Patent Number: 7,787,292

Title: Carbon nanotube fuse element

Abstract: In one embodiment of the invention, a fuse element for a one time programmable memory may include carbon nanotubes coupled to a first transistor node and to a second transistor node. The carbon nanotubes may have a first resistance which may be changed upon programming the memory cell with low current levels.

Inventors: Keshavarzi; Ali (Portland, OR), Kurtin; Juanita (Hillsboro, OR), Lee; Janice C. (Beaverton, OR), De; Vivek (Beaverton, OR), Karnik; Tanay (Portland, OR), Deeter; Timothy L. (Portland, OR)

Assignee: Intel Corporation

International Classification: G11C 11/34 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 8/31/12018