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Direct Mechanical Attach of a Thermal Solution to a CPU Integrated Heat Spreader

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000020319D
Publication Date: 2003-Nov-12

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Abstract

Disclosed is a method that directly attaches a thermal solution to a CPU's Integrated Heat Spreader (IHS); this method enables an attach force in excess of that allowed by an indirect attach process. Benefits include improved thermal performance.