13D041PNR - Embedded System Hardware/Software Codesign

Course specification
Course title Embedded System Hardware/Software Codesign
Acronym 13D041PNR
Study programme Electrical Engineering and Computing
Module Electronics
Type of study doctoral studies
Lecturer (for classes)
Lecturer/Associate (for practice)
    Lecturer/Associate (for OTC)
      ESPB 9.0 Status elective
      Condition none
      The goal Introduction to modern technological developments and mastering the skills necessary for the implementation of embedded computer systems.
      The outcome Provide students with the ability of conducting research and planning in the field of special-purpose embedded computer systems.
      Contents of lectures Aspect of software and hardware programmability. Higher programming language, assembly language and machine code. Processor support of higher programming languages. The theory of finite state machine and algorithmic applications. Hardware/software codesign. Verification of design.
      Contents of exercises
      1. W. Wolf, "Computer as Components, Principles of Embedded Computing System Design", Morgan Kaufmann,San Francisco, USAm 2000.
      2. F. Vahid, T. D. Givargis, "Embedded System Design: A Unified Hardware/Software Introduction", Wiley, 2001.
      3. P. Marwedel, “Embedded System Design”, Kluwer Academic Publishers, The Netherlands, 2004.
      4. J. W. S. Liu, "Real-Time Systems", Prentice Hall, 2000.
      5. R.S. Janka, "Specification and Design Methodology for Real-Time Embedded Systems", Springer, 2006.
      Number of hours per week during the semester/trimester/year
      Lectures Exercises OTC Study and Research Other classes
      Methods of teaching Lectures. Independent work under the mentorship of teacher.
      Knowledge score (maximum points 100)
      Pre obligations Points Final exam Points
      Activites during lectures 0 Test paper 0
      Practical lessons 0 Oral examination 50
      Colloquia 0
      Seminars 50