The two-layer Thermal Clad is an Insulated Metal Substrate (IMS) which includes a shielding layer. This IMS substrate is a double-sided, ceramic-filled polymer dielectric used for surface-mount power applications. The component mounting layer may consist of 1- to 4-oz thick copper, which can provide shielding for EMI-sensitive circuits and for capacitive decoupling where high dV/dt switching is a consideration.
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Sciaky, provider of electron-beam additive manufacturing (EBAM) services, will start selling these machines commercially in September. The company has used its EBAM 3D printing technology for making very large, high-value, metal prototypes and production parts for aerospace and defense OEMs.
At this year’s Google I/O, the spotlight was pointed on gender inequality in the high-tech industry. Google has established a new initiative that it hopes will even out the playing field, Made w/Code. Part of this initiative will fund free online courses in basic coding.
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