WG 3.0 – Ionization

Status:
Active
Working Group Chair:
Charles McClain, Micron Technology, Inc.
  • Summary of meeting activities:

    The working group completed follow-up adjudication of comments on ESD WIP3.5 and the document will be submitted for consensus body review and vote. The group adjudicated TAS comments on ESD TR3.0-01 and will send back to TAS for a second review. A review of ESD TR3.0-02 was also started including the incorporation of supplemental information from ESD WIP3.5. Further discussions will take place at the September face-to-face meeting.

  • Summary of meeting activities:

    The working group completed adjudication of comments on ESD WIP3.5 and the document will be submitted for consensus body review and vote. The group reviewed the status of ESD TR3.0-01 and will continue editing the document at the June virtual meeting series. There was also brainstorming discussions on future topics.

  • Summary of meeting activities:

    The group adjudicated technical advisory and support committee comments for ESD WIP3.5.

  • Summary of meeting activities:

    The committee discussed x-ray safety enclosure concerns relative to the new standard practice document currently being developed. The committee also reviewed the current document for ESD WIP3.5 - test methods for air assist bar ionizer, soft x-ray (photon) ionizers, alternative room ionization, and non-airflow alpha ionizers. The document is scheduled for review by the technical and advisory support committee before the September meeting series.

  • Summary of meeting activities:

    The committee finished adjudicating technical comments from the Technical and Advisory Support Committee on ESD WIP3.5 (formerly ESD TR3.0-03) – ionization for flat panel displays. A section was added on testing non-airflow alpha ionizers and other sections will be reviewed for clarity at the next meeting.

  • Summary of meeting activities:

    The committee started reviewing TAS comments on ESD WIP3.5 (formerly ESD TR3.0-03) – ionization for flat panel displays and will continue adjudication at the April face-to-face meeting.

  • Summary of meeting activities:

    The committee continued reviewing revisions to ESD TR3.0-02 - Selection and Acceptance of Air Ionizers. ANSI/ESD SP3.3 – Periodic Verification of Air Ionizer Performance and ANSI/ESD SP3.4 - Periodic Verification of Air Ionizer Performance Using a Small Test Fixture were submitted to the Standards Committee for reaffirmation with no technical changes and will be published in early January 2017.

  • Summary of meeting activities:

    The committee continued the five-year review of ANSI/ESD SP3.3 and ANSI/ESD SP3.4 as well as the review of ESD TR3.0-01-02 and ESD TR3.0-02-05 for currency and accuracy. The committee approved ANSI/ESD SP3.3 and ANSI/ESD SP3.4 for reaffirmation and minor editorial changes to ESD TR3.0-01. The committee is continuing updates and revisions to ESD TR3.0-02.

  • Summary of meeting activities:

    The committee continued the five-year review of ANSI/ESD SP3.3 and ANSI/ESD SP3.4 as well as the review of ESD TR3.0-01-02 and ESD TR3.0-02-05 for currency and accuracy. The committee will continue the document reviews at the July virtual meeting.

  • Summary of meeting activities:

    The committee began the five-year review of ANSI/ESD SP3.3 and ANSI/ESD SP3.4 as well as the review of ESD TR3.0-01-02 and ESD TR3.0-02-05 for currency. The committee will continue the document reviews at the April meeting series.