Wireless Low Power Data Acquisition Device: Embedded Design and Application

Embedded systems are utilized in various modern-day applications in order to ease routine tasks that are otherwise demanding in manpower; an example of which is data sensing and acquisition. Modern sensor applications usually involve one or more embedded microcomputer systems with Continue reading

A New DC-DC Converter Technology Suitable to Support Grid Connection of Wave Power Energy Converter

The purpose of this work is to design, build and test a DC-DC converter, which will later be used as a necessary part of the grid connection of a wave energy converter.The project also includes a small part to Continue reading

Hardware Accelerator for Duo-binary CTC Decoding: Algorithm Selection, HW/SW Partitioning and FPGA Implementation

Wireless communication is always struggling with errors in the transmission. The digital data received from the radio channel is often erroneous due to thermal noise and fading. The error rate can be Continue reading