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Modelling of Thermal Stresses in Printed Circuit Boards

Modelling of Thermal Stresses in Printed Circuit Boards

Results of FEM modelling of thermal stress analysis in printed circuit boards are given in the article.

It is shown that thermal stress alone is not solely caused by differences in coefficients of thermal expansion of individual layers. The emergence of thermal stress is subject to both the layered structure of the wall and given boundary conditions, as well as the existence of a temperature gradient in the direction normal to the surface of the wall...

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Authors: Oldrich Suba, Libuse Sykorova, Stepan Sanda, Michal Stanek

Organizations: Tomas Bata University

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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

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