ECE 274A - Fall 2013
MWF 12-12:50PM, Arch 103
Office: ECE 356C
Office Hours: Mon 3-4, Wed 1-2, or by appointment
Office Hours: by appointment
Office Hours: by appointment
Dec 02, 2013: Final exam is on Dec 17, 2013 from 1:00pm - 3:00pm in Arch 103 (same room as lecture). This exam is comprehensive and will cover all topics covered this semester. In addition, this exam is optional. If you are happy with your course grade you do NOT need to take the last exam. If you are on the border (<1%) from the next grade, take the exam as you will not automatically be bumped up to the next grade.
Dec 02, 2013: You will have a substitute lecturer next week as I will be out of town for a conference. There will be no office hours next week (12/09-12/13), if you need to see me please do so this week.
Nov 25, 2013: Please take a couple of minutes and fill in the Online TCEs. You will see on d2l that you've already received 3 bonus HW points for this.
Dec 02, 2013: Homework 9, Problem 2 Clarification -- Problem should ask for k-maps not truth tables.
Nov 25, 2013: No office hours on Wed (11/27). Send me an email if you want to make an appointment.
Nov 25, 2013: HW 8, Problem 5 clarification -- you can use additional logic components to implement the RAM. The only limitation is the that you should use the 512x4 RAM as your based memory element.
Nov 20, 2013:Updated DC 7 & 9 solutions posted on d2l.
Oct 23, 2013: Lab practical scores are posted on d2l. The rubrics are also posted on d2l.
Oct 23, 2013: Exam 4 will cover all of Chapter 4. The only material you don't have to worry about is the RTL example. This is the topic for the next exam.
Oct 14, 2013: HW 7 due date posted from Mon, Oct 21 to Wed, Oct, 23. You may still need to read ahead to complete the assignment.
Oct 14, 2013: Additional examples posted on d2l (lecture notes 9b & 10). We will do some of the examples in upcoming lectures but I thought it would be helpful have additional examples to use for the next homework and exam.
Oct 14, 2013: Exam 2 solutions posted on d2l. 1 week to submit a written re-grade request.
Oct 09, 2013: You can pickup old assignment from the stockroom. For future assignments please put your LAST NAME in capital letters at the top right of your paper.
Oct 03, 2013: Typo in HW5, EC solution. Updated solution posted on d2l.
Oct 03, 2013: If you were marked off for not having an FSM in HW5, Q4 bring your homework in for a regrade. I will give you back your point. Just make sure to do this by Wed (10/09).
Sep 10, 2013: Lab are in ECE room 301 (end of the hallway by the stairwell).
Sep 09, 2013: HW3 solutions are posted on d2l.
Sep 06, 2013: Lecture 3 notes & additional Ch2 examples posted on d2l.
Sep 05, 2013: HW2 solutions are posted on d2l.
Sep 05, 2013: IEEE hacklab is holding their first meeting of the year on Monday the 9th at 3 pm in ECE 105, with a meet and greet afterwards. Here's a description of what they do, a flyer for the event, and hours.
Sep 04, 2013: If you lost a USB drive come see me.
Sep 03, 2013: HW1 solutions are posted on d2l.
Aug 26, 2013: If you are trying to change your lab section you need to talk to the academic advisor (Marisa Pope-Malings) at email@example.com. However, if the section is full (16 students) you will have to wait until someone drops to add this section.
Aug 26, 2013: There is a typo in D2L. If you need to contact the stockroom (Josie Ruiz) please use firstname.lastname@example.org
Aug 15, 2013: Labs will not start until the week of September 9th. All labs will be in ECE 301.
Aug 05, 2013: The Xilinx software is available in the public labs (232, 250, and 301), or you can download a free ISE WebPACK. Note: this is a 5 GB download, it might take a while... Here's a screen shot of the download page ( img 1, img 2 )
Aug 05, 2013: Welcome to ECE 274A! The course page is still under construction, be sure to check back for updates.