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  • Allegro PCB Editor Overview Video3:13

    Allegro PCB Editor Overview Video

    Easily tackle complex and cutting edge designs with the help of advanced routing technologies, in-design analysis, manufacturability checks, team collaboration, and more.

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  • Comprehensive PN Diode Analysis with PSpice

    Comprehensive PN Diode Analysis with PSpice

    Why guess about PN diode operation when you can determine the characteristic explicitly using PSpice? We explain more in this blog.

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  • Working With PCB Test Points

    Working With PCB Test Points

    This article describes what PCB test points are and how they are used, as well as how PCB design software generates them in a circuit board design.

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  • Natural Frequency Formula: What Is It and Why Is It Important?

    Natural Frequency Formula: What Is It and Why Is It Important?

    A natural frequency is a frequency at which a system manages to oscillate when it lacks the presence of a damping force or any driving force.

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  •  Component Size-to-Cost Ratio

    Component Size-to-Cost Ratio

    The component size-to-cost ratio gives designers an easy metric to determine if their designs will run over budget.

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  • RF Design: The Wave of the Future

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  •  Describing Harmonic Motion in Linear and Nonlinear Circuits

    Describing Harmonic Motion in Linear and Nonlinear Circuits

    Harmonic motion is more complicated than sinusoidal oscillations. Here’s how complicated oscillations arise in linear and nonlinear circuits.

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  •  Kirchhoff’s Junction Rule: Understanding Circuit Current Optimization

    Kirchhoff’s Junction Rule: Understanding Circuit Current Optimization

    Working through circuit board current and voltage necessities will want you to keep up-to-date with

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  • PDN: Gives Your Board Life

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  • Clamp Diodes and Transient Voltage Protection in Circuit Boards

    Clamp Diodes and Transient Voltage Protection in Circuit Boards

    Clamp diodes, or diodes in clamping circuits, are installed to help guard circuits from transient voltage.

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  • Lost in Transmission: Solving Common Issues in High-Speed Design

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  •  Bandpass Filter Bode Plot and Analysis

    Bandpass Filter Bode Plot and Analysis

    Here’s what you need to know about bandpass filter Bode plot. You’ll find some simple examples in this article

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  • The Use of the Monte Carlo Method in Sensitivity Analysis and Its Advantages

    The Use of the Monte Carlo Method in Sensitivity Analysis and Its Advantages

    A Monte Carlo sensitivity analysis affords several advantages over single-point estimate or deterministic analysis.

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  • 3D PCB Design and Analysis: ECAD/MCAD and Where They Converge

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  • Difference Between AC and DC Current in Circuit Boards

    Difference Between AC and DC Current in Circuit Boards

    Different design methods can reduce noise caused by AC and DC currents.

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  • When to Use Nodal Analysis in the Frequency Domain

    When to Use Nodal Analysis in the Frequency Domain

    Working with nodal analysis in the frequency domain is easy with the right set of simulation tools.

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  • Pulse Width Modulation Characteristics and the Effects of Frequency and Duty Cycle

    Pulse Width Modulation Characteristics and the Effects of Frequency and Duty Cycle

    PWM frequency and duty cycle determine how much power is delivered to a device and can be used to control a wide variety of devices.

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  •  Impedance vs Resistance: Which is Most Important for PCB Layout?

    Impedance vs Resistance: Which is Most Important for PCB Layout?

    Impedance vs resistance? Is one more important for laying out your board? The answer is clearly explained in this blog.

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  • Use the Phase Angle Formula to Understand Power Delivery

    Use the Phase Angle Formula to Understand Power Delivery

    In this article, we discuss the phase angle formula and the key to maximizing power delivery—keep your reactive power and phase angle near zero when designing your circuits.

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  •  Conformal Coating Process

    Conformal Coating Process

    Conformal coating is a process that covers a PCB or component with a protective film barrier against mechanical and chemical damage.

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  • Mean Time Between Failure (MTBF) and Its Importance to Device and System Design

    Mean Time Between Failure (MTBF) and Its Importance to Device and System Design

    Effectively using MTBF assessments can lead to increased design accuracy, cost-effectiveness, and reliability.

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  • Working with a Shunt Voltage Regulator in Your PCB Layout

    Working with a Shunt Voltage Regulator in Your PCB Layout

    A shunt voltage regulator gives you a simple way to build a linear regulator with reasonably high efficiency.

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  •  Finding AC Steady State Values in Nodal Analysis

    Finding AC Steady State Values in Nodal Analysis

    The steady state value in nodal analysis can be easy to determine if you have the best circuit design and simulation software.

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  • Interpreting a Laplace Transform for Your Circuits and Signals

    Interpreting a Laplace Transform for Your Circuits and Signals

    The Laplace transform is an important generalization of Fourier transforms for time-domain waveforms. Here’s what Laplace transforms mean and how to use them.

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  •  PCB Layout Constraint Management for Optimal Designing

    PCB Layout Constraint Management for Optimal Designing

    This article describes layout constraint management in PCB design, it’s importance, and some of the benefits that constraint management in layout will yield.

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