Museum Hosts Anniversary Party
MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA - To commemorate the 35th anniversary of the 4004 Intel microprocessor, the Computer History Museum and the Intel Museum hosted a night of history and discussion, November 13, 2006.
Trade Show Floor
IMAPS Symposium in Review
I like going to the IMAPS International Symposium, held this year Oct 9-14 in San Diego.
Choosing the Right Sorbent for Electronics Applications
Maintaining the stability of moisture-sensitive electronic components and assemblies is a fundamental concern of manufacturers.
The Perils of RoHS
There is growing evidence that the RoHS directive banning lead solders in electronic equipment has fallen victim of the Law of Unintended Consequences.
Interview with EOPlex
It wasn’t exactly the Roadshow, but I visited a fascinating start-up company and spoke with Arthur Chait, CEO; and Anwar Mohammed, VP of manufacturing and operations, about EoPlex Technologies, headquartered in Redwood City, CA.
Joe Fjelstad Releases Flexible Circuit Technology, 3rd Edition
SEASIDE, OR - The third edition of Flexible Circuit Technology features new technologies and applications that have developed over the eight years since the second edition was published.
International Consortium Forms around TSV
KALISPELL, MT - Through-silicon vias (TSVs) are pivotal in thermally conscious packaging, and a budding consortium pledges to address the technical and cost issues of creating 3-D interconnects using TSV technology for chip stacking and MEMS/sensors packaging.
Freescale Packages Hit 30 Million Mark
AUSTIN, TX - Freescale Semiconductor announced they have shipped over 30 million high-power laterally diffused metal oxide semiconductor (LDMOS) radio frequency (RF) transistors in over-molded plastic packages.
Hesse & Knipps Names Senior Field Service Engineer
SAN JOSE, CA - Hesse & Knipps, Inc., fully-owned subsidiary of German Hesse & Knipps GmbH Semiconductor, has appointed Guill Muyot as senior field service engineer.
Dare to Share
It’s amazing how much you learn when you reach out to others. My father often told me figuring out what I would do with my life was a quandary to him.
Advanced Packaging Road
Born To be Wild
Get your motor running, head out on the highway - looking for adventure, and whatever comes your way Gail Flower, editor-in-chief gets a ride from Dick Schedtler, VP AR Marketing.