WG 17.0 – Process Assessment

Status:
Active
Working Group Chair:
Wolfgang Stadler, Intel Deutschland GmbH; Reinhold Gaertner, Infineon Technologies AG

Related Documents

  • Agenda items for the meeting on June 25, 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM EDT are:

     

    • Welcome
    • ESDA standards meetings policy
      • Anti-trust policy
      • Confidentiality
      • IP rules
    • Status of “Free Handlers Online Course” based on SP10.1 (Craig, Chuck: draft of presentation)
    • Presentations on recent ESD Process Assessment activities (if any)
    • New Standard Practice (SP) on process assessment
      • Status of SP
      • Discussion on technical changes from review of Foreword, Section 1-4
      • Discussion on technical changes from review of Sections 5 (“Measurement techniques for ESD risk assessment”)
      • Discussion on technical changes from review of Sections 6 (“Process risk analysis flow”)
      • Discussion on technical changes from review of Annex (“Measurement techniques”)
      • Schedule and next steps
    • Conference Calls to continue SP17, plans for next meetings
  •  Summary of meeting activities:
    The committee discussed and approved changes to the working draft of ESD WIP17.1 based on working group member comments. The group will continue working on the document in future meeting series. A presentation was made on a proposal for assessment of CDM risk and the information will be added to the current document.

    Agenda items for the meeting on April 15, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM PT are:

     

    • Status of “Free Handlers Online Course” based on SP10.1
    • Presentations on recent ESD Process Assessment activities (if any)
    • New Standard Practice (SP) on process assessment 
    • Status of SP
    • Discussion on technical changes from review of Foreword, Section 1-4
    • Discussion on technical changes from review of Sections 5 (“Measurement techniques for ESD risk assessment”)
    • Discussion on technical changes from review of Sections 6 (“Process risk analysis flow”)
    • Discussion on technical changes from review of Annex (“Measurement techniques”)
    • Schedule and next steps
  • The group reviewed and approved changes to the new standard practice document, ESD WIP17.1, based on discussion at the 2017 September face-to-face meeting. Continued discussions are planned for the April face-to-face meeting and the summer virtual meeting.

  • Agenda items for the meeting on September 9, 2017, 9:00 am – 12:00 pm MST are:

    • Welcome
    • ESDA standards meetings policies
    • Status of “Free Handlers Online Course” based on SP10.1
    • Presentations (if any)
    • New Standard Practice (SP17.1-2017) on process assessment
      • Status of SP
      • Technical discussions of Sections 6 (“Process risk analysis flow”) – main missing              parts:
        • Ungrounded Conductors
        • Charged ESD-Sensitive Devices
        • Process Assessment by ESD Event Detection
      • Technical discussions on Annex
      • Ownership of reviewing sections of SP – Status
      • Schedule and next steps
    • New business
    • Plans for next meetings
    • Discussion on future work on WIP SP10.2 – VMS 01/2018
  • Summary of meeting activities
    The committee completed discussions and decisions on further assessment flow and measurement techniques based on ESD event detectors in the new standard practice being developed. The committee also continued discussion on integration of ESD WIP10.2 on measurement of CDM related ESD characteristics within automated process equipment. Further discussion is planned for the January 2018 virtual meeting series.

    Agenda items for the meeting on July 24, 2017, 1:30 – 3:00 PM ET are:

    • New Standard Practice (SP) on process assessment
    • Status of SP 
    • Changes/updates in Sections 5 (“Measurement techniques for ESD risk assessment”)
    • Changes/updates in Sections 6 (“Process risk analysis flow”)
    • Changes/updates in Annex (“Measurement techniques”)
    • Schedule and next steps
    • Presentations on recent ESD Process Assessment activities (if any)
  • Summary of meeting activities
    The working group completed discussions and decisions on open technical issues in a new standard practice. A sub-committee was formed to begin developing a free online class on “ESD Risk assessment of Handlers”, based on ANSI/ESD SP10.1. The working group also started discussing the status of a document on measurement of CDM related ESD characteristics within automated process equipment.

    Agenda items for the meeting on April 30, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM MT are:

    • Presentations (if any)
    • New Standard Practice (SP) on process assessment
      • Status of SP 
      • Technical discussions of Sections 5 (“Measurement techniques for ESD risk assessment”) – final decisions
      • Technical discussions of Sections 6 (“Process risk analysis flow”) – final decisions
      • Ownership of reviewing sections of SP – Status 
      • Schedule and next steps
    • New business
  • Summary of meeting activities

    The working group discussed a proposal for a new technical report on labels/tapes. Working group members will help to provide additional measurements/analysis and publication of work is planned for presentation at the 2017 EOS/ESD Symposium - Manufacturing Track. The current status of ESD WIP17.1 was reviewed. The working group discussed a new proposal of exemplary ESD risk assessment flow on personnel and definition of limits (e.g., charging voltage). Further discussion will be held at the next meeting.

    Agenda items for the meeting on Friday, January 27, 11:00 am - 12:30 PM ET are:

     

    • New Standard Practice (SP) on process assessment
      • Status of SP 
      • Update: Changes in Sections 5 (“Measurement techniques for ESD risk assessment”)
      • Update: Changes in Sections 6 (“Process risk analysis flow”)
      • Ownership of writing and reviewing sections of SP – Status 
      • Schedule and next steps
  • Summary of meeting activities

    The working group made good progress towards the completion of ESD WIP17.1 – a standard practice on ESD process assessment. Several new sections were reviewed and approved. The document is expected to be submitted to the Technical and Administrative Support committee in spring 2017.

    September 10, 2016, 9 am - 12 pm PDT meeting agenda items:

    • Presentations (if any)
    • New Standard Practice (SP) on process assessment
      • Status of SP
      • Technical discussions of Sections 5 (“Measurement techniques for ESD risk assessment”)
      • Technical discussions of Sections 6 (“Process risk analysis flow”)
      • Ownership of writing and reviewing sections of SP – Status
      • Schedule and next steps
      • New business
      • Plans for next meetings
  • Summary of meeting activities
    The current status of the new standard practice ESD WIP17.1 was discussed and the next steps of development process were reviewed. A discussion was started regarding some updates on ESD process assessment flows and will be continued at the September meeting.

    Friday, July 15, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm meeting agenda items:

    • Welcome
    • Introduction to activities of WG 17 – history and documents
    • New Standard Practice (SP) on process assessmentStatus of SP
      • Status of 1:1 reviews – open technical discussions
      • Schedule and next steps
      • Presentations (if any)
    • New business
  • Summary of meeting activities
    The committee continued to work on a new standard practice that includes measurement techniques and process assessment measurement flow. A presentation was given on EOS measurements and mitigation vs. conventional methodology.

    Agenda
    Sunday, April 17, 9 AM to 12 PM meeting agenda items:

    • Welcome
    • Secretary
    • Membership/guest roster
    • ESDA standards meetings policy 
      • Anti-trust policy
      • Confidentiality
      • IP rules
    • Presentations (if any)
    • New Standard Practice (SP) on process assessment
      • Status of SP 
      • Technical discussions of Sections 5 (“Measurement techniques for ESD risk assessment”)
      • Technical discussions of Sections 6 (“Process risk analysis flow”)
      • Ownership of writing and reviewing sections of SP
      • Schedule and next steps
    • New business
      • Plans for next meetings
    • Schedule conference calls
  • Summary of meeting activities
    ESD TR17.0-01-16 was published in January. The committee reviewed proposed outline, content, and length of measurements for annex in new standard practice document.