Explore New Ways to Design, Engineer and Manufacture Electronics – On-demand Webinar Series

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The latest engineering strategies to design and manufacture electronics are now available in this 8-part on-demand webinar series.

This webinar series is ideal for any electronics engineer performing deformation, stress, thermal or fluid dynamics analysis or involved with the manufacturing and automation of quality inspection of electronics.

Benefits of Watching:

  • Design & Engineering – Learn how engineering simulation technology is used to virtually test electronics and ensure the first physical prototypes meet your design requirements.
  • Manufacturing & Production – Discover how to reduce manufacturing costs associated with electronics by exploring the latest technology that minimizes the number of tooling redesigns and helps you determine optimal manufacturing procedures.
  • Quality & Validation – Explore new methods to automate the quality inspection process, perform internal non-destructive testing, detect defects, obtain accurate measurements, and more.

This webinar presents how electronics companies have leveraged solutions from Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence to address multiple engineering and manufacturing challenges and shorten the product development cycle.

Presenter:

  • Hanxue Zhao, Vice President Global Electronics, Hexagon
  • Keith Perrin, Senior Director Smart Manufacturing Group, Hexagon
  • Ly Hoang, Senior Metrology Software Product Technical Specialist, Hexagon

Benefits of Attending:

  • Watch an electronics industry thought leader establish a path to improving the product development process and how to bring a digital transformation to your business
  • Explore new solutions that address the causes of electronics failure, improve manufacturing and ensure quality
  • View multiple electronics industry application examples, demonstrations and case studies

This presentation details solutions to address common challenges associated with printed circuit boards (PCB), including challenges in design, thermal, manufacturing and quality.

Presenter:

  • Karthik Sundarraj, Technical & Business Development – Electronics, Hexagon

Benefits of Attending:

  • Learn how to improve stress, deformation and thermal simulations of electronics by adopting accurate material models
  • Discover how to avoid issues during or after manufacturing of electronics
  • Review methods to ensure manufactured electronics meet quality requirements

One of the most common failures of electronics is associated with early failure due to repeated thermal loading and this webinar discusses the many solutions available to address this challenge.

Presenter:

  • Karthik Sundarraj, Technical & Business Development – Electronics, Hexagon

Benefits of Attending:

  • View how a comprehensive simulation approach is used to improve the fatigue characteristics of electronics
  • Learn how Hexagon’s unique technology is used to perform accurate electro-thermo-structural simulations
  • View multiple simulation examples, including crack propagation and delamination of wire connections, lead-free solder impact and creep resistance, vibration fatigue failure of electronics and more

The reflow soldering process is a critical element in the mass production of semiconductors and electronics. This webinar details the use of computational fluid dynamics (CFD) and machine learning technology to determine the best parameters that yield optimal solder joint performance.

Presenter:

  • Laurent Delmas, Technical Expert, Hexagon

Benefits of Attending:

  • Learn how to simulate the temperature profile of printed circuit boards (PCBs) and components during the reflow oven process
  • Explore how to adjust the process to best solder surface mount devices (SMDs) on printed circuit boards (PCBs)
  • Discover how machine learning is used to optimize in real-time the soldering process across a wide range of electronics applications
  • Leverage the latest best practices to decrease manufacturing defect rate, while maximizing productivity

Manually inspecting and validating electronics remains a large cost for manufacturers. This webinar presents the latest automated methods to perform quality inspections of electronics.

Presenter:

  • Tait Stensrud, Sales Engineer, Automated Measurement Systems, Hexagon

Benefits of Attending:

  • Learn how to automate quality inspections for surface analysis and topography, trace thickness, solder mask, warpage, bump height, thickness, flatness and more
  • View multiple real world examples such as PCB co-planarity and thickness inspection; defect detection of hole diameters, solder points and solder mask; height deviation detections of wafers
  • During the Q&A session, inquire about your specific inspection challenge and receive an answer from industry experts

Electronic enclosures are key to protect electronic equipment against various external threats: shocks, vibrations, dust, humidity, etc. This webinar explains how advanced simulation methods are used to reduce the design cycle, improve the reliability and performance of electronics enclosures, and perform simulations that take into account the material and manufacturing process.

Presenter:

  • Bernard Alsteens, Customer Success Manager, Materials & ICME, Hexagon

Benefits of Attending:

  • View how the Integrated Computational Materials Engineering (ICME) approach enables one to accurately predict the component’s drop test, creep, durability performances
  • Understand the failure evolution of electronics and how it relates to the manufacturing process and applied loading conditions
  • Discover how a comprehensive simulation approach helps reduce the physical testing and accelerate the product development of electronics enclosures

Noise and vibration can present a challenge when designing electronic components due to the tight tolerances and packaging. This webinar explains how acoustic, vibroacoustic and aeroacoustic simulation can help engineers understand where noise and vibration issues occur and provide insight for mitigating them early in the design process, which can increase the lifetime of the components and reduce the possibility of failure.

Presenter:

  • Thanos Poulos

Benefits of Attending:

  • Learn how acoustic simulation can be used to get insight on noise sources and examine how noise is propagated through the systems
  • Explore different mitigation techniques that can be readily used to reduce noise and vibration
  • Discover how a comprehensive simulation approach helps reduce the physical noise and vibration testing early in the design phase