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Accurate Experimental Characterization of Interconnects: A Discussion of "Experimental Electrical Characterization of Interconnects and Discontinuities in High-Speed Digital Systems"

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Author(s)

Roger Marks, Dylan F. Williams

Abstract

This paper discusses two issues concerning the accuracy or electrical characterizations of Interconnect transmission lines, particularly in regard to a recently published paper. The error in the characteristic impedance may be reduced through an alternative approximation to the capacitance of the transmission line. Furthermore, measurements or both the propagation constant and characteristic impedance, which are the two primary parameters characterizing the line, may be Improved by the use or a well-conditioned algorithm.
Citation
IEEE Transactions on Components Hybrids and Manufacturing Technology
Volume
15
Issue
4

Citation

Marks, R. and Williams, D. (1992), Accurate Experimental Characterization of Interconnects: A Discussion of "Experimental Electrical Characterization of Interconnects and Discontinuities in High-Speed Digital Systems", IEEE Transactions on Components Hybrids and Manufacturing Technology, [online], https://doi.org/10.1109/33.159892 (Accessed May 24, 2024)

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Created August 1, 1992, Updated November 10, 2018