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FPGA and real time instrumentation


Topics are : LabVIEW, LabVIEW real time and LabVIEW FPGA programmation, sensors characteristics, wiring and using conditions, software architecture, specifications writing, test report writing, analog and digital signals real time acquisition and generation, host machine – target communication


The general objectives are i)To acquire knowledge in the field of real time and FPGA instrumentation. ii) Program a myRIO controler. iii) Program and debug an application for a robot based on FPGA and LabVIEW technologies


Student must be able: i)to choose relevant sensors to allow the robot to move, to locate himself and to handle some objects.ii)to write instrumentation program in LabVIEW, LabVIEW real time and LabVIEW FPGA iii)to write specification and test reports,  iv) Ability to manage a project with the specifications of a national challenge : autonomy, group synergy , responsibility …

Needed prerequisite

LabVIEW knowledge required

Form of assessment

The evaluation of outcome prior learning is made as a continuous training during the semester. According ot the teaching, the assessment will be different: as a written exam, an oral exam, a record, a written report, peers review...