Engineering - Course - Microprocessors for Biomedical Engineering

  • Course Code: COMP335
  • Credits: 3
  • Hours Distribution: (3Crs.: 2Lec, 2Lab)
  • Course Type: Engineering Topics from Outside the Major (ETOS)

Course Description

The course focuses on the principle of microprocessors and microcontrollers and their applications in Biomedical Engineering. Introduction to hardware system: CPU, Memory, Input/Output Interfacing, and System Bus. Instruction sets; assembly and machine languages. Fetch Cycle, Execution cycle, Instruction cycle. Detailed study of a particular Microprocessor or Microcontroller architecture: Instruction set; assembly language programming, Programming techniques, Loops, Delays, parallel and serial interfaces, interrupt control systems; Timers. Pre-requisite: COMP 226.