TITLE

Lights, Camera, Full Color Inspection!

AUTHOR(S)
Fishburn, Jim
PUB. DATE
August 2002
SOURCE
Circuits Assembly;Aug2002, Vol. 13 Issue 8, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the optimization and implementation of lighting, camera and image processing technologies on the automated optical inspection systems. Duplication of the capabilities of the human eye and mind; Performance of printed circuit boards inspections; Usage of charge coupled devices.
ACCESSION #
7211483

 

Related Articles

  • Choosing an Automated Inspection Strategy. Molamphy, Tom // Circuits Assembly;Aug2001, Vol. 12 Issue 8, p33 

    Focuses on the use of automated inspection strategy of the printed circuit board (PCB) assembly process. Adoption of automated optical inspection (AOI) and automated x-ray inspection (AXI) for the automated inspection of PCB assemblies; Factors on the development of effective automated...

  • Automated PCB inspection systems help contract manufacturers meet customer requirements. Amtower, Richard; Miller, Don // ECN: Electronic Component News;May98, Vol. 42 Issue 5, p73 

    Reports on automated printed circuit board (PCB) inspection systems which are rapidly becoming an important tool for contract manufacturers as they work to satisfy customers' demands for faster turnaround, lower costs and high quality. Automated optical inspection systems (AOI); Suitability of...

  • Where does AOI fit in PCB manufacturing? Niermeyer, Thorsten // Test & Measurement World;10/15/2001, Vol. 21 Issue 13, p11 

    Focuses on the role of automated optical inspection (AOI) systems in the manufacturing of Printed Circuit Board. Usefulness of AOI in the production line at four specific steps; Comparison between inspection and measurement system; Control of production processes for higher profits by using...

  • 2-D and 3-D inspections catch solder-paste problems. Owen, Mark // Test & Measurement World;Feb2000, Vol. 20 Issue 2, p13 

    Offers tips on the use of automated optical inspection to identify and correct solder-paste problems on printed circuit boards. Types of solder-paste inspection systems; Relationship between solder-joint volume and joint-fatigue failure; Factors affecting the accuracy of laser-based inspection...

  • AOI. Miller, Don S. // Electronic News;08/14/2000, Vol. 46 Issue 33, p26 

    Presents information on the automated optical inspection (AOI) system being used by printed circuit board (PCB) manufacturers. Description of a typical PCB assembly; Advantages of the use of AOI system; Information on real-time monitoring.

  • TIME TO REVISIT MACHINE VISION? Lewis, John // Test & Measurement World;Feb2003, Vol. 23 Issue 2, p37 

    Focuses on the applications of knowledge-based systems to automated optical inspections (AOI) of printed-circuit-board production lines. Introduction to multiple camera configurations, high-resolution charge-coupled devices and advance illumination schemes; Functions of AOI systems in providing...

  • Implementing AOI Successfully. Bishop, Jeff // Circuits Assembly;Mar2008, Vol. 19 Issue 3, p64 

    The article discusses several factors that must be considered when implementing automated optical inspection (AOI). They include the need to have internal meetings with all levels of users to determine the facility needs. It is noted that operators and technicians should be involved in the...

  • Advanced Packages Change PCB Landscape. Khan, Zulki // SMT: Surface Mount Technology;Jun2011, Vol. 26 Issue 6, p20 

    Ever-shrinking advanced packaging technology falls on the shoulders of automated optical inspection (AOI) machine manufacturers and spurs them to develop new solutions to meet inspection challenges.

  • Navigating AOI for Low-Volume, High-Mix Users. Johnson, Stacy Kalisz // Circuits Assembly;Jun2009, Vol. 20 Issue 6, p37 

    The article describes the automated optical inspection (AOI) procedures being used by several printed circuit board assemblers. An AOI in a pre-reflow function is being applied by a telecommunications firm that is building products in a low-volume, high-mix environment. An original equipment...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics