Environmental Test Chamber Resources and Articles

Industry Organization & Test Specifications Web sites

Listed below are links to various web sites that offer technical specifications and other technical documents either for a fee or free of charge.

IEST Organization
IEST is an international organization representing interests in Product Reliability, Design, Test & Reliability.

SAE - Society of Automotive Engineers. The Society of Automotive Engineers provides technical information for the automotive and aerospace industries.

EIA - Electronics Industry Alliance. The Electronic Industries Alliance is a high technology organization comprised of a federation of Associations and Sectors.
IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers.
JEDEC - Joint Electron Device Engineering Council. The JEDEC Solid State Technology Association is the semiconductor engineering standardization body of the EIA.
IPC - Association Connecting Electronics Industries
SEMI - Semiconductor Equipment and Materials Int’l

International Specifications
IEC - International Electrotechnical Commission

TIA - Telecommunications Industry Association represents the communications sector of EIA.
Telcordia Technologies - Order telecommunications and/or fiber optic related test specifications such as GR-63 NEBS specifications.

Military Standards
Military standards are available for free download at the Defense Supply Center Columbus.

Engineering Documents
A variety of industry related specifications and standards are available for purchase at Global Engineering Documents web site:

Environmental Test Consultants & Training
Equipment Reliability Institute
Technology Training, Inc
Hobbs Engineering

Trade Publications
Evaluation Engineering
Test & Measurement World


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