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Thermally Modulated Electrical Resistivity

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000060629D
Original Publication Date: 1986-Mar-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Mar-09

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
DiStefano, TH Halperin, A Zingher, ZR [+details]

Abstract

Local probing by means of a small heat source detects and locates incipient defects in conductors, connectors, etc. in all circuits including circuits containing magnetic and/or semiconductor nonlinear components.