Sn Whisker Research Trend in Japan

Sn 휘스커 연구동향

  • Received : 2012.12.12
  • Accepted : 2012.12.17
  • Published : 2012.12.30


Sn whiskers are a serious cause of failure in electronic devices as they create short circuits. Sn whisker growth and mitigation have been investigated by many Japanese consortia including JEITA and JAXA. This paper gives an overview about recent researches of JEITA and JAXA.


Sn whisker;growth;lead-free;plating;mitigation


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