Tools for Stress Analysis of Microelectronic Structures

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Boris Mirman

Weidlinger Associates Inc, Consulting Engineers, One Broadway, 11th Floor, Cambridge, MA 02142-1100

J. Electron. Packag 122(3), 280-282 (Dec 11, 1998) (3 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1286104 History: Received June 10, 1998; Revised December 11, 1998
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Grahic Jump Location
PTH finite element model (Subbarayan et al. 2)
Grahic Jump Location
PTH stress model (Engelmaier 3)
Grahic Jump Location
PTH stress model (Mirman 4)
Grahic Jump Location
Cross-sections of plated-through hole



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