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Bootstrap Voltage Generator for Dynamic RAM Array

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000050700D
Original Publication Date: 1982-Dec-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-10

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Aipperspach, AG Wu, PT [+details]

Abstract

Circuit 10 (Pig. 1) drives heavy capacitive loads, such as the word lines of a dynamic random-access memory (RAM), above the 5-volt Vdd supply so that the full Vdd voltage can be written into the storage capacitors of the RAM cells.