As a surface finish for PCBs, Electroless Nickel/Electroless Palladium/Immersion Gold (ENEPIG) was selected over Electroless Nickel/Immersion Gold (ENIG) for CMOS image sensor applications with both surface mount technology (SMT) and gold ball bonding processes in mind based on the research available on-line. Challenges in the wire bonding process on ENEPIG with regards to bondability and other plating related issues are summarized.
See More Equipment & Technology Than Ever Before!
Don't miss your chance to see the latest equipment, materials, and services that can help keep your company competitive. Many of the 170 exhibiting companies will bring working equipment that you can experience for yourself.
Here is some of the equipment you will see at the show:
The conference features 20 workshops, 130 technical papers, and numerous complimentary offerings for engineers and professionals in the electronics manufacturing industry. Technical tracks will cover Advanced Packaging Technology; Manufacturing Excellence - process and assembly; Substrates/PCB Technology; Flux, Solder and Adhesives; and Inspection Technologies. Engineers from major manufacturing companies like Celestica, Flex, IBM, Intel, Lockheed Martin, Sanmina Corporation, and several universities will present their latest research on critical process improvements, new materials and technologies.
Back by popular demand! This is an opportunity to participate in technology focused tours that showcase the latest equipment and solutions in a small group setting with no sales pressure. Subject areas will be new products and test equipment. Our exhibiting partners will provide a demo of their equipment and a short technology-based presentation.
The Appreciation Reception is open to all SMTAI attendees and will be held on Wednesday, September 20 at 3:30pm in the Exhibit Hall Courtyard. This event is to celebrate chapter accomplishments and successes as well as to recognize the speakers and exhibitors who have loyally participated and supported SMTA events over the past year. Please come and share in the celebration!
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Conference: Sep. 17 - Sep. 21, 2017
Exhibition: Sep. 19 - 20, 2017
Donald Stephens Convention Center
Rosemont, IL, USA
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