Global Patent Index - EP 1612897 B9

EP 1612897 B9 2007-10-17 - Spark gap apparatus and method for electrostatic discharge protection

Title (en)

Spark gap apparatus and method for electrostatic discharge protection

Title (de)

Funkenstreckevorrichtung und Verfahren zum elektrostatischen Entladungsschutz

Title (fr)

Dispositif éclateur et méthode de protection contre les décharges électrostatiques

Publication

EP 1612897 B9 (EN)

Application

EP 04015412 A

Priority

EP 04015412 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: EP1612897A1] An apparatus for providing electrostatic discharge protection includes a first conductive trace and a second conductive trace. The first conductive trace defines a first conductive periphery and is deposited on a first surface. The second conductive trace defines a second conductive periphery and is deposited on a second surface. The second surface is spaced apart from the first surface by a gap distance and in parallel relation so that a spark gap is defined by the gap distance between the first conductive periphery and the second conductive periphery.

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

H01T 4/08 (2006.01); G06F 15/02 (2006.01); H01L 23/60 (2006.01); H01T 21/00 (2006.01); H04Q 7/32 (2006.01); H05F 3/04 (2006.01); H05K 1/02 (2006.01); H05K 3/00 (2006.01); H05K 3/02 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

H01T 4/08 (2013.01); H05K 1/026 (2013.01); H01L 2224/16225 (2013.01); H01L 2924/00014 (2013.01); H01L 2924/19105 (2013.01); H05K 3/0038 (2013.01); H05K 3/027 (2013.01); H05K 2201/09036 (2013.01)

Combination set (CPC)

H01L 2924/00014 + H01L 2224/0401

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EPO simple patent family

EP 1612897 A1 20060104; EP 1612897 B1 20070321; EP 1612897 B9 20071017; AT 357761 T 20070415; CA 2511148 A1 20051230; CA 2511148 C 20090804; DE 602004005436 D1 20070503; DE 602004005436 T2 20071129; HK 1085845 A1 20070831

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