05587598 is referenced by 16 patents and cites 7 patents.

Disclosed is a semiconductor device comprising a silicon substrate, a pad provided on the substrate and an integrated circuit portion provided in the substrate. The pad and the integrated circuit portion are electrically connected together by a first wiring layer. The pad and the substrate are electrically connected together by a second wiring layer. The second wiring layer includes a fuse portion. The first wiring layer is always grounded via the fuse portion while processing the device.

Title
Semiconductor device with charge-up preventing function
Application Number
186846
Publication Number
5587598
Application Date
February 7, 1996
Publication Date
December 24, 1996
Inventor
Kazuhisa Hatanaka
Kitakami
JP
Agent
Banner & Witcoff
Assignee
Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba
JP
IPC
H01L 29/00
H01L 23/62
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