US 10,462,937 B1
PCB design for electrically-actuated turbochargers
Lathom Louco, Arden, NC (US); and Jeffrey Carter, Mirfield (GB)
Assigned to BorgWarner, Inc., Auburn Hills, MI (US)
Filed by BorgWarner, Inc., Auburn Hills, MI (US)
Filed on Apr. 11, 2019, as Appl. No. 16/381,476.
Int. Cl. F02B 37/12 (2006.01); H05K 7/20 (2006.01); H05K 1/18 (2006.01); H05K 1/02 (2006.01)
CPC H05K 7/209 (2013.01) [F02B 37/12 (2013.01); H05K 1/0209 (2013.01); H05K 1/183 (2013.01); H05K 2201/10166 (2013.01)] 20 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. A printed circuit board (PCB) including electrical components for controlling electrically-actuated turbochargers, comprising:
a switching device configured to be electrically connected to an electrical power source and electrically connected to an electric motor of an electrically-actuated turbocharger, wherein the switching device is physically attached to a side of the PCB within a cavity formed in the side of the PCB such that at least a portion of the switching device is below the side of the PCB.