Materials

Software

  • PSPICE circuit simulation software
  • MatLab mathematical software
  • Xilinx ISE 6
  • OrCad Layout circuit board software
  • OrCad Virtuoso chip design software (through University of Calgary ATIPS lab)
  • C++ Compiler

Electronics for Prototype

  • Custom circuit board to show chip routing
  • LM7805 5V regulator
  • 74ACT574 Octal Flip-flops
  • ISL84522 Analog CMOS Switches
  • Assorted Resistors, LEDs, and other discrete components

Electronics for Neural Network control board (extension for use after chip is manufactured)

  • Xilinx Spartan II FPGA
  • Voltage regulators
  • Assorted resistors, capacitors, and connectors
Copyright © Malcolm Stagg 2006. All Rights Reserved.
Website: http://www.virtualsciencefair.org/2006/stag6m2. Email: malcolmst@shaw.ca.