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Microprocessor Technology

Module name (EN): Microprocessor Technology
Degree programme: Mechatronics and Sensor Technology, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2019
Module code: MST2.MIC
Hours per semester week / Teaching method: 2V+2P (4 hours per week)
ECTS credits: 5
Semester: 5
Mandatory course: yes
Language of instruction:
Written exam (100%) + internship (ungraded)

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Applicability / Curricular relevance:
MST2.MIC Mechatronics and Sensor Technology, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2019, semester 5, mandatory course
MST2.MIC Mechatronics and Sensor Technology, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2020, semester 5, mandatory course
60 class hours (= 45 clock hours) over a 15-week period.
The total student study time is 150 hours (equivalent to 5 ECTS credits).
There are therefore 105 hours available for class preparation and follow-up work and exam preparation.
Recommended prerequisites (modules):
Recommended as prerequisite for:
MST.SPS Fundamentals of Programmable Logic Control
MST2.MCS Microcontroller Systems

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Module coordinator:
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Jürgen Schäfer
Dipl.-Ing. Hans-Joachim Bohr

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Learning outcomes:
After successfully completing this part of the module, students will be familiar with the structure and function of memory chips and how a microprocessor works.  
They will be familiar with the structure and operation of a microcontroller and its peripheral components and will be able to create simple, hardware-related programs in assembler and the high-level language C. They will be able to explain the hardware and software in detail with regard to their interaction using examples.

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Module content:
1.        The structure of a 8051 processor
1.1.        Block diagram, housing, pin assignment
1.2.        Clock generator, Reset
1.3.        CPU and register structure
1.4.        Memory organization, internal and external program memory and data memory
1.5.        System bus and input/output ports
1.6.        Structure of a minimum system
2.        Programming a 8051 processor
2.1.        Programming languages
2.2.        Command structure
2.3.        Addressing modes
2.4.        Command types and command overview
3.        Assembler programming
3.1.        The structure of programs
3.2.        Program examples
4.        Interrupts
5.        Digital input/output
6.        Timer/counter
7.        Serial interface
8.        Additions to the Infineon C515C
8.1.        Interrupt system and ports
8.2.        Serial interface
8.3.        Analog/digital converter
8.4.        Timer and PWM
9.        The hardware used in the practical course
10.        C compilers for 8051 processors
11.        C programming

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Recommended or required reading:
S. Limbach, Kompaktkurs Mikrocontroller, Vieweg, Braunschweig, 2002
B. Schaaf, Mikrocomputertechnik, Hanser, München, 1999
J. Walter, Mikrocomputertechnik mit der 8051-Controller-Familie, Springer, Berlin, 2008
N.N., C500, Microcontroller Family, Architecture and Instruction Set, Siemens, München, 1998
N.N., C515C, 8-Bit CMOS Microcontroller, Siemens, München, 1997

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