White Papers: Mechanical & Fluid Systems
Integrated Epoxy Feedthroughs Improve Fuel Pump Reliability

Of all the design decisions that affect the operation of an in-tank fuel pump, the way you seal the pump housing may top the list. A bad seal will allow liquid fuel to work its way into...

White Papers: Aerospace
FDM Lightweight Structures Design Guide

Many aerospace and automotive applications require parts with a very high stiffness-to-weight ratio. Thanks to the design freedom of FDM technology, special structures can be created to optimize material use...

White Papers: Materials
Synergistic Coatings Meet Demanding Aerospace Challenges

Aerospace and airframe manufacturers know how difficult it is to design components that can withstand extreme environments while providing corrosion and wear protection. Making things even...

White Papers: Electronics & Computers
Avoiding DO-254 Events: Major/Minor Change Classification

Rochester Electronics documents a design replication process that develops form, fit and functionally equivalent devices which falls under a DO-254 minor change classification.

White Papers: Defense
Antenna Basics

The antenna is the most intrinsic component of all RF systems, yet the principles of antenna design and wave propagation are rarely discussed outside the entry level engineering classes. Rohde & Schwarz has developed an...

White Papers: Aerospace
3D Printing's Impact on the Value Chain

Over the past several decades, 3D printing has expanded into markets in unique ways as innovators have embraced the technology. It wasn’t until the last few years, however, that its potential has been more...

White Papers: Electronics & Computers
Critical Factors in Selecting an EMS Company for Aerospace Products

For aerospace products, where requirements are stringent and device failure is not an option, choosing an EMS partner can be critical. Knowledge of an EMS company’s...

White Papers: Aerospace
Boost Economics in Agile High Throughput Satcom Payloads

The inexorable demand for bandwidth fuels the need for agile systems throughout data networks. Even satellite communications are undergoing transformative digital developments. Innovative...

White Papers: Aerospace
Testing the Requirements

You can’t always visualize how a system will run just by reading requirements. That’s why early testing of requirements is such a powerful technique for catching ambiguities and errors.

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