Rapid Prototyping of Digital Systems / Edition 1

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Featuring four new accelerated tutorials on the Quartus II and Nios II design environment, this edition seamlessly integrates programmable logic, System-on-a-Programmable Chip (SOPC), the Nios II C-language design environment, IP cores, and state-of-the-art I/O.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780387726700
  • Publisher: Springer US
  • Publication date: 10/26/2009
  • Edition description: 2008
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 411
  • Product dimensions: 10.00 (w) x 7.00 (h) x 0.88 (d)

Table of Contents

1 Tutorial I : the 15 minute design 2
2 The Altera UP 3 board 36
3 Programmable logic technology 44
4 Tutorial II : sequential design and hierarchy 62
5 UP3core library functions 74
6 Using VHDL for synthesis of digital hardware 88
7 Using Verilog for synthesis of digital hardware 112
8 State machine design : the electric train controller 130
9 A simple computer design : the [mu]P 3 148
10 VGA video display generation 168
11 Interfacing to the PS/2 keyboard and mouse 188
12 Legacy digital I/O interfacing standards 206
13 UP 3 robotics projects 216
14 A RISC design : synthesis of the MIPS processor core 256
15 Introducing system-on-a-programmable-chip 282
16 Tutorial III : Nios II processor software development 294
17 Tutorial IV : Nios II processor hardware design 324
App. A Generation of pseudo random binary sequences 345
App. B Quartus II design and data file extensions 347
App. C UP 3 pin assignments 349
App. D ASCII character code 355
App. E Programming the UP 3's flash memory 357
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