Thermal Modeling (471)

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Chapter Outline

Chapter 12 - Thermal Modeling (Cooling Methods for Electronics Design)

  • Thermal Modeling Overview
    • Why perform thermal modeling?
    • Content and Level of modeling detail
    • Modeling or testing? Or both?
  • Thermal Modeling Approaches
    • Analytical Hand Calculation
    • Nodal Network and Thermal Resistance
      • Basic Steps to Setting up a Nodal Network Model
      • Thermal Modeling Examples
    • Finite Element (FEM) or Finite Difference Modeling
      • Basic Steps to Setting up a Finite Element Model
      • FEM Thermal Analysis Example
  • General Steps in a Thermal Analysis
  • Detailed thermal modeling example
  • Commercial Thermal Modeling Software Packages

Video Outline

Thermal Modeling