Common Course Document Database

Questions, comments, suggestions, or corrections pertaining to a particular document should be directed to the primary contact person listed under each document description. Questions or comments concerning the database should be directed to A Blauch.

Writing Documents

Laboratory Documents

Programming Documents

Electrical Engineering Software Applications

Text Editors

DOS Compilers

Motorola 68HC11

Atmel AVR


Writing Documents

MS Word for Engineers (PDF File)

Smiths Aerospace Inc., Electronic Systems - Grand Rapids

Describes good writing practices for engineering documents. Contains some company specific material.

Document Number YV1836

August 2002

Guidelines for Writing Technical Reports (PDF File)

Scoring Criteria for Technical Reports (PDF File)

Some basic guidelines for writing technical papers.

Version 1.1, August 2005

Primary contact: A Blauch

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Laboratory Documents

Introduction to Laboratory Tools and Equipment (PDF File)

Describes the standard units, notations, and equipment used in electrical engineering laboratories.

Version 2.1, January 2002

Primary contact: A Blauch

Laboratory Notebook Q&A (PDF File)

Provides some general questions and answers concerning the use of laboratory notebooks.

Version 1.0, January 2001

Primary contact: A Sterian

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Programming Documents

Structured Design Using Flowcharts (PDF File)

Describes how to use flowcharts to create a structured design. Also includes how to implement structured flowcharts using C code.

Version 2.0, December 2001

Primary contact: A Blauch

The C Cheat Sheet (PDF File)

Provides a quick reference for writing C code. Also includes notes on similarities and differences between C and Java programming.

Version 1.0, September 2000

Primary contact: A Sterian

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Electrical Engineering Software Applications

PSpice

Design and simulate analog and digital circuits.

 

Download from Electronics Lab

Click on Downloads, Circuit Designs. Locate PSPICE student version.

EAGLE

Design PC board layout, schematic, and routing.

 

Download from Electronics Lab

Click on Downloads, PCB Design. Locate EAGLE layout editor.

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Text Editors

GVIM Editor

Graphical version of free VIM editor.

Primary contact: A Blauch

 

Full Installation

Editor version 6.1

Add-on Items (Version: May 15, 2006)

Batch files (gvim)

Compiler settings (bcc32, cc, gcc6811, gccavr)

To use editor w/ specific compiler:

Open compiler DOS prompt

Change directories to where the source code is located

Start editor by typing gvim <file name>

Use the F9 command to automatically compile source code from editor

Use the F7 command to automatically execute DOS executable from editor

Update Installation

Contains just Add-on Items (Version: May 15, 2006)

Use this installation if you have already installed the GVIM editor and simply need to update the add-on items. This update will also work with later version of the GVIM editor (i.e. 6.2, 6.3, ...) as long as it has been installed in the C:\VIM directory on the hard drive.

 

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DOS Compilers

Borland C/C++ Compiler

Borland's free DOS C/C++ compiler.

Click here if you receive an error during the installation of this compiler: Installation Error Message

Primary contact: A Blauch

 

Full Installation

Compiler version 5.5

Add-on Items (Version: Sep 1, 2004)

Bcc55 desktop folder (Bcc55 DOS Prompt, Run-time library help shortcuts)

To use compiler:

Open Bcc55 desktop folder

Open Bcc55 DOS Prompt

Type bcc32 for information on command line syntax

DJGPP C/C++ Compiler

DJ Delorie's free DOS C/C++ compiler. DJGPP is a non-proprietary environment for developing 32-bit protected mode software in C/C++ under MS-DOS.

Click here if you receive an error during the installation of this compiler: Installation Error Message

Primary contact: A Blauch

 

Full Installation

Compiler version 2

Add-on Items (Version: Sep 1, 2004)

Batch files (cc)

DJGPP desktop folder (DJGPP DOS Prompt shortcut)

To use compiler:

Open DJGPP desktop folder

Open DJGPP DOS Prompt

Type cc for information on command line syntax

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Motorola 68HC11

Reference Material

M68HC11 Reference Manual (PDF File)

M68HC11 E Series Technical Data (PDF File)

M68HC11 E Series Programming Reference Guide (PDF File)

M68HC11 C Macro Definitions (PDF File)

 

Lecture Notes: Oct 30, 2006 (PDF File)

Sample Programs (ZIP File)

Evaluation Boards

Axiom Manufacturing

CME11E9-EVBU Manual (PDF File)

CME11E9-EVBU Schematic (PDF File)

CMM11E1-EVBU Manual (PDF File)

CMM11E1-EVBU Schematics (PDF File 1, PDF File 2)

 

EVBU Test Procedure (PDF File)

EVBU Test Program (S19 File)

GCC 68HC11 C Compiler

Port of free GCC C/C++ compiler to 68HC11 platform (GNU Development Chain for 68HC11&68HC12).

Click here if you receive an error during the installation of this compiler: Installation Error Message

Primary contact: A Blauch

Full Installation

Compiler version 3.0.1

Add-on Items

Batch files:

gcc6811 (Oct 30, 2006)

evbu (Oct 30, 2006)

Library files:

BUFFALO (Jul 7, 2005)

68HC11 Desktop Folder:

Gcc 68HC11 DOS Prompt shortcut

EVBU HyperTerminal shortcut

To use compiler:

Open 68HC11 desktop folder

Open Gcc 68HC11 DOS Prompt

Type gcc6811 for information on command line syntax

Update Installation

Contains just Add-on Items. Use this installation if you have already installed the proper compiler version and simply need to update the add-on items.

 

Library Add-ons Installation

Additional libraries for use with the GCC 68HC11 Compiler. You must install the Gcc 68HC11 Compiler separately, prior to installing this software.

BUFFALO Library & Documentation (Jul 7, 2005)

Wallace Library & Documentation (Jul 7, 2005)

 

BUFFALO Library Documentation only (PDF File)

Wallace Library Documentation only (PDF File)

EVBU Simulator

Python-based simulator for the 68HC11 (Sterian's Software Web Site).

Primary contact: A Sterian

 

Install the following programs in the order listed:

Python (Python 2.2.3)

wxPython (wxPython 2.4.2.4)

EVBU (EVBU 0.5)

Wallace Robot

Reference Manual, Revision E, 2003 (PDF File)

Primary contact: A Sterian

 

Monitor Documentation, Version 2.0, Nov 6 2006 (PDF File)

Primary contact: A Blauch

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Atmel AVR

Reference Material

Atmel

ATMega32 Reference Manual (PDF File)

Software

Win AVR Compiler (Installation File)

AVR Studio 4 (Installation File)

MegaLoad (Zip File)

ATMega32 Boot Image (HEX File)

PSE Board

Schematic (BMP File)

Board Layout (BMP File)

AVR C Compiler

There is currently no full installation available. You must install the WinAVR and MegaLoad applications separately, prior to installing this software.

Click here if you receive an error during the installation of this compiler: Installation Error Message

Primary contact: A Blauch

 

Update Installation

Add-on Items (Version: Jun 13, 2005)

Batch files:

gccavr (Jun 13, 2005)

Library files:

Serial (Jun 13, 2005)

AVR Desktop Folder:

Gcc AVR DOS Prompt shortcut

MegaLoad shortcut

Serial Library Documentation shortcut

To use compiler:

Open AVR desktop folder

Open Gcc AVR DOS Prompt

Type gccavr for information on command line syntax

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