19D041PPS - Application of Programmable Systems-on-Chip

Course specification
Course title Application of Programmable Systems-on-Chip
Acronym 19D041PPS
Study programme Electrical Engineering and Computing
Module Electronics and Digital Systems
Type of study doctoral studies
Lecturer (for classes)
Lecturer/Associate (for practice)
    Lecturer/Associate (for OTC)
      ESPB 9.0 Status elective
      Condition Passed exams: Electronic Measuring Systems, Modern measurement systems
      The goal Studying the possibility of implementing electronic instrumentation and devices with programmable system-on-chip. To enable students to use modern programmable system-on-chip and integrated development environment to design and implement electronic instrumentation and measurement systems.
      The outcome Upon completion of this course doctoral students should know how to: - Analyze, model, design, implement and test measurement system on a chip. - Present the results of their research work in the form of scientific paper acceptable for publication in a leading domestic scientific journal or peer-reviewed international conference.
      Contents of lectures System approach in system-on-a-chip design of electronic devices. Architecture of programmable system-on-chip. Tools for programmable systems-on-chip. The programmable blocks. Microcontroller core. Application and bootloader. Hardware/software co-design. Dynamic reconfiguration. Strategies to reduce energy consumption. System-on-chip integration, verification and testing.
      Contents of exercises Application of programmable system-on-chip with array of configurable blocks and embedded CPU. Using of modern Integrated Development Environment (IDE) to configure, program, compile, build, emulate, and debug system-on-chip. Data acquisition, signal processing and control systems based on programmable system-on-chip - Case studies and examples. Implementation of the project task. Research study.
      1. Pierre Bricaud, Reuse Methodology Manual for System-on-a-Chip Designs, Springer; 3rd edition (September, 2007)
      2. Manabendra Bhuyan, Intelligent Instrumentation: Principles and Applications, CRC Press; 1 edition (November, 2010)
      3. Wael Badawy (Editor), Graham A. Julien (Editor), System-on-Chip For Real-Time Applications, Springer; 1 edition (October, 2002)
      4. Nikolaos Voros (Editor), Konstantinos Masselos, System Level Design of Reconfigurable Systems-on-Chip, Springer; 1st ed. 2005.
      5. Rochit Rajsuman, System-on-a-Chip: Design and Test, Artech House (June 2000)
      Number of hours per week during the semester/trimester/year
      Lectures Exercises OTC Study and Research Other classes
      Methods of teaching Lectures, tutorials. Exercises in a computer classroom and lab for electronics. Student seminars with presentations.
      Knowledge score (maximum points 100)
      Pre obligations Points Final exam Points
      Activites during lectures Test paper
      Practical lessons 30 Oral examination 30
      Seminars 40