Lasers in failure analysis

Anderson, Greg
March 2009
Industrial Laser Solutions;Mar2009, Vol. 24 Issue 3, p11
The article offers information on a patented laser method embodied in the Failure Analysis (FA) Lit laser of Control Systemation Inc. It is noted that the core of FA is to give a method or process that allows an integrated circuit to be viewed physically and probed electrically to determine defects. Greater enhancements will be attained as capabilities of laser are more used in the failure analysis laboratory.


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