Embedded System

Embedded System
Course Goals:
To introduce the latest Embedded Technologies and software. Here the students will be introduced to ARM based application, real time operating system, VxWorks, Android Programming etc.
Course Contents:
Introduction to Embedded System: Introduction, Features, Current trends and challenges, Hard & Soft Real Time Systems. Programming Concept: Review of C Programming, Embedded C programming, Embedded Systems Design, Implementation and Testing. ARM Based Application Development: ARM Processor Basics, Programmer’s Model, ARM Instruction Set, Thumb Instructions, Programming ARM with C. Concepts Real Time Operating System: RTOS Programming, Components of RTOS, Task Management, Inter Task synchronization, Inter Task Communication, Interrupt Handling, Pitfalls for Real-Time Software Developers. Tornado and VxWorks: Tornado, Cross Development, Tornado host IDE, CrossWind Debugger, Debugger Tool Bars, Starting and stopping a debugger, WindView Software Logic Analyzer, Tornado Target Server, VxWorks: A partner in the Real-time Development Cycle, VxWorks facilities, Multiple Tasks, Inter task Communication (semaphore, Message Queues, pipes), Network Intertask communication, POSIX Shared Memory. Android Programming: Android Platform, Architecture Basics, Interface Design, Resources, Database (sqlite). Location tracking, Google Map on Android. Facebook Access from Android.
Prerequisites:
4th Semester and above Students having basic knowledge of microprocessor and programming concepts
Course Fees:
For Students: Rs. 8,000/-
For Industry sponsored candidates: Rs. 10,000/-