PCB Design Tips from DesignCon 2017

DesignCon gets better and better every year, and 2017 was no exception. We interviewed leaders and speakers at the show to share their tips for PCB designers.

One of the best tips came from Heidi Barnes, this year’s DesignCon Engineer of the Year.

Pay attention to the return currents, she said. “Ground on a schematic is often neglected and left to the layout designer to figure out how to connect it. But it is important to pay attention to how ground and return currents are flowing.”

View the rest of the tips below.

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