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Rigid Dish Smart Card

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000036238D
Original Publication Date: 1989-Sep-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Jan-28

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Castrucci, PP Gardell, DL Ward, WC Phelps, DW [+details]

Abstract

This article describes fabrication techniques useful in the construction of smart cards (credit cards, medical history cards, etc.) which will protect the semiconductor chip or chips embedded in the plastic package from mechanical abuse and destruction.