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Issue No.05 - September/October (2009 vol.26)
pp: 74-82
John M. Carulli Jr. , Texas Instruments
Jayashree Saxena , Texas Instruments
Amit Nahar , Texas Instruments
Kenneth M. Butler , Texas Instruments
<p>Editor's note:</p><p>Today's SoC designs contain many types of circuitry, each with various test types. This article revisits the classic test escape models and highlights their limitations in a test environment with different types of circuits and different test types with overlapping coverage. A new methodology for test escape rate prediction is presented.</p><p align="right"><it>&#x2014;Nur A. Touba, University of Texas</it></p>
Defect level, defective parts per million (DPPM), design and test, test escapes, yield, fault coverage
John M. Carulli Jr., Jayashree Saxena, Amit Nahar, Kenneth M. Butler, "Multidimensional Test Escape Rate Modeling", IEEE Design & Test of Computers, vol.26, no. 5, pp. 74-82, September/October 2009, doi:10.1109/MDT.2009.118
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