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Designing analog ASICs should be performed with the same objectives of operational and structural reliability as for PCBA design, as we explain in this blog.
The phase shift formula enables calculations that are vital to AC circuit analysis. Let’s look at the importance of these phase shift calculations.
This article looks at information and design considerations for dealing with DC vs AC current design.
CMOS VLSI design is a fundamental part of modern semiconductor ICs. During design, here are some of the important simulations you’ll need to perform.
If you’re using a diode in an AC circuit, you need a small signal model for a diode to describe current and voltage.
Changes in current flow and voltage are calculated and analyzed with the help of inductance equations.
From component measurements to system measurements, parasitics will disrupt signal behavior. Here’s how to model and extract parasitics with a SPICE package.
How to reduce power supply noise should be something every circuit designer thinks about. Noise can affect circuit performance, accuracy, and even consistency.
Using an LC filter for power supply is a great way to reduce unwanted circuit noise and ensure your design is functioning optimally.
Try a Wien bridge oscillator circuit if you need to generate a clean sine wave with low distortion.
Knowing how to set the RLC circuit in parallel resonance, as we explain in this blog, is the key to good bandpass filter design.
The smoke analysis tools in PSpice makes it easy to find stressed components, so you can design a more reliable circuit. This step-by-step tutorial shows how to use these tools.
Learning how to test a circuit board is not as difficult as one would think. Here is a list of instructions and tools to ensure your design is functional.
Good PCBA design requires that you effectively use impedances in parallel to improve signal integrity and maximize power transfer. Let’s look at how.
Cascaded amplifier gain is vital to functionality in circuit design applications with higher output power requirements.
Knowing how to find a short circuit in your design can save you a lot of time and money. Let’s look at how to do this and what to look for.
Coupling capacitance is one parasitic element that causes signal bleed between different circuits. Here’s how to model and extract coupling capacitance.
The use of comparator hysteresis ranges from applications in heartbeat sensor circuits, smoke alarm circuits, and even humidity monitoring systems for soil.
Convolution in the frequency domain can be complex (literally), but a set of simulation data can be used to calculate this easily.