Modeling of Noise Coupling inside Multilayer Printed Circuit Boards using Cavity Model and Segmentation Technique
The power distribution network in a printed circuit board (PCB) is an effective path for high-speed digital noise. The noise can be coupled by overlapping power/ground areas or by vias passing through them. This paper details a modeling approach and applies it to a multilayer PCB with six power/ground planes. The multilayer power/ground plane structure is modeled using the cavity model combined with segmentation method, and the vias are modeled using a via-plate capacitance model. This model requires considerably less time, and the results closely match those of full-wave simulations.
Z. Yu et al., "Modeling of Noise Coupling inside Multilayer Printed Circuit Boards using Cavity Model and Segmentation Technique," Proceedings of the Asia-Pacific Symposium on Electromagnetic Compatibility (2010, Beijing, China), pp. 321 - 324, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), Apr 2010.
The definitive version is available at https://doi.org/10.1109/APEMC.2010.5475649
Asia-Pacific Symposium on Electromagnetic Compatibility (2010: Apr. 12-16, Beijing, China)
Electrical and Computer Engineering
Electromagnetic Compatibility (EMC) Laboratory
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Capacitance Model; Cavity Model; Digital Noise; Full-Wave Simulations; High-Speed; Modeling Approach; Multilayer Printed Circuit Board; Noise Coupling; Power Distribution Network; Segmentation Methods; Segmentation Techniques; Computer Simulation; Distributed Parameter Networks; Electromagnetic Compatibility; Electromagnetism; Multilayers; Printed Circuit Manufacture; Printed Circuit Boards
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01 Apr 2010