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High Voltage FET Driver Circuits

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000053162D
Original Publication Date: 1981-Sep-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-12

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Cranford, HG [+details]

Abstract

This article describes high voltage driver circuits in which bootstrap capacitors and protect rings are used to improve the junction breakdown characteristics of at least one FET in each circuit.