Thermal Management Engineering Designs: Semiconductor Chuck Heaters

By | 2017-05-10T16:39:41+00:00 June 14th, 2013|Mechanical Engineering, Semiconductor, Thermal Management|

Discussing the engineering constraints, thermal management, and design ideas for chuck heaters used within the semiconductor process.

Alternative Energy Engineering: Energy from the Earth’s Natural Heat

By | 2017-05-10T16:54:32+00:00 June 7th, 2013|Materials Science, Mechanical Engineering, Thermal Management|

A discussion of utilizing CFD and FEA to perform stress analysis and thermal analysis on turbines that acquire geothermal energy.

Electronics Cooling and Thermal Management: PCB Part 2

By | 2017-05-18T15:52:41+00:00 May 7th, 2012|Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Thermal Management|

Electronics cooling and thermal management for PCB and IC, using heat sinks and finite element analysis by mechanical engineers.

LED Lighting: Part 2, First Level Connection Challenges in LEDs

By | 2017-05-19T14:39:59+00:00 February 27th, 2012|Materials Science, Mechanical Engineering, Semiconductor, Thermal Management|

In first level connections, mechanical engineers’ main responsibility is connecting a chip to an intermediate package, also known as a substrate.

Finite Element Analysis: Weight Optimization for Optical Systems

By | 2017-05-19T14:52:17+00:00 February 16th, 2012|Finite Element Analysis, Mechanical Engineering, Thermal Management|

Optomechanical engineers use flexures to design optical systems to absorb thermal, stress, shock loads and weight issues.

LED Lighting: “Daylight, Now in a Headlight”

By | 2017-05-19T14:57:10+00:00 February 13th, 2012|Electrical Engineering, Materials Science, Mechanical Engineering, Thermal Management|

LED lighting used in Audi’s Superbowl commercial showcased their headlights. Mechanical engineers address LED engineering issues, thermal management.