PEM Qual

PEM (Plastic Encapsulated Microcircuit) Qualification

Micross offers the most complete turnkey solution for PEMs and COTS devices based on NASA instructions (PEM-INST 001) as well as any customer-provided screening requirements. We bring 40+ years expertise in upscreening and qualifications; in-house assembly, component modification and electrical & reliability test methods to our PEMs solutions.

PEM Qual Advantages:

The usage of COTS PEMs offers many benefits to overcome the challenges of sourcing hi-reliability or custom component solutions. Micross can perform PEMs on almost all component technologies including:

  • FPGAs, Processors, SoC, ASICs, RF and Memory
  • Analog and Mixed Signal Devices
  • Digital and logic devices
  • Discrete Semiconductor and passives plus many others

Ancillary Services to PEM Screening and Qualification:

  • Component Modification: HSD, BGA Reballing
  • Alternative paths for failing PEMs
  • Bare Die and Wafer Procurement
  • Plastic and Hermetic Assembly
  • DPA*

*Micross has partnered with Hi-Rel Labs, the premier authority & industry leader in Destructive Physical Analysis (DPA) and Failure Analysis (FA) to provide customers with one complete PEM-Qual (Plastic Encapsulated Microcircuit) solution. 

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Typical Applications

  • Low-earth-orbit (LEO) spacecraft
  • Space launch vehicles
  • Missiles
  • Command, control, communications, computers, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (C4ISR)


PEM Quals