Advances in 3-D Electronics
The earliest electrical circuits appeared to be 3-D; discrete wires interconnecting circuit elements in 3 dimensions.
Solder Bumping Single Die
Although computers and simulation software have accelerated product development, most electronic products eventually reach the traditional developmental stages of prototypes and samples.
Wafer-level Processes are Going Backwards-compatible
Whichever way you read the data or interpret the signs, modern product lifecycles are diminishing quickly enough to stretch the limits of feasibility.
In the News
In the month of December, as one year nears its close, I begin to think about where the world of advanced packaging has been and will go.