Learn about the fundamentals of capacitors in this extensive eBook. 

A fifteen-part eBook compiled by top engineers

Knowles_Capacitor_Ebook_shadowAt Knowles Precision Devices, our expertise in capacitor technology helps developers working on some of the world’s most demanding applications across the medical device, military and aerospace, telecommunications, and automotive industries. Thus, we brought together our top engineers to compile their extensive knowledge into a comprehensive capacitor fundamentals eBook. This eBook will cover the ins and outs of capacitors, including their properties, product classifications, test standards, and use cases, with the goal of helping you make informed decisions when selecting your capacitor technology.

Download this Ebook to learn:

  • The Key Principles of Capacitance and How a Basic Capacitor Works
  • How Capacitors are Most Frequently Used in Electronic Circuits
  • Factors Affecting Capacitance
  • Defining Dielectric Polarization
  • Dielectric Properties
  • Characteristics of Ferroelectric Ceramics
  • Characteristics of Linear Dielectrics
  • Dielectric Classification
  • Test Parameters and Electrical Properties
  • Industry Test Standards Overview
  • High Reliability Testing
  • Visual Standards For Chip Capacitors
  • Chip Attachment and Termination Guidelines
  • Dissipation Factor and Capacitive Reactance
  • Selecting the Right Capacitor for Your Specific Application Needs

 

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