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Poly Shield To Prevent Dendritic Growth

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000006476D
Original Publication Date: 2002-Jan-07
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2002-Jan-07
Document File: 1 page(s) / 163K

Publishing Venue

Motorola

Related People

Authors:
Brad Smith Ed Travis

Abstract

This invention is the use of dummy gate poly shapes to shield the edges of wells from ambient light, which could cause dendritic growth to occur. The shapes would need to be fairly wide and follow some portion of the well junction