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'''Resources''':  
'''Resources''':  
* Slides from class:  
* Slides from class: [[Media:avr2011_class0.pdf]]
* ATmega48P Datasheets (get both): [http://www.atmel.com/dyn/resources/prod_documents/8025S.pdf ATmega48P Summary Datasheet] and [http://www.atmel.com/dyn/resources/prod_documents/doc8025.pdf The Long ATmega48P Datasheet]   
* ATmega48P Datasheets (get both): [http://www.atmel.com/dyn/resources/prod_documents/8025S.pdf ATmega48P Summary Datasheet] and [http://www.atmel.com/dyn/resources/prod_documents/doc8025.pdf The Long ATmega48P Datasheet]   
* [[Installing AVR Toolchain]]
* [[Installing AVR Toolchain]]

Revision as of 21:15, 28 February 2011

Syllabus, course material, homeworks, photos, etc from an Introduction to Microcontrollers with AVR chips class can be found here.

Also see (and contribute to) Useful AVR Links


Class 0: Introduction and Setup

Covers: What the AVRs are, what all the pins do, what they can do for you. A brief tour of the toolchain, and getting your firmware up and running on the chip. Reading the datasheets. How to make chips speak digital to the outside world, pin-by-pin. Just enough C programming fundamentals to make it work.

Lab: Building the kit and running a test LED flasher.

Homework: More soldering, and Cylon Eyes. Optional extra credit: Simple POV toy.


Resources: