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Reliability of Electronic Components

  • Jong Gyun Choi
  • Poong Hyun Seong
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Part of the Springer Series in Reliability Engineering book series (RELIABILITY)

Abstract

Electronics is the study of charge flow through various materials and devices, such as semiconductors, resistors, inductors, capacitors, nano-structures, and vacuum tubes [1]. The electronic component is any indivisible electronic building block packaged in a discrete form with two or more connected leads or metallic pads. The components are intended to be connected together, usually by soldering to a printed circuit board, to create an electronic circuit with a particular function. The representative electronic components are integrated circuits (microprocessors, RAM), resistors, capacitors, and diodes. These electronic components are the major hardware components making up digital systems.

Keywords

Electronic Component Field Programmable Gate Array Fault Injection Soft Error Dynamic Random Access Memory 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jong Gyun Choi
    • 1
  • Poong Hyun Seong
    • 2
  1. 1.I&C/Human Factors DivisionKorea Atomic Energy Research InstituteDaejeonKorea, Republic of
  2. 2.Department of Nuclear and Quantum EngineeringKorea Advanced Institute of Science and TechnologyDaejeonKorea, Republic of

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