Test, Measurement & Analytics

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IC Test And Quality Requirements Drive New Collaboration

Tight integration of test equipment, monitors, and analytics are beyond the scope of one company, accelerating data sharing and the breakdown of si...

Progress In Wafer And Package Level Defect Inspection

Advances in imaging systems aim to improve throughput without sacrificing measurement accuracy.

New Strategies For Interpreting Data Variability

Engineers are using multiple visual and statistical methods to separate anomalies from critical data.

DTCO/STCO Create Path For Faster Yield Ramps

A holistic approach can improve reliability and reduce defects, but it has to start early in the design cycle.

AI/ML Challenges In Test and Metrology

New tools are changing the game, but it will take time and collaboration for them to achieve their full potential.

Strategies For Detecting Sources Of Silent Data Corruption

Manufacturing screening needs improvement, but that won't solve all problems. SDCs will require tools and methodologies that are much broader and d...

Adaptive Test Ramps For Data Intelligence Era

Timely changes to test programs will speed throughput, but one big hurdle remains.

Hidden Costs And Tradeoffs In IC Quality

Why balancing the costs of semiconductor test and reliability is increasingly difficult.

Inspection, Metrology Issues In Advanced Packages

How to ensure that chips and chiplets will work as expected inside a package.

Glass Substrates Gain Foothold In Advanced Packages

Problems need to be solved before this technology goes mainstream, but the benefits are significant.

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Round Tables

Inspection, Metrology Issues In Advanced Packages

How to ensure that chips and chiplets will work as expected inside a package.

Applying ML In Failure Analysis

When and where machine learning is best used, and how to choose the right model.

Isolating Critical Data In Failure Analysis

Why a shortage of data often impedes root-cause analysis.

Streamlining Failure Analysis Of Chips

Identifying nm-sized defects in a substrate, mixing FA with metrology, and the role of ML in production.

Data, System Reliability, and Privacy

Sharing data from design to the field can improve reliability, but it raises other questions for which there are no clear answers today.

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Cost And Quality Of Chiplets

Why adaptive test is becoming necessary in heterogeneous designs.

Yield Tracking In RDL

How to identify defects in panel-level packages, and why that's needed for generative AI in data centers.

Reducing Power In Data Centers

New approaches to improving utilization while reducing guard-banding.

Using Deep Data For Improved Reliability Testing

Using internal data to determine failure rates and how close an individual device is to failure.

Total Overlay With Multiple RDLs

Unexpected problems that can develop throughout the whole RDL stack.

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