Category Archive: Prototype

Sep 15

PSoC 5LP Composite Video Decoder

As I mentioned previously I’ve been doing some work with the PSoC Family of microcontrollers from Cypress.  One of my more recent projects has been a Composite video decoder prototype.  All processing for this project is done inside of the PSoC with the only external component being a terminating resistor.  Really all of the processing …

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Jul 05

Arduino Garage Door Opener – Prototype

I’m done with school now, degree and all, and still have a couple of weeks before I’m officially on the job.  In the meantime I’ve been fooling around with some home automation hardware, specifically the veralite from micasaverde.  While I haven’t spent too much time with the veralite yet my first impression is that it …

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Mar 15

Bright Light Controller: Logic Level Bring Up

I’ve finally gotten around to assembling my first prototype.  I’ve had the board and components in my hands for a couple weeks, but have been kept pretty busy with schoolwork and senior design.  This post documents the process I took bringing up the board.  

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