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Course Detail

Course Name Microprocessors and Embedded Systems
Course Code 18CA212
Program M. C. A., M. C. A. ( Offered at Mysuru Campus )
Semester Two
Credits Four
Year Taught 2018
Degree Postgraduate (PG)
School School of Arts and Sciences, School of Engineering
Campus Kochi, Mysuru, Amritapuri


8085 microprocessor architecture; Instruction set, instruction types and formats; Instruction execution, instruction cycles, different types of machine cycles and timing diagram. – 16-bit microprocessors, 8086 architecture, registers, memory segmentation and addressing, 32-bit/64-bit microprocessor families

Introduction to IoT – Architecture – Applications

Introduction to Arduino: The Arduino Platform, Architecture, Pin functions, overview of main features such as I/O Ports, Timers, interrupts serial port, PWM, ADC, etc.

Introduction to Arduino IDE, writing, saving, compiling and uploading sketches. Interfacing discrete LEDs, Binary counter, Seven Segment LEDs. Interfacing LCD, switch Interface. Interfacing with different type of sensors and communication modules Raspberry Pi Introduction: Board, ARM SoC (system-on-chip) architecture, Hardware interfaces Basic Programming of the Pi: Hello World, Access the World Wide Web, Play audio, Control Peripherals with a Pi

Text Books

  1. Gaonkar, R.S., “Microprocessor Architecture, Programming and Applications”, 5th Edition, Penram International, 2007.
  2. 8086/8088 Microprocessor: Architecture, Programming, and Interfacing by Barry B. Brey
  3. Programming Arduino Next Steps: Going Further with Sketches- by Simon Monk
  4. Raspberry Pi Programming Genius: How to learn Python Easily & Manage Your Own Project Now.

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