APPLICATION NOTE 5958

PCB DESIGN AND LAYOUT CHECKLIST FOR INTEGRATED AND MULTIPHASE VOLTAGE REGULATORS


Abstract: This document provides a checklist of the critical items to observe during PCB design and layout for systems using any of Maxim's Volterra based technology. The objective is to guide projects to work successfully in their first power up.BIG PICTURE ISSUES:Maximum Device Reliability and RobustnessMaximum Efficiency and Minimum LossMaximum Noise Isolation