University of Michigan - Shanghai Jiao Tong University Joint Institute


Ve 461: Embedded Control Systems

Credits: 4 credits
Pre-requisites:  Ve 216 or Ve 373 or Graduate Standing
Course description: Basic interdisciplinary concepts needed to implement a microprocessor based control system. Sensors and actuators. Quadrature decoding. Pulse width modulation. DC motors. Force feedback algorithms for human computer interaction. Real time operating systems. Networking. Use of MATLAB to model hybrid dynamical systems. Autocode generation for rapid prototyping. Lecture and laboratory.