Phelma Formation 2022

Digital embeded system - 5PMRSEN6

  • Number of hours

    • Lectures 8.0
    • Projects 0
    • Tutorials 0
    • Internship 0
    • Laboratory works 20.0


    ECTS 2.0


Provide both a global and accurate vision of a system behavior through a practical approach.
Understand issues and constraints when designing a complex system on a chip including one or many processors.

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  • Introduction: intégration aspects, rôle of components, standards, …
  • Memory Hierarchy & Virtual memory:
    • Types of memories: L1, L2, L3
    • Caches, adressing space, segmentation, pagination, MMU & TLB
  • System mono-processor running multiple tasks
    • DMA
    • Interruptions exceptions & traps management: code analysis
    • Interruptions & context management: code analysis
  • Multi-processors system running multiple tasks
    • Basics on Buses and NoCs
    • Shared Memory vs Message passing
    • Synchronisation issues
    • Memory Coherence and consistency

Lab (20h)


  • Study of a Motion JPEG application
  • Codesign HW/SW of this application using SystemC programming language
  • Partitionning HW/SW
  • Mapping and simulating the application on a multi-processors virtual platform: study and performances optimizations



Exam and reports

Examen Ecrit : 50%
Contrôle Continu : 50%

Additional Information

Course list
Curriculum->Alternance MT->Semester 9