View reviews for professors for this course View On Testudo


Fundamentals of Failure Mechanisms

Physical, chemical, and thermal related failures are introduced through a basic understanding of degradation mechanisms such as diffusion, electromigration, defects and defect migration. The failure mechanisms in basic material types will be taught. Failure mechanisms observed in real devices will also be presented. Problems related to manufacturing, and achieving quality and reliability will be analyzed. Mechanical failures are emphasized from the point of view of complex fatigue theory. The mathematical and statistical basis for analysis is presented as well as Failure Mode and Failure Anaylsis.

1 review
Average rating: 5.00

2 reviews
Average rating: 2.50

0 reviews
Average rating: Not yet rated

Average GPA: 3.52 between 295 students

"W"s are considered to be 0.0 quality points. "Other" grades are not factored into the average GPA calculation.