Bootstrap Voltage Generator for Dynamic RAM Array
Original Publication Date: 1982-Dec-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-10
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.