|Introduction to microcontroller: Block diagram of generic microcontroller, Microcontroller versus microprocessor, Overview of the PIC 18 family, A brief history of PIC microcontroller, PIC 18 features and family, Internal bus structure of PIC microcontroller.|
PIC Controller : PIC 18 Block diagram PIC 18 microprocessor, PIC microcontroller program memory and data (File) memory organization, Special Function Register (SFR), General purpose Register (GPR), CPU registers, WREG register, Status register, BSR register, Instruction register, Program counter and program ROM, Stack pointer and Stack RAM, PIC 18 internal architecture (ALU, EEPROM, RAM, I/O port, Timer, CCP, DAC), Pipelining.
PIC 18 Assembly language programming: Instruction format, Addressing modes, Assembler directives, Assembly language programming structure, Instruction set, Reading writing data in programme memory, Arithmetic and logical instructions: Writing programs to perform arithmetic and logical computations, Rotate instructions: Writing program to perform divide and multiplication operations, Branch instruction, Subroutine and instructions associated with it, Stack and instruction associated with it, Time delays and delay calculations.
PIC Programming in assembly and C: Timer programming for generation of time delay : Timer register, control registers, interrupt register, 16 bit and 8 bit programming, Counter programming to count events:
Serial port programming, Basics of serial communication, Synchronous and asynchronous communication, SPBRG, TXREG, RCREG, TXSTA,RCSTA,PIR1, Interrupt programming:, Interrupt versus polling, Interrupt structure, Enabling and disabling interrupt, Programming Timer interrupt, LCD and Keyboard interfacing.
Parallel Ports I/O Addressing, Synchronization. Overview of the PIC18 parallel ports, Interfacing with simple output devices.
Input/ Output (I/O) port Interfacing Interfacing matrix keyboard and 7- segment LED display, ADC Interface, Stepper Motor Interface, Dc Motor interface, Interfacing an LCD (Liquid Crystal Display).
|Understanding Projects and Project management: Difference between Project and Operation. Definition of Project & Project Management. Selection and Qualities of a Project Manager. Life cycle of Project. Project Management Methodologies & Growth|
Project Selection & Appraisal: Project ideas generation, Pre-Feasibility Analysis (SWOT). Feasibility Analysis-Market& Demand appraisal, Technical appraisal, Financial appraisal ( debt/equity ratio, different sources of finance, financial institution, Cash Flows, Profitability projections like PBP, NPV, IRR, Break–Even Analysis). Risk analysis (Sensitivity analysis & Scenario Analysis). Economic Feasibility (SCBA-UNIDO approach). Preparing a detailed Project Proposal (Executive Summary).
Project Planning: Attributes & Definition of planning. WBS. Time Planning (PERT/CPM/Trade off). Material Planning (Procurement logistics & storage). Machines & Technology planning. Human Resource Planning (Project Organization). Planning the cost (Budgeting). QAP. Planning of Risk Management. Statutory Clearances. Resource Allocation & Resource Leveling. Introduction & use of PM software.
Project Execution, Monitoring & Controlling: Motivation (Motivation Theories). Communication & Reporting (Types and Methods). Co-ordination. Management of scope. TQM. Stake Holder Management, Risk Management and Logistics Management.
Project Closure & Termination: Inspection. Testing. Transportation. Commissioning. Trial Run. Documentation required for Project Handover. Preparing a Project Report for Future Reference.
Contracts Management: Types of contracts, Tendering (techno commercial aspects). Negotiations and Awarding the contracts. Contract closure.