Re: [SI-LIST] : bga

Gregory P. Fitzgerald (
Wed, 06 May 1998 14:37:33 -0400

I took a course recently with John Lau that covered this. The text he used
(and authors) was excellent. He has spent years researching, using and
designing BGA's and is fairly well-known. You can check out its table of
contents at


At 07:38 AM 5/6/98 PDT, Tom Giovannini wrote:
>Does anyone know of text books and/or papers that provide practical
>design techniques and criteria for using BGAs? I am interested not
>only in SI related design, but in PCB footprint design, cooling,
>assembly, etc.
>Thank you,
>Tom Giovannini
>Applied Signal Technology
Greg Fitzgerald
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