College Park, MD – March 28, 2011 – DfR Solutions, a leader in quality, reliability, and durability (QRD) solutions for the electronics industry, is very proud to announce that Greg Caswell, Senior Member of the Technical Staff, has been nominated to the Advisory Board of the National Science Foundation (NSF) funded Vertically Integrated Center for Transformative Energy Research (VICTER), a multi-campus center consisting of the University of Arkansas, University of Arkansas at Little Rock (UALR), Arkansas State University, and University of Arkansas Pine Bluff.
College Park, MD – March 31, 2009 – DfR Solutions today announced it has been chosen by the Department of Defense to perform a research project into the practice of reballing. The DoD selected DfR Solutions based on the firm's extensive experience in researching component packaging.
College Park, MD – January 15, 2009 – DfR Solutions is very proud to announce that Dr. Craig Hillman, CEO and Managing Partner, will present a two-part seminar at the Commercialization of Military and Space Electronics (CMSE) Conference in San Diego, CA, on February 9. The seminar, entitled “Successful Transition to Pb-Free Components and Materials for Military/High Reliability Applications,” will discuss both a case study of the successful transition to Pb-Free electronics and the development of a test plan for qualification of RoHS compliant products for military applications.
College Park, MD – January 12, 2009 – DfR Solutions is very proud to announce that Dr. Nathan Blattau, Vice President and Chief Scientist of DfR Solutions, and Dr. Randy Schueller, Manager of the Minnesota Office, will be at the Lead-Free Electronics in Aerospace Project (LEAP) Working Group in Fort Worth, Texas, on Tuesday, the 27th and Wednesday, the 28th of January. Dr. Blattau will be presenting “An Overview on Vibration of Electronic Assemblies and What it Means for Pb-Free Reliability.” Dr. Schueller will discuss “Strategies for a Successful Transition to Pb-Free.”
College Park, MD – November 17, 2008 – DfR Solutions, a leader in quality, reliability, and durability (QRD) solutions for the electronics industry, is proud to announce the hiring of Dr. Randy Schueller, an industry renowned expert in the fields of component packaging and Pb-free. DfR works with companies and individuals throughout the life cycle of a product, using Physics-of-Failure (PoF) and Best Practices expertise to provide crucial insights and solutions early in product design, development and test throughout manufacturing, and even into the field. In addition to adding his capabilities to the existing pool of DfR subject matter experts, Dr. Schueller will also be the head of the newly established Minneapolis office.
College Park, MD – March 26, 2007 – Craig Hillman will present a full-day seminar entitled “Reality of Pb-Free Reliability” at the SMTA International Conference for Soldering & Reliability in Toronto, ON, Canada. The conference will be held April 17-19, 2007.
College Park, MD – February 27, 2007 – Dr. Craig Hillman, CEO and managing partner of DfR Solutions, will present two half-day seminars at the Commercialization of Military and Space Electronics (CMSE) conference in Los Angeles, CA on March 12. The seminar, entitled “Selecting a Lead Free Solution for Military, Avionic and Space Applications” will provide critical data and information on developments over the past 6 to12 months in Pb-free technology, including market trends, process solutions, and quality and long-term reliability issues. Recent GEIA documents, which are expected to be the backbone of lead free product qualification for military and avionic applications, will reviewed in regard to risk minimization.