This paper investigates a canonical printed circuit board (PCB) problem using both a method of moments (MoM) and a partial element equivalent circuit (PEEC) modeling technique. The problem consists of a PCB populated with three traces. One trace is a signal line and the other two are I/O lines that couple to the signal line and extend beyond the boundary of the board. Although the MoM code was a frequency domain code and the PEEC code was a time-domain code, good agreement was achieved in both the time-domain and the frequency-domain

Meeting Name

IEEE International Symposium on Electromagnetic Compatibility, 2001


Electrical and Computer Engineering

Keywords and Phrases

1/0 Lines; EMC Modeling Problems; PCB Traces; PEEC Code; Canonical Printed Circuit Board Problem; Circuit Simulation; Computer Simulation; Electromagnetic Compatibility; Electromagnetic Interference; Equivalent Circuits; Frequency Domain Code; Frequency-Domain Analysis; Method of Moments; Partial Element Equivalent Circuit Modeling Technique; Printed Circuits; Signal Line; Time-Domain Analysis; Time-Domain Code

Document Type

Article - Conference proceedings

Document Version

Final Version

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Publication Date

01 Jan 2001