UNC- Charlotte ECGR3090/5090/6090

Introduction to Embedded Systems-Fall 2003

Lecture, 12:00-1:20 PM, MW, Smith 260

 Home   |   Announcements   |   Notes/Readings   |   Homework   |   Exams   |   Labs   |   ECE Dept.   |   UNCC


This page updated

December 2, 2003


Week of Monday December 1, 2003
  • In the class on 12/1/03, we determined the communications protocol.  Please refer to your in-class notes for the protocol specifics.


Week of Monday November 24, 2003
  • No new announcements yet.


Week of Monday November 17, 2003
  • No new announcements yet


Week of Monday November 10, 2003
  • All assignments have now been posted - you may work ahead - budget your time carefully!
  • Lab 7 is posted and is due December 10.
  • Homework 11 is posted and due December 1.
  • Lab 6 is posted and is due November 24. 
  • Lab 5 is posted and is due November 11 (extended one day - due by 6pm).


Week of Monday November 3, 2003
  • Grad Students:  Don't forget the interim report is due November 10.
  • Homework 10 is posted and due November 19


Week of Monday October 27, 2003
  • Here is the lab 4 test program.  Load it on one of your boards, and hook it up to another board running your code.  Use the cable and the two adapters that came with the cable kit.
  • For those of you doing an ORCAD design, here are some guidelines (by Steven Tucker)
  • Here is an "Acronym Sheet", as provided by a TA at NCSU.
  • Lab 5 is posted and is due November 10. 
  • There will be no class on Wednesday November 5 and Wednesday November 12.  Use the time to work on assignments and projects.  The TA will be in the class to collect homework, but you can turn it in early
  • Homework 12 is posted and due December 8 (but you can turn it in earlier)


Week of Monday October 20, 2003
  • Homework 9 is posted and due November 12
  • Homework 8 is posted and is due November 3.
  • The following dates are expected due dates for assignments.  Feel free to do them EARLIER than the due dates - they will be posted early!
    Homework 7   10/22                      Lab 4  10/29
    Homework 8   11/3                        Lab 5  11/10
    Homework 9   11/12                      Lab 6  11/24
    Homework 10   11/19                    Lab 7  12/10
    Homework 11   12/1
    Homework 12   12/8


Week of Monday October 13, 2003
  • Homework 7 is posted and is due October 22. 
  • Lab 4 will be posted soon and is due October 29. 


Week of Monday October 6, 2003
  • Nothing new - see earlier announcements.


Week of Monday September 29, 2003


Week of Monday September 22, 2003
  • For those taking ECGR 5090/6090/8090:  A one page description of your project is due October 7.  See this handout for guidelines of each of the items due for your project.
  • Don't forget, the midterm exam is Wednesday, October 15.  It's not too early to start studying!  Sample tests are in the Quiz/Exam page.
  • Fall break is October 13 and 14.  There is no class Monday, October 13.  Dr. Conrad will not be in town those two days.
  • Homework 6 is posted and is due October 8.
  • Lab 3 is posted and is due October 8.
  • Homework 5 is posted and is due October 1.


Week of Monday September 15, 2003
  • Lab 3 will be available next Monday.
  • Homework 4 is posted and is due September 24.


Week of Monday September 8, 2003
  • Lab 2 will be available Wednesday.
  • Homework 3 is posted.


Week of Monday September 1, 2003
  • For lab 1, some have had trouble viewing the website on PCB manufacture.  I have put the files locally.  Go to the Lab Page for a new link.
  • Homework 2 is available, and due Wednesday, September 10, 2003.


Week of Monday August 25, 2003
  • Welcome to ECE 3090/5090/6090!  The first day of class is Monday, August 25.
  • This class will be based heavily on the web pages.  For example:
    • Please take the time to read the class syllabus
    • Homework assignments will be posted here and not distributed in class.
    • Lab assignments will be posted here and not distributed in class.
    • Homework and Lab solutions will also be posted on their respective pages, but will stored in a "locked" page, assessable to only those registered for the class.
    • Exam solutions will be posted on the Quiz page.
    • Check out the special hints and helps at the bottom of the home page!
  • Homework 1 is available, and due Wednesday, September 3, 2003.  It's simple - just based on the syllabus, class discussions, and one reading.
  • Lab 1 is available and is due September 8, 2003 at class time.  Each lab pair should check out a phone and torx screwdriver from Dr. Conrad on 9/2 or 9/3.
  • Due to the university holiday, there is no class on Monday, September 1.


This material is based upon work supported by the National Science Foundation under Grant No. 0133690. Any opinions, findings and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation (NSF).


"ECE306 Home Page" was designed by Robert Morrison.