Reliability Matters

By Reliability Matters

Reliability Matters is a podcast on the subject of reliability of circuit assemblies. Reliability "best practices" and success stories are discussed. This podcast features interviews with subject matter experts in the electronic assembly industry.All electronic production segments which effect product reliability are on the table. This includes contamination, coating, cleanliness assessment, inspection, building for harsh environments and more.

  1. 1.
    Episode 79: A Conversation with Arch Systems' Dave Trail about Industry 4.0
    46:16
  2. 2.
    Episode 78: SMTAI is Back LIVE!
    50:12
  3. 3.
    Episode 77: A Conversation with James Kovacevic about Maintenance Reliability Training
    39:35
  4. 4.
    Episode 76 - Meet the Press
    1:12:59
  5. 5.
    Episode 75: Matric Group's Patrick Stimpert on Lean Manufacturing with a "Lean-In" Philosophy
    57:04
  6. 6.
    Episode 74: A Conversation about Contract Manufacturing with Worthington Assembly's Chris Denney
    1:04:26
  7. 7.
    Episode 73: A Conversation with Solder Paste Expert Tim Jensen of Indium
    57:46
  8. 8.
    Episode 72: A Conversation About Thermal Profiling with ECD's Mark Waterman
    43:25
  1. 9.
    Episode 71: A Conversation with Manufacturer's Representatives About Sales and Support Post Covid 19
    1:02:02
  2. 10.
    Episode 70: A Conversation with Nano Dimension's Co-Founder Amit Dror
    1:12:32
  3. 11.
    Episode 69: Part 2 of an Interview with Me (Mike Konrad) on the Pick-Place Podcast with Chris Denney and Melissa Hough
    1:27:43
  4. 12.
    Episode 68: An Interview with Me (Mike Konrad) on the Pick-Place Podcast with Chris Denney and Melissa Hough
    47:48
  5. 13.
    Episode 67: A Conversation with Rework/Repair Expert Norman Mier of Best Inc.
    43:04
  6. 14.
    Episode 66: A Conservation with Dr. Ron Lasky and His Students Annaka Balch, Nadia Clement, and Raaga Kannan
    45:52
  7. 15.
    Episode 65: Part 2 of our Conversation with Tim O'Neill and Fred Dimock on Oven Profiling
    1:09:53
  8. 16.
    Episode 64: A Conservation with Tim O'Neill and Fred Dimock about Voiding, Vacuum Reflow, and Oven Profiling
    51:27
  9. 17.
    Episode 63: A Conversation with and a Presentation by Reliability Expert Dock Brown
    1:10:23
  10. 18.
    Episode 62: A Conversation with Cogiscan's Co-Founder François Monette
    1:06:42
  11. 19.
    Special Edition: A Conversation with IPC's Chief Technologist Matt Kelly about IPC APEX Expo 2021
    36:52
  12. 20.
    Episode 61: A Conversation with Flex Circuit and Additive Electronics Expert Tara Dunn
    58:35
  13. 21.
    Episode 60: A Conversation with Rockwell Collins' Dave Hillman about Solder Voiding
    1:03:47
  14. 22.
    Episode 59: A Conversation with CMOS Inventor Dr. Eric Fossum
    58:31
  15. 23.
    Episode 58: 2020 Round-Up
    8:02
  16. 24.
    Episode 57: A Conversation with CAF Expert Graham Naisbitt
    1:00:27
  17. 25.
    Episode 56: A Conversation about Solder Voiding with Solder Materials, Stencil, and Cleaning Experts
    50:09
  18. 26.
    Episode 55- A Conversation with SMTA President Dr. Martin Anselm
    49:20
  19. 27.
    Episode 54: A Conversation with Michael Ford about Digital Twin
    58:58
  20. 28.
    Episode 53: Meet the Press - A Conversation with Industry Journalists about the State of the EMS Industry
    1:07:08
  21. 29.
    Episode 52: A Conversation with Conformal Coating Expert Dr. Sean Clancy of HZO
    55:37
  22. 30.
    Episode 51: A Conversation with X-Ray Expert and Entrepreneur Dr. Bill Cardoso
    1:00:49
  23. 31.
    Episode 50 - A Conversation with IPC's Matt Kelly on IPC Technology Focus & Investment
    51:40
  24. 32.
    Episode 49 - A Conversation with SMTA's Tanya Martin and Greg Vance about SMTAI 2020
    33:28
  25. 33.
    Episode 48: A Conversation with a China Supply Chain Expert about Importing from and Exporting to China
    53:47
  26. 34.
    Episode 47: A Conversation with Environmental Sustainability Expert Matthew Chalkley
    1:00:01
  27. 35.
    Episode 46: "The Experts" - A Special Episode Featuring a Conversation with Four Industry Experts
    1:10:59
  28. 36.
    Episode 45: A Conversation with Dr. Chris Jackson About Reliability
    52:21
  29. 37.
    Episode 44: A Conversation with Dr. Jennie Hwang About Reliability
    47:31
  30. 38.
    Episode 43: A Conversation with Cal State University's Dr. Mike Stull about Entrepreneurship and Today's Challenging Times
    1:00:41
  31. 39.
    Episode 42: A Conversation with X-Ray Expert Keith Bryant
    55:51
  32. 40.
    Episode 41: A Conversation with Better Board Buying's Greg Papandrew About Ways to Buy Boards Better
    42:25
  33. 41.
    Episode 40: A Return Conversation with SMT Guru Bob Willis
    51:30
  34. 42.
    Episode 39: A Conversation with Advanced Assembly's Mark Hughes and Greg Ziraldo About Producing Reliable Assemblies Within a CM Environment
    1:07:05
  35. 43.
    Episode 38: A Special COVID-19 Episode - Conversation with Circuits Assembly Magazine's Editor in Chief Mike Buetow
    1:00:42
  36. 44.
    Episode 37: A Conversation with IPC's President and CEO Dr. John Mitchell
    57:53
  37. 45.
    Episode 36: A Conversation with "Board Talk" hosts Phil Zarrow and Jim Hall
    27:33
  38. 46.
    Episode 35: A Conversation with Dr. Darren Williams of Sam Houston State University
    41:50
  39. 47.
    Episode 34: A Conversation with "The Cleaning Lady and the Rocket Scientist" Barbara and Ed Kanegsberg
    58:37
  40. 48.
    Episode 33: Altium's Judy Warner Interviews Reliability Matter's Host Mike Konrad on the Subject of Cleaning for Reliability
    48:16
  41. 49.
    Episode 32: A Conversation with Greg Smith and Tony Lentz About Stencil Design and Void Reduction
    55:51
  42. 50.
    Episode 31: A Conversation with Scoop's Phil Stoten
    30:03

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