Blog

Knowledge Integration with a Purpose

Knowledge Integration with a Purpose

UNBOUND, WINTER 2015

Joanne Bechta Dugan & Harry Powell
There are many good reasons for an electrical and computer engineering department to offer a course in embedded computing. As Associate Professor Harry Powell points out, “It is hard to conceive of an electrical design today that doesn’t include an embedded computer in some key functional subsystem.” Furthermore, the widespread use of embedded computers means that their prices have fallen so dramatically that faculty members can now easily purchase them for classroom use.

more…