University of Michigan Ann Arbor used Altera DE2 to design an electone
[June 08, 2006]
In the beginning of 2006, the digital IC lab of University of Michigan Ann Arbor has set up dozens of Altera DE2 platform for each undergraduate student to operate one board; the lab intends to cultivate their outstanding students via the powerful multimedia platform. In the following clips, it is the course, An Introduction to Computing Systems, for freshman. The class is divided into 8 groups and each group has to produce an electone on their own by using Altera DE2 platform for the final projects.
In the clips, we can see how much an international well-know university invests on freshman regarding of the education of IC/SOC design. This can be a great exemplification for all academic institutes to follow up.