ELE405: Digital Computer Design


Project Fall 2013


Phase 1: Final system applications and specifications

Phase 2: ISA: instruction set architecture.

Phase 3: DataPath design.

Phase 4: Control unit design.

Phase 5: CPU and demo system.

Phase 6: Building a "real-life" embedded system around your own CPU.


Useful Project Extras provides many I/O devices designs and programming exmaples. Many are readily available for various projects


Questions and Comments can be raised at the class. At least 5 minutes will be reserved in each class for the project.