Forum Questions and Answers
Topic: PRISM Questions and Answers
Topic Posted by: SRC
Date Posted: Wed Jan 12 8:33:33 US/Eastern 2000
Topic Description: Welcome to the PRISM forum! Please feel free to post your questions and comments about the PRISM assessment software here.
Posted by: Fred Levesque
Date posted: Fri Apr 28 13:28:19 US/Eastern 2000
Subject: Solder-joint factor
In performing RACRate calculations, I have noticed that for most parts the "Solder Joint" factor is the largest contributor to the failure rate. In IC memories this factor is two orders of magnitude larger than everything else combined! What is the justification for this effect?