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April 21, 2017

The relationship between Reliability Testing and Failure Analysis 

by @ 5:25 pm. Filed under ALL, Reliability
 

Thursday, May 4, 2017 
SCV Reliability Society 
Subject: The relationship between Reliability Testing and Failure Analysis 
– variety of standard reliability test methods and the issues they stress, typical failures found and the methods used to find them … 
Speaker: Daniel Sullivan, EAG Lab
Time: 6:00 pm: Registration, networking, and refreshments; 7:30 pm to 8:00 pm: Presentation
Cost: Free
Location: Qualcomm, Inc., 3165 Kifer Road, Building-B Cafeteria, Santa Clara 
Event Details: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-relationship-between-reliability-testing-and-failure-analysis-tickets-33883619819?aff=eivtefrnd?utm_source=eb_email&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=evitefrnd&utm_term=eventimage 

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April 13, 2017

Ten Years of Robustness Validation Applied to Power Electronics Components

by @ 11:27 am. Filed under ALL, Electrical/Power, Reliability, Semiconductors
 

Thursday, April 27, 2017
SCV Components, Packaging, and Manufacturing Technologies (CPMT), Reliability, and Power Electronics Chapters
Subject: Ten Years of Robustness Validation Applied to Power Electronics Components
– European car makers, physics of failure, “test to fail”, end-of-life testing, thick wire bonds, planar interconnects…
Speaker: Dr Eckhard Wolfgang, European Center for Power Electronics e.V. (retired from Siemens Research)
Time: 11:30 am: Registration, networking, and pizza & drinks; 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm: Presentation; If coming for presentation only: arrive at 11:45
Cost: IEEE members students, unemployed: $5; Non-members: $10; Add an additional $5 at door
Location: Texas Instruments Building E Conference Center, 2900 Semiconductor Dr, Santa Clara
Event Details: http://www.cpmt.org/scv/

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February 12, 2017

Data Analytics-Propelled Reliability Engineering 

by @ 11:13 pm. Filed under ALL, Reliability
 

Thursday, March 2nd, 2017 
SCV Reliability Society and Components, Packaging, and Manufacturing Technologies (CPMT) 
Subject: Data Analytics-Propelled Reliability Engineering 
-Parametric measurements and Machine Learning provide tools to propel reliability decision making to the next level in all phases of the product life cycle … 
Speakers: Bernhard Hiller, Leader of the Advanced Reliability Engineering team, Western Digital Corporation 
Time: 6:00 pm: Check in, networking, refreshments 6:30 pm: Presentation; 7:30 pm: Adjourn 
Cost: Free; Food sponsored by: ICE Labs, ISO 9001 & 17025 Reliability Test Lab www.icenginc.com 
Location:  Google, 2011 Stierlin Ct., Mountain View
Event Details: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/data-analytics-propelled-reliability-engineering-tickets-32342714931 

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January 26, 2017

Copper Pillar, ELK, and Solder: The Challenges of Assembly and Long-Term Reliability at 28nm and 16nm 

by @ 1:19 pm. Filed under ALL, Reliability, Semiconductors
 

Thursday, February 9th, 2017 
SCV Reliability Society and Components, Packaging, and Manufacturing Technologies (CPMT) 
Subject: Copper Pillar, ELK, and Solder: The Challenges of Assembly and Long-Term Reliability at 28nm and 16nm 
– increasing use of ELK and ULK, especially at higher metal layers, has allowed for lower RC constants and better performance, come at a cost… 
Speakers: Dr. Craig Hillman of DfR Solutions, CEO 
Time: 6:00 pm: Check in, networking, refreshments 6:30 pm: Presentation; 7:30 pm: Adjourn 
Cost: Free; Food sponsored by: ICE Labs, ISO 9001 & 17025 Reliability Test Lab. www.icenginc.com 
Location: Qualcomm, Inc. (Building-B Cafeteria), 3165 Kifer Road, Santa Clara
Event Details: https://scvrelfeb2017.eventbrite.com/ 

January 25, 2017

International Reliability Physics Symposium (IRPS) 2017

by @ 3:35 pm. Filed under ALL, Product Safety, Reliability, Semiconductors
 

Join us for International Reliability Physics Symposium (IRPS) 2017, the world’s pre-eminent forum for reporting technological breakthroughs in the area of microelectronics reliability. IRPS 2017 will be held on April 2-6 at the Hyatt Regency Monterey Hotel and Spa on Del Monte Golf Course in Monterey.
Keynote talks are:
* Reflections on the risk of human space exploration – lessons learned from past failures
* System Level Reliability Challenges with Technology Scaling
Conference topics include:
3D 2.5D / 3D / Packaging * Product Reliability * Back-End Dielectrics * Photovoltaics * Circuit Aging / Reliability * Reliability Testing * Electrostatic Discharge * Soft Errors * Failure Analysis * System Reliability * Front-End Dielectrics * Wide Band Gap * Metallization Reliability * Transistor Reliability * Memory Reliability * Transistors – Beyond CMOS * Process Integration
Plesae register at irps.org/

 

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November 14, 2016

On-Chip ESD Protection Design: Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow and Future

by @ 1:23 pm. Filed under ALL, Computers/Software, Electronics Design, Reliability, Semiconductors
 

Thursday, December 1, 2016 
SCV-SF Electron Device Society (EDS) 
Subject: On-Chip ESD Protection Design: Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow and Future
– ESD protection, killing factor to the time to market of new IC products, ESD protection basics and traditional ESD protection solutions, new CAD tool for full-chip ESD protection circuit design verification… 
Speaker: Prof. Albert Wang, Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of California, Riverside 
Time: 6:00 pm: Registration, networking, and refreshments; 6:15 pm to 7:00 pm: Presentation
Cost: Free 
Location: Texas Instruments, 2900 Semiconductor Way, Bldg. E Auditorium, Santa Clara 
Event Details: http://sites.ieee.org/scv-eds/ 

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October 19, 2016

8th Annual IEEE CPMT SCV Soft Error Rate (SER) Workshop

by @ 9:58 pm. Filed under ALL, Computers/Software, Reliability, Semiconductors
 

Thursday, November 3, 2016
SCV Components, Packaging, and Manufacturing Technologies (CPMT) and Reliability Chapter
Subject: 8th Annual IEEE CPMT SCV Soft Error Rate (SER) Workshop
– three Tutorials, An Introduction to Single Event Effects (Xilinx), System Design Considerations for Soft Error Mitigation (iROC), Techniques and Challenges of Alpha Emissivity Measurements (XIA, IBM) …
Time: 9:30 am to 3:30 pm
Cost: Free; includes lunch
Location: Juniper Networks, Building 6, 1215 Borregas Ave, Sunnyvale or via Webex
Event Details: http://www.cpmt.org/scv/
Sponsors: IEEE CPMT Santa Clara Valley (SCV) Chapter, and Juniper Networks; Pure Technologies; Cisco Systems; XIA

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September 15, 2016

EMC in the Canadian Military – Hands-On and Practical Considerations

by @ 3:35 pm. Filed under ALL, Magnetics, Reliability
 

Tuesday, October 11, 2016
SCV Electromagnetic Compatibility (EMC)
Subject: EMC in the Canadian Military – Hands-On and Practical Considerations
– Military EMC includes aspects of electronic interoperability that are seldom or never considered in the commercial realm, includes first-hand experiences of work done in the Afghan theatre…
Speaker: Kris Hatashita, Consultant to the Canadian Department of National Defence for the Army Communications Group
Time: 5:30 pm: Registration, networking, light dinner; 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm: Presentation
Cost: Free
Location: 7layers, 1293 Anvilwood Ave, Sunnyvale
Event Details: http://ewh.ieee.org/r6/scv/emc/

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September 6, 2016

Strategic Materials Conference (SMC) 2016

by @ 5:19 pm. Filed under ALL, Consumer Electronics, Electronics Design, Reliability, Semiconductors
 
Scaling Challenges: The Future of Materials and Packaging
for the semiconductor and adjacent industries
Strategic Materials Conference (SMC) 2016

SMC16The focus of SMC 2016 is on emerging materials and packaging technology trends across the entire microelectronics supply chain and provide an insider’s outlook for the future. High-profile keynotes and industry leaders will deliver insights on the business drivers behind innovations in device manufacturing and scaling. Learn about:

* Disruptive Trends and Opportunities for New Materials
* Contamination and Metrology Challenges
* Advanced Packaging
* Future of Moore’s Law and Encounters of a 3D Kind
* Strategic Materials Challenges from the Fab Perspective
* Economic & Market Trends

SMC 2016, coming September 20-21, at the Computer History Museum in Mountain View

http://www.semi.org/en/node/41386/?=ieee

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August 30, 2016

Reliability and Performance of Carbon Nanotube Vias

by @ 10:38 pm. Filed under ALL, Reliability, Semiconductors
 

Thursday, December 1, 2016
SCV Reliability Chapter
Subject: Reliability and Performance of Carbon Nanotube Vias
– IC technology node continues to scale down to the sub-10 nm regime, new materials with higher current-carrying capacities than Cu and W such as carbon nanotubes (CNTs) and graphene are needed …
Speaker: Dr. Cary Y. Yang, Professor of Electrical Engineering and Director of TENT Laboratory, a SCU facility located inside NASA Ames
Time: 6:00 to 6:30 pm: Sign in, snacks and social; 6:30 to 7:30 pm: Presentation; 7:30 to 8:00 pm: Question and Answer Session
Cost: Free
Location: Qualcomm, Inc., 3165 Kifer Road, Santa Clara, in the cafeteria
Event Details: http://ewh.ieee.org/r6/scv/rl/
Please register so as to know how much food to purchase: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/cnt-reliability-tickets-27427113234
Food sponsored by I.C.E. Labs, ISO 9001 & 17025 Reliability Test Lab, www.icenginc.com

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CPI Stress Induced Carrier Mobility Shift in Advanced Silicon Nodes

by @ 10:26 pm. Filed under ALL, Electronics Design, Reliability, Semiconductors
 

Thursday, November 3, 2016
SCV Reliability Chapter, Electron Device Society (EDS), and Components, Packaging, and Manufacturing Technologies (CPMT) 
Subject: CPI Stress Induced Carrier Mobility Shift in Advanced Silicon Nodes
– mechanical stress and the consequent effects on device performance for advanced three-dimensional (3-D) IC technologies …
Speaker: Valeriy Sukharev, Technical Lead, Design to Silicon Division (Calibre) of Mentor Graphics Corporation
Time: 6:00 to 6:30 pm: Sign in, snacks and social; 6:30 to 7:30 pm: Presentation; 7:30 to 8:00 pm: Question and Answer Session
Cost: Free
Location: Qualcomm, Inc., 3165 Kifer Road, Santa Clara, in the cafeteria
Event Details: http://ewh.ieee.org/r6/scv/rl/
Please register so as to know how much food to purchase: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/cpi-stress-induced-carrier-mobility-shift-in-advanced-silicon-nodes-tickets-27427049042
Food sponsored by I.C.E. Labs, ISO 9001 & 17025 Reliability Test Lab, www.icenginc.com

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Reliability and The Self-Driving Car

by @ 10:15 pm. Filed under ALL, Electronics Design, Reliability
 

Thursday, October 6, 2016
SCV Reliability Chapter
Subject: Reliability and The Self-Driving Car
– 94% of traffic accidents involve human error, developing a self-driving vehicle from the ground up, and employing the best design for reliability and reliability test practices…
Speaker: Noah Lassar, Senior Manager of Reliability for the Google[X] Self-Driving Car
Time: 6:00 to 6:30 pm: Sign in, snacks and social; 6:30 to 7:30 pm: Presentation; 7:30 to 8:00 pm: Question and Answer Session
Cost: Free
Location: Qualcomm, Inc., 3165 Kifer Road, Santa Clara, in the cafeteria
Event Details: http://ewh.ieee.org/r6/scv/rl/
Please register so as to know how much food to purchase: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/reliability-and-the-self-driving-car-tickets-27426937709
Food sponsored by I.C.E. Labs, ISO 9001 & 17025 Reliability Test Lab, www.icenginc.com

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August 18, 2016

A Statistical FEA Method for Predicting Glass Fracture in Consumer Electronic Products

by @ 10:19 pm. Filed under ALL, Consumer Electronics, Electronics Design, Reliability
 

Thursday, August 25, 2016
SCV Signal Processing Society (SPS)
Subject: A Statistical FEA Method for Predicting Glass Fracture in Consumer Electronic Products
– probability of fracture for glass components during drop impact, size and rate effects on glass strength, the temporal and spatial nature of the stress results, and the combining of drop orientations to produce a probability of failure …
Speaker: Marc Zampino, Senior Design Analysis Engineer, Amazon/Lab126
Time: 6:00 pm: Registration, networking, and refreshments; 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm: Presentation; 7:30 to 8:00 pm: Question and answer session
Cost: Free, Donations accepted for food
Location: Qualcomm Inc., in the Cafeteria, 3165 Kifer Rd, Santa Clara
Event Details: http://ewh.ieee.org/r6/scv/rl/
RSVP to know how much food to purchase: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/a-statistical-fea-method-for-predicting-glass-fracture-in-consumer-electronic-products-tickets-27186020118
Food sponsored by I.C.E. Labs, ISO 9001 & 17025 Reliability Test Lab, http://www.icenginc.com

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July 12, 2016

Surfaces, Interfaces, and Microelectronic Packaging

by @ 10:35 pm. Filed under ALL, Reliability, Semiconductors
 

Thursday, August 4, 2016
SCV Reliability Chapter and SCV Components, Packaging, and Manufacturing Technologies (CPMT)
Subject: Surfaces, Interfaces, and Microelectronic Packaging
– interfacial interactions between Pb-free solders and substrates, the nature of these interactions, the intermetallic compounds (IMC) that are formed, and how these interaction change with time …
Speaker: Dr. Guna Selvaduray, Ph.D.
Time: 6:00 pm: Introductions and Networking; 6:30 to 8:30 pm: Presentation and Question and Answer Session
Cost: Free
Location: Qualcomm, 3165 Kifer Road, Santa Clara

Event Details: http://ewh.ieee.org/r6/scv/rl/
RSVP: https://scvrelaug2016.eventbrite.com

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June 27, 2016

Tesla Model S Battery, Charger, and Drive-Unit Reliability

by @ 11:24 am. Filed under ALL, Reliability
 

Wednesday, July 13, 2016
SCV Reliability Chapter
Subject: Tesla Model S Battery, Charger, and Drive-Unit Reliability
– nonparametric estimates of reliability, including bivariate, for our education, to dispel some reliability mythology …
Speaker: Dr. Larry George, Reliability Statistician
Time: 6:00 pm: Introductions and Networking; 6:30 to 7:30 pm: Presentation; 7:30 to 8:00 pm: Question and Answer Session
Cost: Free
Location: Applied Materials, Bowers Cafe (aka Campus Cafe), 3090 Bowers Ave., Santa Clara
RSVP: Please send an RSVP to Dr. John Flaig at least two days prior to the meeting if you plan to attend: johnflaig@yahoo.com, subject=Please Reserve My Seat for Taking practical steps towards Designing-for-Reliability
Event Details: http://ewh.ieee.org/r6/scv/rl/index.html
Co-sponsored with The ASQ Silicon Valley Statistics and Reliability Discussion Group

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