Electronic Packaging

M. Pecht and P. McCluskey


Electronic packaging is the art and science of connecting circuitry to reliably perform some desired function, in some application environment.  Besides electrical interconnection, the package provides a suitable housing to enable ease of handling in assembly operations (i.e., component mounting of printed circuit boards, and assembly into products).  This report defines the technology of electronic packaging, with emphasis on chip packaging, and printed circuit board assemblies.

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