acoustic microscope


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acoustic microscope

[ə′küs·tik ′mīk·rə‚skōp]
(optics)
An instrument which employs acoustic radiation at microwave frequencies to allow visualization of the microscopic detail exhibited in elastic properties of an object.
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On the other hand, large subsurface defects could be observed by acoustic microscope at these samples.
Those samples were measured with the scanning acoustic microscope Sonix HS-1000 using a 50 MHz focused lens with an aperture of 12[degrees] (Fig.
This capability has been enhanced significantly with the purchase of the Insight 200 motorized 3-axis scanning acoustic microscope inspection system for determining the authenticity of semiconductor plastic and flip chip packages.
After conditioning, the parts were subjected to three lead-free reflows with a peak temperature of 260[degrees]C (Figure 4) and imaged again using the acoustic microscope.
Other Application Areas of Microscopes II-30 Scanning Acoustic Microscopes in Tooling II-30 Critical Dimension Atomic Force Microscopes in Meteorological Applications II-30 Photon Tunneling Microscopes for Study of Silicon Wafers II-30 Magnetic Resonance Force Microscopes Help Locate Electrostatic Repulsion of Electrons II-31 SPMs in Surface Fabrication II-31 AFMs in Study of Hot-Electron Lifetimes II-31 AFM Employed in Analyzing Structure of Gold Plating on Electronic Components II-31 Microscopes Reveal Flat Surface Morphology of SiO2 Films II-31 Scanning Near-Field Microscopy Used in Characterization of Optical Fibers II-31 Microscope to Study Calcium Sparking II-32
Sonoscan Introduces Acoustic Microscope Imaging Service 37
Customers of Palomar's Process Development and Prototyping Services can now use the Sonix UHR-2001 scanning acoustic microscope to measure the voiding in eutectic and epoxy die attach and improve their manufacturing processes.

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