Heat dissipation, accomplished by thermal management techniques, is necessary to keep device temperatures within safe operating limits. Effective thermal management prevents damage to temperature-sensitive internal components, as well as premature shutdown and even system failure. It also can improve performance by enabling assemblies to run at higher speeds.
By Chris Dobrowolski
Electronics as a Solution for Sustainability
Instead of eliminating potential pollutants from electronics, perhaps it’s time the electronics industry saw itself as a solution for climate change.
By Markus Stutz and Robert C. Pfahl, Jr.
Optimizing Outsourced Medical Equipment Repair Depot Support
Medical repair depot has a level of complexity far greater than that of consumer products. For OEMs, the repair depot can be a source of hidden cost or a source of added revenue. The defining factor is the efficiency of the reverse logistics strategy.
By Scott Mauldin
Focus on Business
New school of marketing thought.
The bust of lust.
DoE rules of engagement.
American Competitiveness Institute
Nozzle performance factors.
Ursula Marquez de Tino
The Defects Database
Conformal coating cracking.
Dr. Davide Di Maio
Wave Soldering Troubleshooting
C3, under the microscope.
Plant layout and other lessons of Lean.
Dr. Renzhe Zhao
Siemens' Multistar placement head.
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