Research in the Microelectromagnetic Device Group

The University of Texas at Austin

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Paper presented at the IEEE 6h Topical Meeting on Electrical Performance of Electronic Packaging (EPEP97), San Jose, CA, October 27-19, 1997:

Time Domain Multiconductor Transmission Line Analysis Using Effective Internal Impedance

Sangwoo Kim and Dean P. Neikirk

Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

The University of Texas at Austin

Austin, Texas 78712

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ABSTRACT: A compact skin effect circuit model is used to formulate a time domain boundary condition for lossy transmission lines. The resulting lossless-like multiconductor equations can be used in various time domain calculations, including FDTD.

PDF file of the short paper (66K).

Slides used (pdf, 70K) for our presentation on this topic at EPEP on October 29, 1997.