Weekly Meeting - Teradyne Automatic Test Equipment
What: Teradyne – Automatic Test Equipment
Where: 308 Snell Engineering Center
Date: November 19, 2014
Time: 11:45am – 1:20pm
Teradyne engineers will be presenting on complex Automatic Test Equipment used in testing defense and aerospace electronics, and the challenges in designing them.
Teradyne is a leading supplier of Automatic Test Equipment used to test semiconductors, wireless products, data storage, and complex electronic systems which serve consumer, communications, industrial and government customers. Their Defense and Aerospace division delivers high-performance digital, analog, mixed-signal, and bus test equipment that is used to test the complex electronics used in the defense and aerospace industry. Casey Hersey and Brian Martins are Hardware Design Engineers in Teradyne's Defense and Aerospace division and Northeastern alumni; both graduated from Northeastern with Electrical Engineering degrees and accepted jobs with Teradyne after successful co-ops.
Learn about the complex Automatic Test Equipment used in testing defense and aerospace electronics, the challenges in designing them, and look at a real world example of a design challenge involving a passive oscilloscope probe and how it was resolved.