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Mechanical evaluation in electronics

Plumbridge, William (2003). Mechanical evaluation in electronics. In: Suganama, K. ed. Lead-free soldering in electronics: Science, technology and environmental impact. New York: Marcel Dekker, pp. 183–218.

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About the book: Assessing the scientific and technological aspects of lead-free soldering, this reference considers the necessary background and requirements for proper alloy selection. It highlights the metallurgical and mechanical properties, plating and processing technologies, and evaluation methods vital to the production of lead-free solders in electronics. Responding to increasing environmental and health concerns over lead toxicity, Lead-Free Soldering in Electronics discusses soldering inspection and design, mechanical evaluation in electronics, lead-free solder paste and reflow soldering, plating lead-free soldering in electronics, and wave soldering.

Item Type: Book Chapter
ISBN: 0-8247-4102-1, 978-0-8247-4102-0
Academic Unit/Department: Mathematics, Computing and Technology > Engineering & Innovation
Item ID: 7689
Depositing User: Martin Rist
Date Deposited: 23 May 2007
Last Modified: 02 Dec 2010 19:59
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