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Closer Look: Road to China is not without potholes
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7/30/2002   Post a comment
The strong tide of direct foreign investment in China has tended to cover early signs that low Chinese labor cost doesn't solve all manufacturing problems.
It's not just 50 ohms: Some termination tips for differential and single-ended amplifiers
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7/24/2002   Post a comment
Most designers know that it is necessary to terminate a high-speed circuit to avoid reflection. Termination has been applied to digital, communication, RF, and analog circuits for decades. It is easy to place a 50 ohm resistor on an input and think that the job is done. The errors produced by incorrect understanding of termination are subtle and may go unnoticed. The designer may compensate for them by "tweaking" the circuit, when only a little forethought will yield the correct response from th


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