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Thermal Spot Curing of Adhesives with Photonic Energy; a novel fiber delivery method of radiant heating to accelerate the polymerization of thermally active adhesives

Thermal Spot Curing of Adhesives with Photonic Energy;

A novel fiber delivery method of radiant heating to accelerate the polymerization of thermally active adhesives

This paper reviews the use of adhesives, the types of heat curing assembly adhesives that are commonly used in microelectronics, and goes through some simple case studies of spot curing using radiant energy with an innovative fiber light guide spot curing system.

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Authors: Ruben Burga, Dr. Mohammed Saad. Organization: IRphotonics

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DesignCon East 2011

Conference, Trade Show/Exhibition | September 27-29 | Boston, MA, USA | Sponsored by: UBM Canon

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SMTA - Surface Mount Technology Association is a non-profit international association of companies and individuals (totalling 4,000) involved in all aspects of advanced electronics assembly, surface mount and related technologies. Membership Info | SMTA Certification | Bookstore

Next Event: Medical Electronics Symposium - Vital Technologies for Health - September 27


IPC - Association Connecting Electronics Industries is a US-based trade association dedicated to the competitive excellence and financial success of its nearly 2,600 member companies which represent all facets of the electronic interconnection industry, including design, printed wiring board manufacturing and electronics assembly. Membership Info | Training & Certification Programs | Standards & Publications - Online Store

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