Patent Number: 7,822,996

Title: Method for implementing thermal management in a processor and/or apparatus and/or system employing the same

Abstract: A method for detecting temperature associated with a processor, results of the detecting being used for controlling power dissipation associated with the processor and/or apparatus and/or system employing the same.

Inventors: Watts, Jr.; LaVaughn F. (Georgetown, TX)

Assignee: Texas Instruments Incorporated

International Classification: G06F 1/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2018-10-26 0:00:00