Solving Problems of Overly Constrained Boards

Design considerations for mitigating the effects of CTE mismatch

When boards bend and components fail, product designs need to be reviewed for corrective action.

Solving Problems of Overly Constrained Boards delves into CTE mismatch – a recurring factor in board malformation – and how designs can be adjusted to correct the issue in:

  • Boards bonded to plates
  • Boards with attached heat sinks
  • Boards attached to housings 
 
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