cross section

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a section created by a plane cutting a solid perpendicular to its longest axis

a sample meant to be representative of a whole population

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(physics) the probability that a particular interaction (as capture or ionization) will take place between particles

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Cross-sectioning is a destructive process in which the assembly will not be salvageable or usable after the work is completed; if the sample is improperly ground, the desired information may be lost.
Cross-sectioning will benefit any electronics product by determining if the assembly meets IPC criteria by complementing the documented qualification and functional test process and acceptance plans.
This module is intended to familiarize the trainee with various fiber cross-sectioning techniques and the type of information obtained from these techniques.
compare and contrast the types and quality of information obtained from optical cross-sectioning versus physical cross-sectioning; and
The addition of indentations (trapezoidal cross-sectioning) to the mold pinch-off insert resulting in improved cooling efficiency.