chip carrier


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chip carrier

(1) The package that a chip is mounted in. See chip package.

(2) A chip package with connectors on all sides. See leaded chip carrier and leadless chip carrier.


An Old Chip Package
Chips like this old Motorola 6801 microcontroller used to be packaged in a housing with pins that plugged into a circuit board. Today most chips are soldered on top of the board (see QFP and BGA).
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The final chapter discusses electronics assembly and includes treatments of elementary subassemblies, chip carrier assemblies, hybrid microelectronics assemblies, printed wiring board assemblies, and system integration.
PHOTO (1--Color) (Ran in Simi and Conejo Editions only) Kadri Vural, assistant director of electronic-devices research at the Rockwell Science Center in Thousand Oaks, holds a chip carrier.
LOS ANGELES, March 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- OFC/NFOEC -- Tektronix Component Solutions announced today its new 30 GHz leadless chip carrier (LCC) packaging platform to meet the broadband performance requirements demanded by telecommunications systems and modules, military/aerospace applications, and terrestrial communications.
PHOTO : Two plastic packages, the dual-in-line (left) and the plastic-leaded chip carrier (right), are encapsulated in a thermosetting polymer by means of transfer molding (from Ref.
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ASAT's 150,000 square foot manufacturing facility in China is currently in production with its Leadless Plastic Chip Carrier, Thin Array Plastic Package and Fine Pitch Ball Grid Array advanced packages.
rex 541 for use by customers who extrude sheets and films that can be thermoformed to finished components, saying that it is "ideal for applications in several industries": medical--for use in sterilizable trays and equipment; aerospace--meets flame, smoke and toxicity requirements for use in aircraft interior applications; and semiconductor--provides high stiffness and a low coefficient of thermal expansion for use in chip carriers.