Application Services

Semiconductor Test Expertise at Your Service

Located around the globe, Cohu has local experience in every facet of semiconductor test.  Should your requirement be digital, mixed-signal, RF, or analog test, Cohu has built the advanced skills, methodologies and tools to provide world-class applications assistance for Semiconductor Tester products. Whether it’s an answer to a simple query or managing a complex, multiple device project, the Global Applications Team has the capability to deliver beyond your expectations.

With the industry’s top Applications Engineers, Cohu delivers the flexibility and agility your business needs. Whether you need to reduce your cost of test, accelerate your time-to-market, advance your overall testing knowledge, or all of the above – the Cohu Global Applications Team can support your efforts. You can trust Cohu to provide low risk, predictable applications results to help you achieve your business objectives.

Software
  • Program Architecture
  • C++ Language
  • Mathematics
  • Test Methods
Hardware
  • Loadboard Design/Tester Resource Assignment
  • Circuit Analysis
  • Development of External Hardware Needs
  • Circuit Design/Bring-up

Our Background

  • Extensive industry experience in several, diversified semiconductor fields
  • Broad technology expertise geared to meet all testing needs
  • Unsurpassed excellence in digital, mixed-signal, RF, and analog test
  • Leaders with proven project management skills to deliver projects on time and on budget

Key Attributes

  • Wide range of services including managing complex projects to agreed milestones
  • Complete project flexibility and scalability to meet the stringent demands of our customers
  • Strong global presence to provide seamless world-wide support
  • Experts in test hardware design, from loadboards to esoteric device needs
  • Partner with our customers to advance overall testing knowledge and accelerate time to volume

Meeting the Challenge

As data rates increase, RF frequencies go up, modulation schemes get more complex, and DSP gets more powerful, rest assured that we understand and can help you meet these challenges. We have the expertise and experience to help you develop new solutions for your most demanding devices deploying the latest in DFT (design for test) techniques, test strategy consulting, developing first-in-family test solutions, innovating with test cell design, and delivering unsurpassed factory integration.

Test Methodology Challenges

You’ve got to do more with the same resources. Your company demands it, your customers expect it, and your competition will force it. We can help improve your overall effectiveness through design to test integration, program/pattern generators, reusable test method libraries, and advanced test technology workshops. Let Cohu’s Applications Engineers help you make the lasting improvements that really make a difference and and leverage them across all of your test operations.

Applications Library

Application Technical Library is an internal and external communication tool providing a central location to gather valuable technical information on our testers and how to use them. Located inside Cohu’s Customer Xpedite Help Center, providing a wealth of knowledge to help you gain and maintain your testing edge over the competition.

Access to Cohu’s Customer Xpedite Help Center and Technical Library Services are reserved for registered customers and partners only.

Access to software support requires an active Xpedite Plus Program Agreement to be in effect.