IPFA History

IPFA Roots

1985 - IEEE Failure Analysis Special Interest Group formed in 1985 in Singapore

Inaugural IPFA 1987 organized by IEEE Singapore Section, in…

Going Annual

IPFA conference continued as a biennial event until IPFA 2001

Held annually beginning with IPFA 2002 due to strong interest

Best Paper Exchange

The vision of IPFA is to be the premiere Asian-centered Conference focusing on Reliability and Failure Analysis corresponding to International Conferences IRPS & ISTFA in the USA, and ESREF in Europe.

Following the vision, collaborations with ISTFA & ESREF established

1999 – Best Paper (FA) Exchange with ISTFA initiated, 2001 – Best Paper (Reliability) Exchange with ESREF initiated

Major Milestones

Initiation of IPFA Best Paper Award

IPFA Locations