IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - On the use of n-well resistors for uniform triggering of ESD protection elements

Proceedings of 18th Annual Electrical Overstress/Electrostatic Discharge Symposium

Author(s): Notermans, G.
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Publication Date: 1 January 1997
Conference Location: Santa Clara, California, USA, USA
Conference Date: 23 September 1997
Page(s): 221 - 229
ISBN (Paper): 1-878303-69-4
DOI: 10.1109/EOSESD.1997.634246
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N-well resistors are sometimes used to add series resistance to a grounded-gate NMOST protection device in order to ensure simultaneous triggering of multiple fingers. It turns out that such... View More

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