In this course, Advanced Printed Circuit Board (PCB) design and layout are studied. Topics include PCB substrates material, design methodology, through hole technology (THT), surface mount technology (SMT), mechanical design aspects, EMI, electrical characteristics, power systems, multilayer and stack up. Design for testability and manufacturability. Quality assurance in THT and SMT. The course also encompasses RF, high speed digital and mixed signal PCBs throughout the semester. Permission of instructor required.
Advanced Printed Circuit Board Layout Design