Cost Management Strategies and Approved Components List for Electronic Parts Management

Broadcast Date: Wednesday, March 25, 2020 from 3:00 pm to 4:30 pm (ET)
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Vernon Densler
Michael Pecht


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About Center for Advanced Life Cycle Engineering (CALCE), University of Maryland

The Center for Advanced Life Cycle Engineering (CALCE), at the University of Maryland, has been serving the electronics industry as a resource and knowledge base for the development of reliable, safe, and cost effective products for more than 35 years.  Supported by over 150 of the world’s leading companies, CALCE is the reliability science leader in the areas of failure mechanism identification and modeling, accelerated test methods, prognostics and health management approaches, supply chain management techniques, as well as the application of artificial intelligence for remaining life and fault prediction of electronic devices and assemblies.  In addition to its active research, CALCE provides test and failure analysis services and continuing education opportunities to practicing engineers through monthly webinars, industry symposia, and professional development courses.