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Embedded Systems Workshop Part II

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Date:

Saturday, November 12, 2011 from 11:30-17:00

Location:

E3-558 EITC
University of Manitoba

Speakers:

Craig Nemeth, Matthew Sebastian, Frank Serafin (VE4FHS), Troy Denton (VE4TRD), Matthew Woelk (VE4MDW), Kiral Poon, Kane Anderson (VE4PWN), Jonathan Aird, and Dario Schor (VE4SCH).

Abstract:

This hands-on workshop is designed as a continuation of the beginners workshop held in October. A team of experienced mentors will use Code Composer Studio to demonstrate examples of:

  • analog-to-digital conversions,
  • handling input through push-buttons,
  • using built-in timers,
  • handling interrupts, and
  • using a capacitive touch interface.

Lunch will be served from 14:00-15:00pm in E1-514.

Registration:

$5 for IEEE student members
$25 for non-members
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Each student must have an MSP430 LaunchPad and a Capacitive Touch Booster Pack. If you do not have one, you can pre-order one through UMIEEE when you register. The MSP430 LaunchPad is $5 and the Capacitive Touch is $15 (both prices include taxes and shipping).

Only 15 spots available on a first-come-first-serve basis. Register online before November 4, 2011 by clicking here.

Payment required to complete registration. If the fee is not received by the end-of-business on November 4, the spot will be assigned to another student.

Organizers:

Event Sponsor:

  • Shell Canada

Contact:

For more information contact Dario Schor, VE4SCH or Frank Serafin, VE4FHS.

Gallery:

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