Eric Kennedy, Kaleidoscope Innovation; and Maciej Jakucki, Element Materials Technology
You’ve passed through your design freeze, parts are rolling in and everyone is excited as verification testing starts.
The first few tests are underway and — uh-oh — your device’s performance is not meeting your requirements. Scrambling to root-cause analysis and rationalizing the poor results leads to no avail. The numbers don’t lie.
You tell the leadership a redesign is needed, timeline is extended, bu…