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Built-In ATE Power Supply Communicates Data from Current Measurement Unit to the Tester

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000032212D
Publication Date: 2004-Oct-26

Publishing Venue

The IP.com Prior Art Database

Abstract

Disclosed is a method that uses a built-in ATE power supply to relay current measurements from a standalone circuit or external power supply back to the tester. This extends the current measurement capabilities of an existing ATE device under test (DUT), while maintaining compatibility with existing test application interfaces.