Annual Salary Survey
The 2006 Designer and Design Engineer Salary Survey
Despite a few blips, the overall salary numbers hold strong. But designers seem more cynical than ever.
by Andy Shaughnessy
Hot Design Tools
3D Thermal Modeling
Concurrent engineering tackles the thermal challenges of high-speed design.
by Herman Chu, Akhil Docca and Sherman Ikemoto
Laminate Material Selection for RoHS Assembly
Success in lead-free assembly is based on matching critical laminate properties with the design constraints.
by Erik Bergum and Ed Kelley
Lead-Free HAL Final Finishes
A review of RoHS compliant hot air leveled options.
by Howard Stevens and Dr. Nimal Liyanage
POINT OF VIEW
Time for a new tool.
Driving organizational excellence pays dividends.
Optimizing process controls for the next generation diazo phototool films.
ECIT active with OEMs on embedded passive testing.
No Myths Allowed
Hands on at the Switzerland of the networking industry.
Dr. Eric Bogatin
The Flex Market
Large PCB investments in Japan take the front seat.
Off The Shelf