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Joseph Fjelstad, John W Smith, Thomas H DiStefano, A Christian Walton: Methods of assembling microelectronic assembly with socket for engaging bump leads. Tessera, Lerner David Littenberg Krumholz & Mentlik, September 8, 1998: US05802699 (256 worldwide citation)

A connector for microelectronic elements includes a sheet-like body having a plurality of holes, desirably arranged in a regular grid pattern. Each hole is provided with a resilient laminar contact such as a ring of a sheet metal having a plurality of projections extending inwardly over the hole of ...


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Joseph Fjelstad, John W Smith, Thomas H Distefano, James Zaccardi, A Christian Walton: Microelectronic contacts with asperities and methods of making same. Tessera, Lerner David Littenberg Krumholz & Mentlik, May 27, 1997: US05632631 (132 worldwide citation)

Microelectronic contacts, such as flexible, tab-like, cantilever contacts, are provided with asperities disposed in a regular pattern. Each asperity has a sharp feature at its tip remote from the surface of the contact. As mating microelectronic elements are engaged with the contacts, a wiping actio ...


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Joseph Fjelstad, John W Smith, Thomas H DiStefano, A Christian Walton: Microelectronic connector for engaging bump leads. Tessera, Lerner David Littenberg Krumholz & Mentlik, September 22, 1998: US05812378 (124 worldwide citation)

A connector for microelectronic includes a sheet-like body having a plurality of holes, desirably arranged in a regular grid pattern. Each hole is provided with a resilient laminar contact such as a ring of a sheet metal having a plurality of projections extending inwardly over the hole of a first m ...


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Joseph Fjelstad, John W Smith, Thomas H Distefano, James Zaccardi, A Christian Walton: Microelectronic contacts with asperities and methods of making same. Tessera, Lerner David Littenberg Krumholz & Mentlik, August 10, 1999: US05934914 (74 worldwide citation)

Microelectronic contacts, such as flexible, tab-like, cantilever contacts, are provided with asperities disposed in a regular pattern. Each asperity has a sharp feature at its tip remote from the surface of the contact. As mating microelectronic elements are engaged with the contacts, a wiping actio ...


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Joseph Fjelstad, John W Smith, Thomas H Distefano, James Zaccardi, A Christian Walton: Method of making an electronic contact. Tessera, Lerner David Littenberg Krumholz & Mentlik, March 27, 2001: US06205660 (68 worldwide citation)

Microelectronic contacts, such as flexible, tab-like, cantilever contacts, are provided with asperities disposed in a regular pattern. Each asperity has a sharp feature at its tip remote from the surface of the contact. As mating microelectronic elements are engaged with the contacts, a wiping actio ...


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Roger H Ellis, A Christian Walton, Akira Tomita: Pin and socket fiber optic connector. Raychem, Dennis E Kovach, Herbert G Burkard, December 5, 1989: US04884864 (6 worldwide citation)

A fiber optic connector which includes a connector body having at least one socket cavity therein and a socket contact inserted into the socket contact cavity. The socket contact has a retention area and a cable termination area at one end and a retractable contact portion at the other end. The conn ...


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Joseph Fjelstad, John W Smith, Thomas H DiStefano, James Zaccardi, A Christian Walton: Method of making an electronic contact. Tessera, Lerner David Littenberg Krumholz & Mentlik, September 6, 2005: US06938338 (1 worldwide citation)

Microelectronic contacts, such as flexible, tab-like, cantilever contacts, are provided with asperities disposed in a regular pattern. Each asperity has a sharp feature at its tip remote from the surface of the contact. As mating microelectronic elements are engaged with the contacts, a wiping actio ...


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Joseph Fjelstad, John W Smith, Thomas H Distefano, James Zaccardi, A Christian Walton: Microelectronic contacts with asperities and methods of making same. Lerner David Littenberg Krumholz & Mentlik, January 24, 2002: US20020008966-A1 (1 worldwide citation)

Microelectronic contacts, such as flexible, tab-like, cantilever contacts, are provided with asperities disposed in a regular pattern. Each asperity has a sharp feature at its tip remote from the surface of the contact. As mating microelectronic elements are engaged with the contacts, a wiping actio ...


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Joseph Fjelstad, John W Smith, Thomas H DiStefano, James Zaccardi, A Christian Walton: Method of making an electronic contact. Lerner David Littenberg Krumholz & Mentlik, October 16, 2003: US20030192181-A1

Microelectronic contacts, such as flexible, tab-like, cantilever contacts, are provided with asperities disposed in a regular pattern. Each asperity has a sharp feature at its tip remote from the surface of the contact. As mating microelectronic elements are engaged with the contacts, a wiping actio ...