DfR Solutions to Present at IPC/JEDEC Conference

Posted by DfR Solutions on Feb 25, 2009 9:00:00 AM

College Park, MD  February 25, 2009 – DfR Solutions is very proud to announce that Dr. John McNulty, Director of Business Development for East Asia/Bay Area and West Coast Office Manager, and Dr. Randy Schueller, Manager of the Minnesota Office, will be at the IPC/JEDEC Conference on Pb-Free Electronics in Santa Clara, California, on Thursday, March 5.  Dr. McNulty will be presenting “Understanding Failure and Root-Cause Analysis in Pb-Free Electronics.”  Dr. Schueller will provide “A Practical Guide to Managing Your Pb-Free Transition.”

“This presentation focuses on specific failure analysis and reliability issues associated with Pb-free assemblies, particularly component temperature and moisture sensitivity, tin whiskers, and PCB degradation and solderability,” said Dr. McNulty.

Regarding his presentation, Dr. Randy Schueller added, “Most Pb-Free classes do a good job of introducing students to the myriad of Pb-Free issues and concerns that can potentially cause unreliable products.  This class will go further by showing how to mitigate these potential problems and develop appropriate test plans so you have confidence in building and shipping your Pb-Free products.”

DfR Solutions is a leader in quality and reliability solutions for the electronics industry, and has performed more than 500 failure analysis investigations.  Dr. John McNulty has published over 12 papers on a variety of reliability issues including hybrid packages and soldering has presented to more than 50 companies and organizations worldwide.  Dr. Randy Schueller currently holds 15 patents and has authored and presented over 30 papers on topics such as component packaging and Pb-Free transition.

For more information regarding DfR’s presentations at IPC/JEDEC, or if you would like more information regarding DfR’s services, please contact Carrie Sharik, Manager of Marketing, at csharik@dfrsolutions.com.                                

About DfR:

DfR Solutions has world-renowned expertise in applying the science of Reliability Physics to electrical and electronics technologies, and is a leading provider of quality, reliability, and durability (QRD) research and consulting for the electronics industry. The company’s integrated use of Physics of Failure (PoF) and Best Practices provides crucial insights and solutions early in product design and development and throughout the product life cycle. DfR Solutions specializes in providing knowledge- and science-based solutions to maximize and accelerate the product integrity assurance activities of their clients in every marketplace for electronic technologies (consumer, industrial, automotive, medical, military, telecom, oil drilling, and throughout the electronic component and material supply chain).  For more information, visit www.dfrsolutions.com.

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