24-354   Special Topics: Gadgetry: Sensors, Actuators, and Processors

Location: Pittsburgh

Units: 9

Semester Offered: Fall

This course will introduce the components used in mechatronic design. Topics include microcontrollers, circuit design and analysis, and sensors and actuators commonly used in mechatronic systems. The course will contain a substantial hands-on component in which students will program microcontrollers to read sensors and drive actuators.