Tag Archives: CALCE

Failure Analysis for Improved Reliability

Failure analysis is a vital tool in the effort to ensure reliability of electronic products and systems throughout their product lifecycle. Today, organizations involved in activities within the electronics supply chain are facing new challenges, not just from complex assembly styles, harsher lifecycle environments, and more sophisticated tools, but also from customers who are demanding […]

Aiming to Trim Tin Whiskers Down to Size

Tin whiskers don’t occur very often, but worries about how to avoid them pop up quite often. IPC is teaming up with the Center for Advanced Life Cycle Engineering (CALCE) at the University of Maryland to create a symposium that will help design and manufacturing teams stem the growth of tin whiskers or curtail the […]