ASSEMBLY LANGUAGE PROGRAMMING ON THE IBM PC, PS AND COMPATIBLES.
Introduction to Computing.
1. The 80x86 Microprocessor.
2. Assembly Language Programming.
3. Arithmetic and Logic Instructions and Programs.
4. BIOS and DOS Programming in Assembly and C.
5. Macros and the Mouse.
6. Signed Numbers, Strings, and Tables.
7. Modules; Modular and C Programming.
8. 32-Bit Programming for 386 and 486 Machines.
DESIGN AND INTERFACING OF THE IBM PC, PS AND COMPATIBLES. 9. 8088/86 Microprocessors and Supporting Chips.
10. 80286 Microprocessor and Supporting Chips.
11. Memory and Memory Interfacing.
12. I/0, 8255 and Device Interfacing.
13. 8253/54 Timer and Music.
14. Interrupts and the 8259 Chip.
15. Direct Memory Accessing; the 8237 DMA Chip.
16. Video and Video Adapters.
17. Serial Data Communication and the 16550/8250/51 Chips.
18. Keyboard and Printer Interfacing.
19. Floppy Disks, Hard Disks, and Files.
20. The 80x87 Math Coprocessor.
21. 386 Microprocessor: Real vs. Protected Mode.
22. High-Speed Memory Interfacing and Cache.
23. 486, Pentium, Pentium Pro and MMX.
24. MS DOS Structure, TSR, and Device Drivers.
25. MS DOS Memory Management.
26. IC Technology and System Design.
27. ISA, EISA, MCA, Local, and PCI BUS.
28. Programming DOS, BIOS, Hardware with C/C++.
A: Debug Programming.
B: 80x86 Instructions and Timing.
C: Assembler Directives and Naming Rules.
D: DOS Interrupt 21H and 33H Listing.
E: BIOS Interrupts.
F: ASCII Codes.
G: I/O Address Maps.
H: IBM PC/PS BIOS Data Area.
I: Data Sheets.
Muhammad Ali Mazidi holds Master's degrees from both Southern Methodist University and the University of Texas at Dallas, and currently is a.b.d. on his Ph.D. in the Electrical Engineering Department of Southern Methodist University. He is a co-founder and chief researcher of Microprocessor Education Group, a company dedicated to bringing knowledge of microprocessors to the widest possible audience. He also teaches microprocessor-based system design at DeVry Institute of Technology in Dallas, Texas. Janice Gillispie Mazidi has a Master of Science degree in Computer Science from the University of North Texas. After several years experience as a, software engineer in Dallas, she co-founded Microprocessor Education Group, where she is the chief technical writer, production manager, and is responsible for software development and testing. The Mazidis have been married since 1985 and have two sons, Robert Nabil and Michael Jamal.