High Cycle Fatigue Resistance and Reliability Assessment of Flexible Printed Circuitry

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Elena Martynenko, Wen Zhou, Alexander Chudnovsky

Fracture Mechanics and Materials Durability Laboratory, Civil and Materials Engineering Department, The University of Illinois at Chicago, 842 W. Taylor Street (M/C 246), Chicago, IL 60607

Ron S. Li, Larry Poglitsch

Motorola Inc., Automotive Communications and Electronics Systems Group, 4000 Commercial Ave, Northbrook, IL 60062

J. Electron. Packag 124(3), 254-259 (Jul 26, 2002) (6 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1462628 History: Received December 07, 2000; Online July 26, 2002
Copyright © 2002 by ASME
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Schematic of sample setup
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Sequence of sample installation
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The internal experimental setup within the temperature chamber
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General schematic of load-transmitting support
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S-N(D-N) diagram for material system A
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Displacement-time diagram of material system A
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The Finite Element Analysis (FEA) model
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The FEA data: tensile strain versus displacement load
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The FEA data: tensile stress versus displacement load
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S-N diagram for material system A constructed based on experimental and FEA data
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Digital image of fracture surface of material system A under ambient temperature (23°C)
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Digital image of fracture surface of material system A under elevated temperature (100°C)




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