Geek Speek Webinar – Advanced SI Fixture Design

Presented by: Travis Ellis Engineering systems for 112G introduces complex interdependent design challenges. More now than ever system engineers are forced to utilize a closed loop design process. Where 3D full wave simulations are used to validate designs before fabrication. Once fabricated these designs and their channel models must be correlated to measured data. To have clear picture of the results test fixtures must be transparent. Achieving fixture transparency is possible with careful design practices along with a deep understanding of what it takes to create these fixtures.

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(This is the second in a series of blogs, from Sandeep Sankararaman, Samtec’s Principal RF and Signal Integrity Engineer, discussing design strategies for high-bandwidth RF launches. The first is entitled “What Is An RF Connector Launch?” The third, coming next week, discusses GN...
If you’ve been paying attention to the Coming Soon section in our most recent web updates, you might have noticed we have been working on an upgraded Checkout system for the website for the last several months. We’re happy to announce that this application is now accepting orders...
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This month, we released a major new version of our Checkout to a beta state, made some upgrades to how we show lead times online, made 3D model downloads easier from the Search, and released a few more content updates. Here are the major website updates to Samtec.com for July 202...