16.550 Advanced Digital System Design

Advanced Digital System Design

Course Details
Min Credits 3
Max Credits 3
Course ID 30320
Status Active

Design of logic machines. Finite state machines, gate array designs, ALU and 4 bit CPU unit designs, micro-programmed systems. Hardware design of advanced digital circuits using XILINX. Application of probability and statistics for hardware performance, and upgrading hardware systems. Laboratories incorporate specification, top-down design, modeling, implementation and testing of actual advanced digital design systems hardware. Laboratories also include simulation of circuits using VHDL before actual hardware implementation and PLDs programming.

Pre/Co-Requisites: Pre-req: 16.265 Logic Design, 16.366 Electronics II, 16.312 Electronics II Lab, and 16.317 Microprocessor Systems Design I, or permission of Instructor.