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Definition of "electromigration" [electromigration]

  • The transport of small particles under the influence of an electric charge (noun)
  • The separation of ions of isotopes by this method (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "electromigration" in a sentence
  • "It can conduct currents one thousand times greater than can copper, without electromigration [a form of structural decomposition within a material due to large current flows] 5."
  • "Increasing current flow through the metal layers of the discharging path can also cause electromigration (EM) induced damages to interconnects."
  • "CustomSim verifies complex power management designs at the transistor level by identifying IR drop, electromigration and standby leakage issues that can impact the reliability and performance of integrated circuits."