Understanding the Variables of Dielectric Constant for PCB Materials Used at Microwave Frequencies

Presenter: Dale Doyle, Rogers Corporation


Contact Dale Doyle (Dale.Doyle@rogerscorporation.com) for the presentation.

Meeting Minutes:


  • Dielectric Constant (Dk) Test Methods
  • Process Dk vs Design Dk
  • Rogers Microwave Impedance Calculator Overview

Speaker Biography:

Dale has 36 years of experience in the RF/Microwave industry, 25 of those years was in the manufacturing of advanced printed circuit boards for military and commercial applications. His current role is the Application Development Manager for the Western US and Canada. In this role he provides guidance on material selection, material stack-up considerations, and design for manufacturability.


July 13th, 2016
6:00pm - 8:00pm


Eventbrite - IPC Designers Council - Cascade Chapter Meeting - July 13, 2016


Lake Washington Institute of Technology - Kirkland Campus
Room A102
11605 132nd Ave NE
Kirkland, WA 98034

Park in the south lot off of 132nd Ave NE. Room A102 is located in the south-east corner of the building, on the 1st floor.