Introduction to HALT/HASS

Learn how to expose potential design weaknesses and manufacturing defects of your products. HALT (Highly Accelerated Life Testing) and HASS (Highly Accelerated Stress Screening) are two methods for improving the reliability and quality of products. 


Stanley Poynor

Stanley Poynor is a Past-President of the IEST who has worked in the environmental engineering area for over 35 years, and was a contributing author to the IEST Recommended Practices for HALT and HASS and Transducer Selection. He has a B.S.A.E from University of Texas at Arlington and M.S.A.E from Georgia Tech. Started as Propulsion and Thermodynamics engineer at Rocketdyne, later moved to what became Lockheed Martin, and switched to environmental engineer. He a Fellow at Lockheed Martin, has written a number of papers presented at IEST and Shock and Vibration conferences.


Friday, December 4, 2020
12 - 1:30 p.m. Central Time

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