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Integrated Heat Spreader Alignment and Control During Cure Using the Spring Clip

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000012343D
Publication Date: 2003-Apr-30

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Disclosed is a method that incorporates an XY alignment leaf in the spring clip design. This design references two opposing corners of the integrated heat spreader (IHS) and maintains alignment to the center of a carrier pocket. Benefits include eliminating the need for additional précising by the chuck.