This extra step can virtually pay for itself in time and money, from simulation through DFM. And VP just might keep you out of the test lab.
by Tim Ghazaleh
The PCD&M Design Engineer Salary Survey
As the economy recovers, engineers' salaries edge upward. But many are still unsure about the industry.
by Andy Shaughnessy
Woven Glass Reinforcement Patterns
They can have various effects - pro and con - on PCB spatial electrical properties.
by Gary Brist, Bryce Horine and Gary Long
Best Materials for 3-6 GHz Design
Fighting signal loss at higher frequencies can be an uphill battle. But the right substrate can tilt the odds back into your favor.
by Doug Leys
POINT OF VIEW
The EU's move to lead-free.
Fabricators have to buy from someone. Here's how to get your foot in the door.
The best ideas in the world are worthless if we can't communicate them to our employees, partners and customers.
The Flex Market
Japan's PCB market grew slightly in July, with double-sided and multilayer flex at the head of the pack. But the rest of the year is a toss-up.
The Internet is a great tool for job-hunters who keep up with the latest tricks of the cyberspace trade.
No Myths Allowed
Never heard of insertion loss and return loss? Meet the new universal characterization metrics.
Dr. Eric Bogatin
Off The Shelf