Modeling Issues in High-Speed Simulation
High frequency digital signals require complex models to accurately simulate the signal's path.
by Steve Kaufer
The Need for PCB Driven I/O Planning
Collaborative tools bring chip, package and PCB designer together to improve the system design process.
by Joel McGrath
Modeling Frequency-Dependent Conductor Losses in Serial Data Channel Interconnects - Part 1
Roughness on the large conductor surfaces of a PCB can increase the interconnect loss as much as 50%.
by Yuriy Shlepnev
Laser Micromachining of Nanocomposite-Based Flexible Embedded Capacitors
Nanomaterials provide the basis for flexible embedded components that meet the demands of new low-cost, large-area, flexible and lightweight devices.
by Rabindra N. Das, Frank D. Egitto, John M. Lauffer and Voya R. Markovich
The Organic Interconnect Roadmap
The printed circuit board will continue to be the "work-horse" of interconnection technology.
by Jack Fisher
From the Field
Surpassing Customer Expectations
Creating a company ethic that accepts nothing less than excellence in customer service can be a compelling core value to create a unique and successful niche.
by Kathy Nargi-Toth
POINT OF VIEW
When hiring, the right attitude and some basic skills are a sound foundation to build on.
EMC for the Real World
EMI/EMC concerns for high-speed differential signals.
Dr. Bruce Archambeault
The Flex Market
March PCB production in Asia: a return to growth?
The Signal Doctor
The properties of inductance are confusing but don't require a lot of intergrals to calculate.
Dr. Eric Bogatin
Off the Shelf