WG 3.0 – Ionization

Status:
Active
Working Group Chair:
Charles McClain, Micron Technology, Inc.

Related Documents

  • Agenda items for the meeting on June 22, 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM EDT are:

    Pending

  • 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.

  • 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.

    Agenda items for the meeting on July 26, 2017, 3:30 – 5:00 PM ET are:

    1. April meeting series recap
    2. ESD SP 3.5 review
    3. X-Ray Safety enclosure issues
  • 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.

    Agenda items for the meeting on April 29, 2017, 8:00 – 10:00 AM MT are:

    1. Continue adjudicating TAS comments on ESD WIP3.5 (ionization for flat panel display industry) 
  • 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.

    Agenda items for the meeting on Tuesday, January 31, 2017, 4:00 – 5:30 PM ET are:

    1. General Q&A
    2. Review of Face-to-Face meeting in September
    3. Introduction of ESD TR3.0-03 (Test Methods for Air Assist Bar Ionizer, Soft X-Ray Ionizers, and Alternative Room Ionization)
  • 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.

    Tuesday, July 19, 5:00 – 6:00 pm meeting agenda items:

    1. Review and Re-affirm SP3.4
    2. Re-affirm SP3.3 (with updates from April’s meeting)
    3. Re-affirm TR3.0-01
    4. Review and Re-affirm 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.

    Agenda
    Saturday, April 16, 8 am – 12 pm agenda items:

    1. Five year review of ANSI/ESD SP3.3
    2. Five year review of ANSI/ESD SP3.4
    3. Modernization review of technical reports
  • 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.