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Pre-MicroTech 2020 “X-Ray and SAM Inspection” Workshop

Tuesday 15th September 2020 from 12:00 to 17:00

As a lead into MicroTech 2020, Nordson Dage will be presenting a half-day workshop on the topic of X-Ray and SAM Inspection at Cupio Ltd, Chineham Business Park, Basingstoke, RG24 8WA.

This workshop gives you the opportunity to Bring Your Own (BYO) Samples * for inspection in state of the art Nordson Dage X-Ray and Scanning Acoustic Microscopy (SAM) equipment and learn about the application of other inspection techniques applied to micro-electronics components.

* – subject to health and safety review and the proviso that sample inspection images will be observed by other attendees.

Download the event brochure here: X-Ray and SAM Inspection Workshop (15 downloads)


12.00: Registration, Networking and Buffet Lunch

13:00: Welcome and Introductions

13:15: X-Ray and SAM Inspection Overview

  • Plenary Session

14:00: Group 1: X-Ray Inspection of Components

  • Bring Your Own Samples

14:00: Group 2: SAM Inspection Techniques

  • Scanning Acoustic Microscopy

15:00: Refreshments and Networking

15:20: Group 1: SAM Inspection Techniques

15:20: Group 2: X-Ray Inspection of Components

16:20: Question and Answer Session

16:50: Summary

17:00: Close


  • IMAPS-UK Members: £90
  • Non Member: £130
  • Student: £70

Prices shown are exclusive of VAT.

Registration will be via the MicroTech 2020 event webpage once the event date has been confirmed Click Here. On the registration form go to Pre-Conference Workshop Section to select your ticket:

  • IMAPS-UK Members: MT20-06
  • Non Member: MT20-07
  • Student: MT20-08

This Workshop is open to MicroTech Attendees, but will require a separate booking. Spaces are limited, book early to avoid disappointment.

For further details, please contact the IMAPS-UK Office