Bonding strength evaluation for hermetic seal of MEMS package

Daisuke Katagiri, Yoshinori Yokoyama, Hiroo Sakamoto, Shigeru Hamada

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In order to secure the certain operation of MEMS devices, it is very important to design a hermetically sealed package which protects the device from wet environments, taking into account the reliability of cap bonding of MEMS packages. Anodic bonding is a popular cap bonding method. In this process, glass and single crystal silicon are bonded at high temperature under high voltage conditions. In this study, the new production method of device size specimen with an interface crack by wafer process is proposed. And an attempt is made to establish a method of testing the cap bonding strength of packages and to make clear the interface strength of anodic bonding between the glass and single crystal silicon.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)926-931
Number of pages6
JournalZairyo/Journal of the Society of Materials Science, Japan
Issue number10
Publication statusPublished - Oct 2007

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • General Materials Science
  • Condensed Matter Physics
  • Mechanics of Materials
  • Mechanical Engineering


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