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European Union Parliament moving forward on conflict minerals legislation
IPC
Given the wide variety of opinions and proposed amendments on the conflict minerals legislation, it is hard to predict what will be included in the final legislation or when it will be passed into law.
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John Deere Electronic Solutions 1st OEM to earn certification as a qualified manufacturer to IPC J-STD-001 and IPC-A-610
IPC
IPC's Validation Services Program has awarded an IPC J-STD-001 and IPC-A-610 Qualified Manufacturers Listing (QML) to John Deere Electronic Solutions, a manufacturer of custom, integrated electronics components based in Fargo, North Dakota.
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EU court advisor releases opinion on the REACH article debate
IPC
Last week, the European Union Advocate-General to the Court of Justice issued an opinion on the debate regarding the concept of an “article” under the Registration, Evaluation and Authorization of Chemicals (REACH) regulation.
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Best technical paper at IPC APEX EXPO selected
IPC
The best technical conference paper of IPC APEX EXPO 2015 has been selected. Taking top honors, the winning paper is, “High Frequency Loss Test Methods for Laminate Materials Comparison (a High Density Packaging User Group/HDPUG Project.)”
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IPC multimedia training — handling in electronics assembly
IPC
Industry-approved rework techniques for solder defects on tin-lead and lead-free assemblies.
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PRODUCT SHOWCASE
  High Temperature Resistant Coating

Ideal for electromagnetic interference and radio frequency interference shielding applications, Master Bond MB600G is an aqueous based, sodium silicate system with a graphite filler. Graphite filled materials are widely used for shielding and static dissipation applications because of their balance of shielding effectiveness and cost.
 


IPC video training delivers knowledge
IPC
With computer-based training from IPC, you have unparalleled access to a wealth of training videos. This knowledge base covers over 60 different subjects, ranging from ESD Control to hand soldering, from A-610 standards to wire assembly.
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New releases on standards, translations, market research
IPC
View recently released standards including SM-817A, FC-234A, IPC-A-610F, IPC J-STD-001F, IPC-1071A, IPC-8701, IPC-HDBK-630, and translations; market research documents; multimedia presentations; technical papers and more.
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Status of Standardization: Standards for ballot and final drafts
IPC
View IPC documents under development.
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IPC member milestones
IPC
MEC Company. Ltd. (Hyogo, Japan), recently celebrated its 30th year as an IPC member. See other companies celebrating membership anniversaries.

New Members
Invest in your company by joining IPC and experience the membership benefits of the industry’s premier global association. Learn more about IPC membership.

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  PRODUCT SHOWCASES
PARMI — Smarter SPI — Real ROI

We’re engineering more than good board – bad board finders. From analyzing SPI data in real time, to providing corrective action to operators and repairing insufficient paste deposits, you can expect a lot more from a PARMI SPI. See us at APEX Booth #935 for a demonstration!
Universal PCB Magazine Stop Clips

The ezCLIP system allows EMS providers who manually load/unload PCB magazine racks a simple way to distinguish required spacing between boards and to prevent damage on PCBs with taller components. ezCLIPs allow for easy identification & faster set-up times for production and swift loading and unloading of the boards during assembly, reflow, rework, inspection, and more!
Mentor Graphics® PCB Manufacturing Solutions

The Valor® Production Plan shop-floor planning tool provides SMT optimization parameters to improve PCB assembly operations capacity and productivity.

Download our new white paper and visit us at IPC APEX Expo booth #3733 to see a demonstration!


INDUSTRY NEWS


A simple test kit for the detection of nanoparticles
Nanowerk
The use of engineered nanoparticles in commercial products and materials continues at an increasing rate and it appears that no industry can do without them.
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US researchers grow MoS2 using 'seeds'
New Electronics
The interest in two dimensional materials continues to grow as researchers look to explore potential replacements for silicon in electronic devices.
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AN INNOVATION IN DRY STORAGE
J-STD performance, not just compliance. Quality Design and Construction, Built-In Intelligence for Simple Operation, Market-Leading Recovery Time. Coming Summer 2015. MORE
PACE Worldwide. Soldering Systems & Solutions
PACE provides an unparalleled range of Assembly, Repair and Fume Extraction systems for thru-hole and surface mount assembly. Visit us at APEX 2015. Booth 707. MORE


Semiconductor 'solder' to usher in a new wave of 3-D printed electronics
3DPrint
A research effort led by Dmitri Talapin, a chemistry professor at the University of Chicago, has demonstrated how semiconductors could be soldered — and even 3-D printed — and still deliver the proper electronic performance.
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French firm develops eco-friendly mobile networks
Electronics Weekly
A French firm believes it is possible to build mobile phone and TV broadcast networks which have less of an impact on the environment.
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US continues to be a leader in global trade
EIN007
U.S. exports have more than doubled in a decade, reaching $2.28 trillion in 2013. Trade in goods and services has become more diverse, helped by the dynamism of some of the nation’s major cities.
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The revolution will be digitized
ZDNet
Despite the recession and the slowdown in orders that went with it, Germany hasn't given up on manufacturing. Far from it: The country is aiming to be at the forefront of the fourth industrial revolution.
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Microsoft, Google beat humans at image recognition
EBN
First computers beat the best of us at chess, then poker, and finally Jeopardy. The next hurdle is image recognition — surely a computer can't do that as well as a human. Check that one off the list, too. Now Microsoft has programmed the first computer to beat the humans at image recognition.
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Report: Incentives for manufacturing of mobile, laptops
NDTV
The New Delhi government is planning to come up with an incentive package in the upcoming budget to encourage manufacturing of electronic hardware including mobile phones and laptops as part of the "Make in India" campaign.
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IPC CALENDAR

Date Event Location
Feb. 24-26 IPC APEX EXPO® San Diego, California
April 29–30 IMPACT 2015: IPC on Capitol Hill Washington, D.C.


 



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