Schematic Capture and Circuit Simulation

PCB Schematic Design Solution for the Creation and Documentation of Electrical Circuits

  • Who Owns the PCB?

    Who Owns the PCB?

    While you may design the PCB, you're not the owner. The owner is the end user.

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  • Probabilistic Design for Reliability: It's all About the Components

    Probabilistic Design for Reliability: It's all About the Components

    Verify your component choices with probabilistic design for reliability. You can use this technique to determine chances of failure in your next PCB.

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  • PCB Size and Shape Requirements in Circuit Board Layout

    PCB Size and Shape Requirements in Circuit Board Layout

    As a PCB layout designer you will be working with a lot of different PCB size and shape requirements in your career. Here is some more information on that.

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  • CAD Tool Cross-Probing in PCB Design

    CAD Tool Cross-Probing in PCB Design

    One useful feature in advanced PCB design CAD systems that often goes unused is the CAD tool cross-probing. Here is some more information on how it can help.

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  • Using a Multiphysics Heat Finite Element Solver

    Using a Multiphysics Heat Finite Element Solver

    If thermal management is a problem in your PCB, you can map heat flow and steady state temperature in your board with a heat finite element solver.

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  • Tips on Transitioning from Schematic to Layout

    Tips on Transitioning from Schematic to Layout

    Before you can start with the place and route of your printed circuit board design, you first have to transition the data from schematic to layout.

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  • Schematic Tips for Better Electronic Design Readability

    Schematic Tips for Better Electronic Design Readability

    Creating the best schematic design is more than circuit innovation, you also need electronic design readability for those who will be using the schematic.

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  • Passive Pi Filter Design and Simulation

    Passive Pi Filter Design and Simulation

    Your next power supply design or impedance matching network might be a pi filter. Here’s how these work and how to simulate them.

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  • Applications of Cathodic Current Measurements in Corrosion Protection

    Applications of Cathodic Current Measurements in Corrosion Protection

    If you’re designing corrosion protection systems, you’ll need to gather cathodic current measurements in controlled experiments.

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  • Keys to Success with Your PCB CAD Parts Library

    Keys to Success with Your PCB CAD Parts Library

    If you want more information on what your PCB CAD parts library does and how you can better work with it, take a look here at some of these ideas.

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  • Linear Sweep Voltammetry for Batteries and Regulator Design

    Linear Sweep Voltammetry for Batteries and Regulator Design

    Linear sweep voltammetry and cyclic voltammetry measurements are critical for examining battery operating ranges and designing charging systems.

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  • Inductive Circuits and Using Kirchhoff’s Current Law

    Inductive Circuits and Using Kirchhoff’s Current Law

    Current in electronics is an eternal process of consideration and reconsideration. Inductive currents can be particularly difficult to match or determine necessities for.

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  • Working with Thin Film Resistor Components in Your Next PCB

    Working with Thin Film Resistor Components in Your Next PCB

    Using a thin-film resistor provides lower profile and more reliable operation up to high frequency.

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  • Choosing Schematic Grid Sizes to Increase Your Design Productivity

    Choosing Schematic Grid Sizes to Increase Your Design Productivity

    To create complex schematics, you need a lot of control over your design environment including choosing schematic grid sizes. Here is more about that.

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  • Defining Design Intent in PCB Design CAD Tools

    Defining Design Intent in PCB Design CAD Tools

    If you’ve got an action plan for your PCB design, then you’re on your way to defining design intent. But there may be more to design intent than you realize.

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  • Do Your Circuits Need a Schottky Diode?

    Do Your Circuits Need a Schottky Diode?

    Schottky diode components are less well-known than silicon diodes, but they provide some important advantages in rectifying circuits.

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  • Working with Standardized IEEE 315-1975 E-CAD Symbols

    Working with Standardized IEEE 315-1975 E-CAD Symbols

    PCB schematics can be complex and difficult to read, especially if non-standard symbols are used on it. Here’s how using a standard like IEEE 315-1975 can help.

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  • Circuit Design Tips for a 4x4 Matrix Keypad

    Circuit Design Tips for a 4x4 Matrix Keypad

    When creating and installing a 4x4 matrix keypad in your device, you’ll want to keep these reminders in mind.

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  • Working with STEP Enclosure Models in PCB Design

    Working with STEP Enclosure Models in PCB Design

    With STEP enclosure models giving the PCB designer access to mechanical design features inside of the layout tools, there are fewer PCB design mistakes.

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  • SiC SPICE Model and Analysis for New MOSFETs

    SiC SPICE Model and Analysis for New MOSFETs

    If you’re building power amplifiers or RF amplifiers, you need SiC SPICE model and analysis tools in your PCB design software.

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