INTEGRATED CIRCUIT TOPOGRAPHY
An integrated circuit topography application is the series of images which indicates the three dimensional cycle of the layer forming the integrated circuit. Each image indicates the surface of the production of the integrated circuit in full or in part at any stage.
In Turkey, protection of integrated circuit topography is provided in accordance with “Law on Protection of Integrated Circuit Topographies No: 5147”.
The registrations of integrated circuit topographies are prosecuted by the Turkish Patent Institute.
The application requirements are;
- a brief description about the integrated circuit topography,
- copies or drawings belonging to the integrated circuit,
- Power of attorney,
- Contact information of the applicant