EDA / PCB Design

The world of electronic design automation is broad, covering everything from the simplest PCB to the most complex custom device. But without such tools, designers would be unable to create innovative consumer and industrial products.

In this section, New Electronics provides technical insight on the latest PCB design packages, as well as on the design tools essential to the creation of devices such as FPGAs and ASICs.

ESL packs power

The standards and tools are emerging to enable true electronic system level design. By Louise Joselyn.

Fancy an extension?

The constant drive to smaller, faster, cheaper has brought about an explosion in mezzanine standards. By Vanessa Knivett.

As you like it

It isn’t quite painting by numbers, but this starter kit could help you create your next masterpiece. By Philip Ling.

Go with the flow

Shape based routing is valuable in the battle to get chips to market faster and with higher yields. By Mark Waller.

Stepping ahead

COM Express hopes to satisfy demand for small form factor, high end boards for embedded systems. By Vanessa Knivett.

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