SYLLABUS FOR THE CLAYTON R. PAUL GLOBAL EMC AND SI UNIVERSITY 2015

CLASSES OFFERED


Tuesday, March 17 • 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Class I – Lee Hill, Silent Solutions, Amherst, NH, USA
"Radiated Emissions and Conducted Emissions"

- Common and Differential-Mode Current
- Understanding the Path of Conducted Emissions LISN Current
- Understanding the Path of Radiated Emissions Antenna Current

Tuesday, March 17 • 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Class II  Todd Hubing, Clemson University, Clemson, SC, USA 
"Grounding"

  - Grounding System Topologies
  - Ground Loop Interaction and Coupling
  - Equipment and System Level Grounding

"Electrostatic Discharge"

- ESD models: human body, charged device
- Examples of failures due to ESD events
- Fault tolerant PCB design

Wednesday, March 18 • 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Class III – Jun Fan, Missouri University of Science and Technology, Rolla, MO, USA
“Introduction to Signal Integrity”

- Signal Spectra  
- PCB/Package geometry and fabrication
- Signal Propagation on Transmission Lines
- Multi-conductor transmission lines and Crosstalk
- Non-ideal discontinuities
- Channel analysis and jitter

Wednesday, March 18 • 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Class IV – Ege Engin, San Diego University, San Diego, CA, USA
“Introduction to Power Integrity”

- Design for target impedance
- Analysis of power/ground planes and resonances
- Noise coupling mechanisms through return path discontinuities
- Measurement and characterization techniques

Thursday, March 19 • 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Class V – Tzong-Lin Wu, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
“SI and EMC Design for High-Speed Differential Signaling”

- High-speed differential transmission lines.
- Designs of high-speed connectors
- Common-mode noise suppression techniques.
- Co-designs of common-mode filter and differential mode equalizer

Thursday, March 19 • 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Class VI – Dan Oh, Altera Corp., San Jose, CA, USA
“SI/PI Issues and Solutions for High-Speed Single-Ended Signaling”

- Proper voltage referencing schemes
- Partial inductance versus loop inductance
- Ground bounce in high-speed signal
- Plane bounce modeling and mitigation
- Issues of conventional crosstalk modeling
- Crosstalk modeling based on modal analysis
- Crosstalk mitigation techniques
 

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