Digging Deeper into Dielectric Constant for PCB Materials

Nov 10, 2020 | John Coonrod, Technical Marketing Manager

Dielectric constant is the first number most engineers consider when sorting through different printed-circuit-board (PCB) materials. But what does dielectric constant really mean? And how can it affect a design if it is not “the right” dielectric constant?

Sign Up for RogersCorp.com eSubscription Updates

Nov 02, 2020 | Rogers Corporation

We have recently added an exciting eSubscription functionality to rogerscorp.com. Now, you can get notifications about website updates, including new product content, updated documents and press releases.

New Online Microwave Impedance Calculator

Oct 13, 2020 | John Coonrod, Technical Marketing Manager

Introducing the newest version of the Microwave Impedance Calculator from Rogers’ Advanced Connectivity Solutions.

World Mental Health Day and Our Commitment to Mental Wellness

Oct 08, 2020 | Rogers Corporation

This year, the importance of self-care and being aware of our mental wellness is amplified by the affects the coronavirus has had on our daily lives.

Finding the Right Solder Mask for RF/Microwave PCBs

Sep 08, 2020 | John Coonrod, Technical Marketing Manager

Solder mask is an often-overlooked component of an RF/microwave printed-circuit board (PCB). It provides protection for a circuit but can also have an effect on final performance, especially at higher frequencies.

New PORON® XRD™ Extreme Protection X-Pad and B-Guard

Sep 03, 2020 | Susan Reed, Marketing Communications Manager, Rogers Corporation

With impact protection in the forefront of sporting goods design, Rogers Corporation has developed two customizable PORON® XRD™ molded shapes that offer product developers easy design solutions.

Impact Safety

Comparing PCBs for Microstrip and Grounded Coplanar Waveguide Circuits

Aug 04, 2020 | John Coonrod, Technical Marketing Manager

Circuit designers must often select a circuit technology, such as microstrip or grounded coplanar waveguide (GCPW) circuitry, with a particular design and circuit material to achieve optimum performance.

Comparing Microstrip and Grounded Coplanar Waveguides

Jul 07, 2020 | John Coonrod, Technical Marketing Manager

High-frequency circuit designers must often consider the performance limits, physical dimensions, and even the power levels of a particular design when deciding upon an optimum printed-circuit-board (PCB) material for that design.

5 Perks of a Virtual Trade Show

Jun 22, 2020 | Rogers Corporation

As our industry adapts to the evolving tradeshow landscape, many events have transitioned their “brick-and-mortar” presence to virtual trade show experiences as a way to connect industry participants in a socially distant world. Virtual shows and events are a viable and cost-effective option to generate additional engagement when traditional shows are not practical.

Sourcing a Sustainable Materials Partner: Four Factors to Consider

Jun 17, 2020 | Rogers Corporation

Consumer behaviors are shifting when it comes to making purchasing decisions. While price point or design used to be the primary factors influencing a person’s decision to buy footwear, increasingly we are seeing more emphasis on durability and environmental impact—particularly among younger consumers.

Rogers Corporation Q1 2020 Earnings Blog

May 06, 2020 | Rogers Corporation

Selected quotes from our recent earnings call from Bruce Hoechner, President and CEO, on COVID-19

Investor Relations

Meeting the Footwear Comfort and Protection Needs of Today’s Healthcare Workforce

Apr 20, 2020 | Rogers Corporation

Today’s health care workers are having more demands placed on them than ever before. Longer shifts, more days at work and more activity overall are taking a toll on their bodies. Having proper footwear is a critical factor in their comfort -helping to provide support, reduce back strain, alleviate pain and provide an added layer of protection.

Footwear

Leading HR, EH&S and Communications Through a Global Pandemic

Apr 15, 2020 | Ben Buckley, Vice President and Chief Human Resources Manager

It is not an exaggeration to say that current events have introduced leadership teams to unforeseen challenges. We are truly in unprecedented times. In my role at Rogers Corporation, I oversee our Human Resources, Environmental Health & Safety and Communications functions: three areas that are extremely busy at a time like this.

Corporate Culture

From the CEO: Rogers Corp. Announces Q4 and Full Year 2019 Financials

Feb 21, 2020 | Macey Streeper

Selected quotes from our recent earnings call. Read the corporate financials news release: Rogers Corporation Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2019 Results.

Investor Relations

From Engineer to CEO: Interview with Bruce Hoechner

Feb 18, 2020 | Macey Streeper

Engineers Week is an annual celebration of the innovations made possible by the world’s engineers. It also introduces students to this exciting field. Rogers Corporation President and CEO, Bruce Hoechner, began his career as an engineer, so we interviewed him to get his perspective on the field.

Corporate Culture

Q&A with Geof Ochs, Sync

Jan 30, 2020 | Rogers Corporation

We sat down with Rogers customer Geof Ochs of Sync to learn more about his company, its beginnings and how the partnership with Rogers has evolved.

Impact Safety

Charitable Giving at Rogers Corporation

Jan 21, 2020 | Rogers Corporation

Throughout the year, our local offices and manufacturing plants organize charitable giving activities for teams, in addition to individual employee contributions. During the holidays, employees participate in annual end-of-the-year charitable activities benefiting their local communities. Though the end of 2019 seemed to pass by quickly, global Rogers Corporation employees found time to maintain this tradition.

Corporate Culture