et al

New York New York Northern District Court - March 22, 2016

MEMORANDUM-DECISION AND ORDER granting 38 Motion to Dismiss for Failure to State a Claim: The Court hereby ORDERS that Defendant…

Insyst, Ltd. v. Applied Materials

California Court of Appeal - January 30, 2009

Linear Technology v. Applied Materials

California Court of Appeal - June 18, 2007