Computer Architecture Laboratory - ECSE 487
calendar description
Basic software tools used in the design, synthesis and analysis of computer and communication sytems such as data-paths, switching circuits, and arithmetic and logic circuits. Behavioral and structural modeling of hardware designs in the IEEE standard hardware designs using Programmable Logic Devices.
Learning outcomes
Expectations and focus
Late work policy
Academic integrity
Date Topic Material Due weight
Jan. 9 Introduction to lab  
Jan. 30 Peer- and self-assessment of Assignment #1 Assignment #1 20%
Feb. 6 Writing a Technical Abstract Project Pitch and Draft Project Abstract
Feb. 13 Peer- and self-assessment of Assignment #2 Assignment #2 20%
Feb. 20 Project Management (class canceled -- notes on Moodle) Final Project Abstract 5%
Mar. 13 Mid-project Progress Presentation Mid-term presentation 10%
Mar. 27 (no class meeting) Draft Report 10%
Apr. 10 Final Project Presentation Term Project and Presentation 35%
Last updated on 16 February 2017