CALCE Reliability Science Symposium Spring 2023


On Tuesday, March 21 and Wednesday March 22, 2023, the Center for Advanced Life Cycle Engineering conducted its bi-annual Reliability Science symposium and research planning meetings. This meeting was a hybrid meeting at the University of Maryland and virtually via Zoom. The meeting will include an overview of CALCE research activities with several detailed research project presentations. The meeting materials are open to all CALCE members with CALCE Web Accounts.

If you are interested in CALCE membership, please contact Dr. Osterman.

March 21, 2023 (Tuesday)

8:45 am - Introductions

9:00 am - Opening Presentations I

Industrial AI- Augmented Data-Centric Metrology and Prognostics of Highly-Connected and Complex Industrial Systems
Keynote Speaker: Dr. Jay Lee

9:30 am - Session I

Selection Criteria for Use of Multilayer Ceramic Capacitors (MLCCs) with Ripple Current Loading Conditions (Members' Only)
Long Term Storage of Conductive Polymer Hybrid Aluminum Electrolytic Capacitors(Members' Only)
Evaluation and Selection of Lubricants for Mechanical Interfaces (Members' Only)

11:00 am - Session II

Durability of Paint used for Electronic Products (Members' Only)
Fatigue under Multiaxial Cyclic Creep and Plasticity in Oligocrystalline SAC Solder Joints(Members' Only)
Reliability of Lead-free High-Performance Solder Interconnects (Members' Only)
Reliability of Low Temperature (i.e. BiSn) Solder Interconnects (Members' Only)

1:30 pm - Session III

Board Level Reliability Assessment of Bi-based Hybrid Low Melting Solder as a Function of Bi Diffusion (Members' Only)
Advances in Diamond Devices and Packaging (Members' Only)
Component Selection for Use Beyond Specifications (Members' Only)
Reliability Assessment for Selected Die-level Failure Mechanisms (Members' Only)
Agent-Based Modeling of Blockchain Implementation to Address the Counterfeit Electronics Problem(Members' Only)

3:15 pm - Session IV

Experimental Research in Swelling of Pouch Type Lithium-ion Cells(Members' Only)
Thermal Runaway of Lithium-Ion Batteries (Members' Only)
Observing How Dendrites Penetrate Separators in Li-Batteries (Members' Only)
Analyzing Manufacturer Datasheets for Lithium-Ion Cell Performance and Storage at Low Temperatures (Members' Only)

March 22, 2023 (Wednesday)

9:00 am - FY24 Research Proposals

Project Development Process