By Topic

Virtual Prototyping & Failure Mode and Effect Analysis (FMEA) in Industrial Design Processes on the Basis of Mobile Device Terminals

Sign In

Cookies must be enabled to login.After enabling cookies , please use refresh or reload or ctrl+f5 on the browser for the login options.

Formats Non-Member Member
$33 $33
Learn how you can qualify for the best price for this item!
Become an IEEE Member or Subscribe to
IEEE Xplore for exclusive pricing!
close button

puzzle piece

IEEE membership options for an individual and IEEE Xplore subscriptions for an organization offer the most affordable access to essential journal articles, conference papers, standards, eBooks, and eLearning courses.

Learn more about:

IEEE membership

IEEE Xplore subscriptions

5 Author(s)
N. Chavannes ; Foundation for Research on Information Technologies in Society (IT'IS); ETH Zurich, Switzerland ; R. Tay ; F. Nunez ; E. Ofli
more authors

During the product design and development phase of mobile telecommunications equipment (MTE) it is crucial to assess and predict potential failures of the device at an early stage and in particular prior to mass production. This study investigated whether enhanced TCAD environments, combined with automation and Genetic Algorithm based optimization, can proof its value to identify failure modes and their effects to RF performance. The validation is presented based on a quadband phone which was introduced into market recently. The study finally demonstrates that speed and feature enhanced TCAD tools exceed the use as a common simulation platform and revealed its value as a predictive engineering tool for product development environment.

Published in:

Antennas and Propagation, 2007. EuCAP 2007. The Second European Conference on

Date of Conference:

11-16 Nov. 2007