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Extensive Coverage of Functional Verification of Hardware Designs

Mihaela Radu
2007 2007 IEEE International Conference on Microelectronic Systems Education (MSE'07)  
This paper presents the author's experience in teaching HDL concepts as part of a Digital Systems course and the conclusions regarding the importance of extensive coverage of functional verification of  ...  To prove the validity of this new approach, a research study regarding "Functional Verification in Digital Systems" was approved by The Institutional Research, Planning and Assessment department at Rose-Hulman  ...  Olds "Assessment in Engineering Education: Evolution, Approaches and Future Collaboration" Journal of Engineering Education, January 2005. [3] Eric Johnson "Extensive introduction to VHDL and PLDs in the  ... 
doi:10.1109/mse.2007.42 dblp:conf/mse/Radu07 fatcat:6f7zepkujzcgfgg6ckkyyk54cy

A Forward Looking Digital Curriculum In Electrical Engineering

Joerg Mossbrucker
2005 Annual Conference Proceedings   unpublished
Students are exposed to a number of programming languages on embedded systems in three courses starting in the Freshmen year.  ...  This paper focuses on both, the goals and objectives of the entire digital curriculum and the objectives and contents of the individual courses in the digital track.  ...  (EE290). • Objectives 2.b and 2.c are covered by a single course in the sophomore year, therefore enabling students to design microcontroller systems and interfacing circuitry (EE2930).  ... 
doi:10.18260/1-2--14674 fatcat:xlpywlf7lfcchi3gopkataunpm

Microelectronic systems education at an urban non-residential campus

R.J. Auletta
Proceedings of International Conference on Microelectronic Systems Education  
This paper describes both the challenges facing small non-residential departments offering microelectronic systems education and the approach used at the University of Colorado at Denver to begin to overcome  ...  A modern microelectronic systems undergraduate program which incorporates electronic design automation software throughout the curriculum faces many challenges at an urban non-residential campus.  ...  Sophomore laboratory intermixed logic design with electronics, and the second digital hardware design course used Haskell's Introduction to Computer Engineering [3] .  ... 
doi:10.1109/mse.1997.612540 dblp:conf/mse/Auletta97 fatcat:j53hu36pgzciza5behjmyr6gsi

Competition Project-Based Learning in Digital Circuit Application Course of Developing a Line Tracer Using a CPLD Platform

Seul Jung
2016 Academia Journal of Educational Research   unpublished
The course has two tracks of in-class learning and in-lab experiment to balance both the theoretical and experimental contents.  ...  The experience shows that individual CPBL is quite effective to attract students' attention, motivate students to complete the project, and teach students creative hardware programming.  ...  INTRODUCTION Nowadays, digital technology has become one of the fastest growing and leading technologies in engineering fields.  ... 

Restructuring Digital Design Courses in Electrical and Computer Engineering Technology Programs, Preparing the Engineer of 2020

Mihaela Radu, Mircea Dabacan
2016 ASEE Annual Conference & Exposition Proceedings   unpublished
Trying to address the current and future needs of the industry in the areas of digital system design, instructors and members of the Industry Advisory Board of the Electrical and Computer Engineering Technology  ...  Over the past ten years she taught several undergraduate and graduate courses on Electronic Components and Circuits, Digital Design, Design of Fault Tolerant Systems and Testing of Digital Systems.  ...  Acknowledgements The authors of this paper would like to thanks their colleagues, members of the Electrical and Computer Engineering Technology Department at Farmingdale State College and Industry Advisory  ... 
doi:10.18260/p.27339 fatcat:2zha2eyegvbjfitteau5a5gey4

A Digital Design Course Sequence For The Computer Engineering Area Of Specialization In The Computer Science Department

Reza Sanati-Mehrizy, Afsaneh Minaie
2005 Annual Conference Proceedings   unpublished
The first year this course was taught, VHDL Language was used and after doing a survey we found that VERILOG is widely used in industry.  ...  Therefore, our students in the Computer Engineering track are exposed to digital logic early in the program during their freshman year.  ... 
doi:10.18260/1-2--14983 fatcat:a6vfajbcezgyxdan3vts6zirsa

Digital Logic Design: Meeting Industry's Needs through University & Community College Collaboration

Nasser Alaraje, Aleksandr Sergeyev, Fred Scheu
2011 ASEE Annual Conference & Exposition Proceedings   unpublished
new courses in logic design and hardware modeling using VHDL and Field Programmable Gate Array (FPGA) Logic Design to teach students marketable logic design skills.  ...  Our aim is not to take away from students attending or planning to attend community college but rather to improve curriculum for students in both two-and four-year programs and to make pathways clear and  ...  Acknowledgments The authors gratefully acknowledge the support for this project under the National Science Foundation -Advanced Technological Education Award No. DUE-1003389. Page 22.504.9  ... 
doi:10.18260/1-2--17785 fatcat:knbodcoh3ncnpjy2a6ihdlwhp4

Laboratory For The Introductory Digital Course

Otto Fucik, Michael McKenna, Bogdan M. Wilamowski
2000 Annual Conference Proceedings   unpublished
In the later part of the course, students are introduced to VHDL hardware descriptive language.  ...  In this laboratory, digital logic circuits will be designed and implemented using the Foundation Series Software and the XC95108PC84 CPLD from Xilinx, Inc.  ...  The digital design course at the university of Wyoming is offered in the second semester of the sophomore year, for both electrical engineering and computer science majors.  ... 
doi:10.18260/1-2--8527 fatcat:jip52lasazc2veoxs2xrlhuaye

Improving Embedded Systems Education: Laboratory Enhancements Using Programmable Systems on Chip

S. Merchant, G.D. Peterson, D. Bouldin
2005 IEEE International Conference on Microelectronic Systems Education (MSE'05)  
Such devices can enhance computer engineering education by exposing students to advanced technologies while streamlining the costs and time for lab preparation, maintenance, and pedagogy.  ...  Programmable systems on chip provide powerful capabilities to designers, including reconfigurable logic as well as embedded processors.  ...  ACKNOWLEDGMENTS We gratefully acknowledge support from the National Science Foundation for this work via grant CCR-0311500.  ... 
doi:10.1109/mse.2005.36 dblp:conf/mse/MerchantPB05 fatcat:dq4yorjrjzagpafiguj7gc6oby

Redesign Of The Core Curriculum At Duke University

Joseph Holmes, Hisham Massoud, Steven Cummer, John Board, Kip Coonley, April Brown, Michael Gustafson, Leslie Collins, Lisa Huettel, Gary Ybarra
2006 Annual Conference & Exposition Proceedings   unpublished
Our focus in the first year of the curriculum reform has been on restructuring and redefining the core curriculum, responding to assessment results, implementing several new assessment tools, and planning  ...  The remaining four courses are Introduction to Microelectronic Devices and Circuits, Signals and Systems, Logic and Computer Architecture, and Electromagnetics.  ...  were able to design in VHDL realistic sequential systems involving multiple sensors and actuators, and implement these designs on FPGAs or other PLDs plus appropriate interfacing components.  ... 
doi:10.18260/1-2--816 fatcat:siedvbaupvdstd3qit5sf64k2e

Annual Report Editorial Committee

Rahman Wasiqur, Ms Khan, Nausheen, Mr Afroza Sultana, Kumar Monojit, Mr Ojha, Mr Arifuzzaman, Khaleq Newaz, Mr Obaidullah, Al Zakir
2008 unpublished
This course will enable participants to understand the basic principles of measuring the energy performance of selected applications in industry and buildings and to prepare energy management plans for  ...  New Economic Frontier, and introductory remarks by four representatives of the private and public sectors in South Asia and Africa.  ...  Introduction to BRAC University Background From a modest beginning almost thirty-six years ago, BRAC has today grown into one of the and Salma.  ...