A complete education in embedded system programming and hardware design, applying the innovative ARM mbed and its development ecosystem
Chapter 1. Embedded Systems, Microcontrollers, and ARM Part I. Essentials of Embedded Systems, Using the mbed Chapter 2. Introducing the mbed Chapter 3. Digital Input and Output Chapter 4. Analog Output Chapter 5. Analog Input Chapter 6. Further Programming Techniques Chapter 7. Starting with Serial Communication Chapter 8. Liquid Crystal Displays Chapter 9. Interrupts, Timers, and Tasks Chapter 10. Memory and Data Management Part II. Moving to Advanced and Specialist Applications Chapter 11. Wireless Communication - Bluetooth and Zigbee Chapter 12. Internet Communication and Control Chapter 13. Working With Digital Audio Chapter 14. Letting Go of the mbed Libraries Chapter 15. Hardware Insights: Clocks, Resets, and Power Supply Chapter 16. Developing Commercial Products With mbed
Rob Toulson is Professor of Creative Industries at the University of Westminster. He holds a PhD in the field of digital signal processing (awarded by Anglia Ruskin University in 2004) and a first degree in Mechanical Engineering from Loughborough University (1999). Rob has a number of year's industrial experience in digital signal analysis, control systems design, rapid prototyping, and model based design, as well as commercial experience in sound engineering and music production. His main focus is now in developing collaborative research between the technical and creative industries. Tim Wilmshurst is the author of Designing Embedded Systems with PIC Microcontrollers. He has been designing embedded systems since the early days of microcontrollers. For many years this was for Cambridge University, where he led a development team building original systems for research applications - for example in measurement of bullet speed, wind tunnel control, simulated earthquakes, or seeking a cure to snoring. Now he is Head of Electronic Systems at the University of Derby, where he aims to share his love of engineering design with his students.