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

Wednesday 18th March 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 (18 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 is via the MicroTech 2020 event webpage 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