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Real-Time Embedded Systems Programming

A required course in the Certificate Program in Embedded Systems Engineering.

Course Description

Increase your understanding of the limitations and risks associated with embedded systems, and the methods and tools used to implement a successful design. Learn about the software process, with an emphasis given to the requirements definition, design and implementation phases, and limitations imposed by hardware design and real-time issues. Additional topics include: software architecture issues, development and debugging tools, advantages of languages commonly used in embedded systems and verification methods. Hands-on coursework is facilitated through the use of an embedded system development kit.

Prerequisite: EECS 805, C Programming for Embedded Systems and EECS X497.32, Fundamentals of Embedded Systems Design and Programming, or equivalent experience. NOTE: Students are required to purchase Texas Instruments - (LAUNCHXL-F28069M) - development kit http://www.ti.com the lab kit is available from third-party suppliers such as the following: lanka-micro.com, chipsfind.com, lkrelec.com

  • Details
  • $745
  • April 10, 2023 to June 18, 2023
  • Delivery Mode: Online
  • Reg#: 00133
  • ID/Units: EECS X497.34  (3.00)
    ( Section 1 )
  • Quarter: SPRING 2023


Louis L. Zhu, MSEE, MBA, PMP, is a Technical Team Leader at Parker Hannifin Corporation in Irvine. He has 30 years of experience in embedded system design for aerospace and industrial applications. His research interests are motor control algorithms, communication protocols, object oriented embedded programming, and .NET technologies. He has teaching experiences in both universities and corporations. He has a passion for teaching and a thorough understanding of embedded systems theory and solid hands-on experiences.

Textbook Information

Textbooks for your course may be purchased from any vendor or bookseller of your choice.

Optional Textbook(s):

Embedded Systems Design: An Introduction to Process, Tools & Technique
Book - ISBN: 1578200733
Arnold Berger, 1 ed, CMP Books

Book - ISBN: 9780201615692

Meeting Schedule

EventDateDayStart TimeEnd TimeLocationRoom
START04/10/2023Monday------Online (Access Begins)---
END06/18/2023Sunday------Online (Access Ends)---