Course Information

EL5483 Real Time Embedded Systems

Credits: 3.00

This course provides an overview of the unique concepts and techniques needed to design and implement computer systems having real-time response requirements in an embedded environment. It contrasts the concepts and techniques of real time and embedded systems with those of more traditional computer systems. Topics include: Basic concepts of real time and embedded systems, hardware features, programming languages, real time operating systems, synchronization techniques, performance optimization and current trends in real time and embedded systems such as incorporating internet connectivity.

Prerequisite: Knowledge of C, Pascal or other programming language and a basic understanding of computer architecture.