CALCE Spring 2018 Technical Review

Room 1202 Martin Hall
University of Maryland
College Park, MD 20742

On March 21 and 22, 2018, the Center for Advanced Life Cycle Engineering will present findings from research projects being conducted for the 2018 research year. The meeting is open to all CALCE members. Please register using the URLs provided below:

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Attendance for individuals from organizations that are considering CALCE membership is available on a limited basis. Please contact Dr. Michael Osterman to learn more.

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March 21, 2018 (Wednesday)

8:00am - Opening Remarks
8:05am Opening Presentation
8:50am Consortium Research Activities

Proj. # Project Title
NC18-01 Design and Testing Guidelines for Electronics that have to Survive 6 DoF Vibration Environments: Phase I - Design Guidelines
C18-02 Effect of MDoF Vibration on BGA Assemblies
C18-01 Combined Vibration and Temperature Cycling Durability of SAC305/105 Interconnects after extended (10 years) Ambient Aging
C18-07 Impact of Natural (10 year) Room Temperature Aging on The Temperature Cycle Reliability of Pb-free Interconnects (Sn96.5Ag3.0Cu0.5 and SnCuNi)

10:00am *** Break ***
10:15am Status of Research Activities (continued)

Proj. # Project Title
C18-19 Reliability of Multilayer Polymer Aluminum Electrolytic Capacitors
C18-22 Selection of Lubricants for Electronic Connectors
C18-26 Storage Life Estimation of Components and System
C18-05 Long-Term Reliability of Lead-Free Electronics
C18-08 Tin Whisker Self Mitigation and Insulation Loss for BTN parts

12:00 pm *** Lunch Break ***
1:00 pm Status of Research Activities (continued)

Proj. # Project Title
NC18-02 Printed 3D Conformal Electronics: Thermal Cycling Durability Assessment of Conductors Printed with Aerosol Jet Printing
C18-15 Reliability of Fabrics Bonded with PSAs and HAFs for Electronic Packaging
C18-11 Development of Hybrid Metamodeling Method for Nonlinear DoE analysis
C18-27 Temperature Cycling Fatigue Life Modeling of Lead-free Solders
3:00 pm *** Break ***
3:15 pm Status of Research Activities (continued)

Proj. # Project Title
NC18-03 Imbalance of Cells in A Lithium ion Battery Pack
NC18-04 Interaction of Lithium Dendrite Growth with Separator
NC18-05 Accelerated Testing and Modeling of Lithium ion Batteries
NC18-06 Thermal Behavior of Overheated Lithium ion Batteries

5:00pm Adjorn
6:30pm Posters and Dinner UMD Golf Course Club House
March 22, 2017 (Thrusday)
2019 Research Proposals
  • Post Greenbook
  • On-line Level of Interest Feedback Form for 2019 Proposals
11:00 pm Industrial Advisory Board Meeting (IAB) (Members only)
Last Meeting Minutes

12:00pm Adjorn