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Courses - Fall 2023
Engineering, Mechanical Department Site
Mechanical Fundamentals of Electronic Systems
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, Aud
An understanding of the fundamental mechanical principles used in design of electronic devices and their integration into electronic systems will be provided. Focus will be placed on the effect of materials compatibility, thermal stress, mechanical stress, and environmental exposure on product performance, durability and cost. Both electronic devices and package assemblies will be considered. Analysis of package assemblies to understand thermal and mechanical stress effects will be emphasized through student projects.