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How-to: Invert your thermal model to good effect

Thought I’d follow the previous post on this subject up with a slightly more detailed…

Clogged cooling fins, a cautionary tale

Here’s an interesting little article about the consequences of clogged cooling (heatsink) fins. A heatsink…

Invert your thermal model to good effect

Electronic thermal simulations are most commonly formed by specifying a power dissipation within a package…

“I work with computers”

Picture the scene, a big family get together, being cornered by the latest wife of…

Fractals: Gods Artwork, Part II

A fractal set; a set of numbers, or points, that when iterated through even the…

Fractals: Gods Artwork, Part I

I thought I’d go a little ‘off piste’ and rabbit on about fractals for a…

“All models are wrong, but some are useful” Part V

A variant on the original G. E. Box quote is:  “Remember that all models are…

3D Electronics Cooling CFD, with FloTHERM, in Pictures

“A picture paints a thousand words”. Probably not as quickly though. Wouldn’t the world be…

Spend some time with FlyGuy

A nice attraction Is a welcome distraction From the work you’ve got to do. Though…