Edsim51's Guide to the 8051: Core of the Popular 51 Series of 8-Bit Microcontrollers

Edsim51's Guide to the 8051: Core of the Popular 51 Series of 8-Bit Microcontrollers

by James Rogers
     
 

The 8051 is at the core of many modern 8-bit microcontroller systems. This book provides a comprehensive introduction to embedded systems concepts, with the 8051 as its centrepiece. It starts by explaining the basics of all microcontrollers, then examines 8051 specifics, including the timers, the serial port, interrupts and peripheral interfacing. Screenshots of the…  See more details below

Overview

The 8051 is at the core of many modern 8-bit microcontroller systems. This book provides a comprehensive introduction to embedded systems concepts, with the 8051 as its centrepiece. It starts by explaining the basics of all microcontrollers, then examines 8051 specifics, including the timers, the serial port, interrupts and peripheral interfacing. Screenshots of the EdSim51 simulator (freely available from www.edsim51.com) are used throughout the text to show the microcontroller in action. The simulator is an ideal companion to this book as it will aid the student gain a clear understanding of embedded systems in general and of the 8051 in particular. The book contains many example programs, written in assembly. Finally, the reader is introduced to C programming for the 8051.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781442141803
Publisher:
CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date:
04/25/2009
Pages:
248
Product dimensions:
8.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.64(d)

Meet the Author

James Rogers is the creator of the popular 8051 simulator, EdSim51 (www.edsim51.com).

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >