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High Energy Particle Absorber In Dynamic Memories

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000068225D
Original Publication Date: 1979-Dec-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-20

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Lee, HS [+details]

Abstract

A buried collector extending throughout a semiconductor chip or substrate and submerged a few microns below the surface of the substrate acts as a sponge to absorb undesired electrons generated by high energy particles, such as alpha particles.