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Held annually in February at the Anaheim Convention Center, MD&M West melds the electronics industry with other medical technology companies in one giant multi-floored, evolving expo. MD&M West is currently co-located with four other shows. In past years, Electronics West, which is no longer a separate designation, took up several rows in the downstairs expo hall. More electronics manufacturing firms and suppliers can now be found upstairs too, with each company having a location preference. Unofficial poll results show both levels are beneficial.

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Successful marketing and sales campaigns lead to new business challenges.

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Would higher stencil tension improve paste volumes on nickel and stainless steel foils? 

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Lab tests show the addition of COTS parts significantly improves time to failure.

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Going inside the Windows-based virtual reality device.

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Mike Buetow

CAVEAT LECTOR

Breaking the contraction cycle.
Mike Buetow
Peter Bigelow

ROI

Millennials, your time to take charge is now.

Peter Bigelow
Susan Mucha

FOCUS ON BUSINESS

Has Trump been good for business?
Susan Mucha
Clive Ashmore

SCREEN PRINTING

Automated paste management.

Clive Ashmore
John Borneman 

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A deep dive into data distribution.

John Borneman
David Bernard

TEST AND INSPECTION

Inspecting arrays.

David Bernard, Ph.D.
Akber Roy
 

TECH TIPS

The multilayer PCB fabrication process.

Akber Roy
Martin Wickham

DEFECTS DATABASE

Testing leadless parts.

Martin Wickham