Tag: Semiconductor

IC Wire Bond Deformation Detection

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IC Wire Bond Deformation Detection

Kwan Wee Lee 2022.06.27

My previous post on Detecting Near Short Defects in IC Wire Bonds with VTEP Technology shares the concept of detecting wire bond deformations of an IC using Keysight VTEP technology. The technique dep

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#Semiconductor #Automotive + Energy #Automotive Ethernet #Autonomous Driving #In-Circuit Test Systems

Detecting Near Short Defects in IC Wire Bonds with VTEP Technology

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Detecting Near Short Defects in IC Wire Bonds with VTEP Technology

Kwan Wee Lee 2022.06.01

For decades, the semiconductor industry has been struggling with near short defects in the wire bond of an integrated circuit (IC), without an effective solution to detect it. When two wire bonds come

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#Automotive + Energy #Automotive Ethernet #Autonomous Driving #Manufacturing Test #In-Circuit Test Systems

5G Beamforming: How to Test Complex Beamformer ICs

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5G Beamforming: How to Test Complex Beamformer ICs

Jessy Cavazos 2019.05.31

Multiple input multiple output (MIMO) and beamforming are essential technologies to achieve IMT-2020 vision goals for 5G. They increase capacity and coverage in a cell to enable 100x faster data rates

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#5G #MIMO #Semiconductor