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FLEX2018 Shows how 3D Printed Electronics Will Impact Our Lives

FLEX2018 Shows how 3D Printed Electronics Will Impact Our Lives

If you drive a late model car, you may be impressed by the many sensors that capture engine conditions, tire pressure, etc. and report to you. Many cars even call the factory if they need preventive maintenance. Wouldn’t it be great if we could one day show the same preventive tender loving care (TLC) to our own bodies, as our cars enjoy today – instead of experiencing emergency room visits ... »

IMEC’s Latest Contribution to 3DSiP

Last week, at the Smart Systems Integration conference in Brussels IMEC announced it’s latest 3D SiP technology – the ultra-thin chip package (UTCP). The announcement came while I was at the IMAPS Device Packaging Symposium, which was also being attended by Eric Beyne, scientific director of IMEC’s Advanced Packaging and Interconnect Center, so I asked him for some more details. »