Subject description - AE0M13KTM

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AE0M13KTM Construction and Technology of Microcomputers
Roles:V Extent of teaching:2P+2L
Department:13113 Language of teaching:EN
Guarantors:  Completion:Z,ZK
Lecturers:  Credits:5
Tutors:  Semester:Z


Microcomputers for control of technological systems, architecture, timing, instructions, basic parts, embedded microprocessors, input/output. Supplementary circuits. Control of technological systems. Microprocessor development system, design of microcomputer and application. Industrial standards. Design of microcomputers - modular and built-in systems, industrial PC. SCADA systems.

Study targets:

Students orientate in field of enviroment influence to design of industrial microcomputers and other electronic equipments. Students obtain overview of technologies having influence into regular operation and reliability of electronic apparatusů e.g. contacting, coveraging, design of PCB, supply and backup included technologies for interaction with operators.

Course outlines:

1. Construction of microcomputers, working environment
2. Power supply, uninterruptible power sources
3. Printed circuits, devices, assembling
4. Interconnection, wires, cables, optical cables
5. Supplementary equipment, storage
6. HDD, FDD, CD, overview of technologies, trends
7. Man-machine interface
8. Input devices
9. Output devices10.Interface for technological process control
11. Protection against environment influence
12. Reliability. Quality management, ISO 9000
13. Checking and testing HW and SW
14. SW for industrial application. Quality of SW

Exercises outline:

1. Organization and safety instruction. Individual works
2. Parameters of computer supply measurement, EMC
3. Measurement on UPS
4. Printed circuits
5. Connectors
6. Accumulators
7. Protection against ESD
8. Industrial microcomputer, construction, cooling
9. Storage media
10. Printing technology
11. Evaluation of printing quality, monitors measurement
12. Presentation of individual works - part 1
13. Presentation of individual works - part 2
14. A credit


1. Minasi, M. IBM PC - The big book of Hardware, Inc. New York: Cybex. 1993


A student has to obtain a credit before an examination



Microcomputers. Encapsulation and interconnection. Printed circuit boards. Power supply and backup. Cooling. Soldered joints. Glued joints. Displays.

Subject is included into these academic programs:

Program Branch Role Recommended semester
MEKME1 Wireless Communication V
MEKME5 Systems of Communication V
MEKME4 Networks of Electronic Communication V
MEKME3 Electronics V
MEKME2 Multimedia Technology V
MEOI1 Artificial Intelligence V
MEOI5NEW Software Engineering V
MEOI5 Software Engineering V
MEOI4 Computer Graphics and Interaction V
MEOI3 Computer Vision and Image Processing V
MEOI2 Computer Engineering V
MEEEM1 Technological Systems V
MEEEM5 Economy and Management of Electrical Engineering V
MEEEM4 Economy and Management of Power Engineering V
MEEEM3 Electrical Power Engineering V
MEEEM2 Electrical Machines, Apparatus and Drives V
MEKYR4 Aerospace Systems V
MEKYR1 Robotics V
MEKYR3 Systems and Control V
MEKYR2 Sensors and Instrumentation V

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