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This course covers the topics related to FPGA based embedded systems, including microprocessor architectures, embedded system architecture, firmware, bootloader, JTAG etc., bare metal processor vs embedded OS, ard core and soft core IP's, interconnects between processor and FPGA, buses and interfaces, and external devices such as sensors and cameras. Labs are included for practice the design of FPGA based embedded systems.
EECE.4820 or EECE.5610 Computer Architecture & Design, and EECE.4800 or EECE.5520 Microprocessor Systems II & Embedded Systems.