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|Wire Bond Surfaces for Large Diameter Aluminum Wire and PowerRibbon® Bonding|
|Keywords: Wire Bonding, Aluminum, PowerRibbon|
|This paper will discuss the various surfaces that are wire bondable for both large diameter aluminum wedge and PowerRibbon® bonding. Surfaces that will be reviewed include: thick film; ceramic and inorganic substrates; Direct Bond Copper as well as other copper surfaces; platings (various types of nickel; silver), power devices and leadframes for housings. It will cover various applications and will discuss problems to avoid.|
|Mike McKeown, Eastern Regional Sales Manager