These projects were produced in the last month of ECE 4760 each spring. The students were given the responsibility of choosing their project, then designing and building it. Several have been published. The microcontroller used is the Atmel ATmega series. This year we use the Mega644 microprocessor and WINAVR/GCC compiler. Before 2009, we used the Codevision C compiler. Many projects are on Send comments to Bruce Land, Electrical and Computer Engineering.
Make a robot friend with Adafruit’s CRICKIT – A Creative Robotics & Interactive Construction Kit. It’s an add-on to our popular Circuit Playground Express, FEATHER and other platforms to make and program robots with CircuitPython, MakeCode, and Arduino. Start controlling motors, servos, solenoids. You also get signal pins, capacitive touch sensors, a NeoPixel driver and amplified speaker output. It complements & extends your boards so you can still use all the goodies on the microcontroller, now you have a robotics playground as well.