These slides were used in conjunction with our paper presented at EPEP
A new, efficient circuit model for microstrip lines including
both current crowding and skin depth effects
E. Tuncer, S. Y. Kim, L. T. Pillage, and D. P. Neikirk
IEEE 2nd Topical Meeting on Electrical Performance of
Electronic Packaging, Monterey, CA, Oct. 20-22, 1993, 1993, pp. 85-88.
For a discussion of the conformal mapping method applied to conductor
loss calculations, please see:
Important references for this material are:
- M. S. Islam, E. Tuncer, and D. P. Neikirk, "Calculation of Conductor
Loss in Coplanar Waveguide using Conformal Mapping," Electronics
Letters, vol. 29, pp. 1189-1191, 1993.
- E. Tuncer, B.-T. Lee, M. S. Islam, and D. P. Neikirk, "Quasi-Static
Conductor Loss Calculations in Transmission Lines using a New Conformal
Mapping Technique," IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques,
vol. 42, pp. 1807-1815, 1994.
- E. Tuncer and D. P. Neikirk, "Efficient Calculation of Surface
Impedance for Rectangular Conductors," Electronics Letters,
vol. 29, pp. 2127-2128, 1993.
Other related material can be found via our interconnect
overview page .
here for slides showing the details of the conformal mapping technique.