CP/PC364 Data Communications and Networks Laboratory

The information here is being updated for Fall 2017.

This is the Physics/Computing 364 Lab page, created and updated by Terry Sturtevant .
Page last updated Wednesday January 18, 2017
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Harmonic Content Exploration

Sept. 14

Datasheets   [ September 8, 2009 ]
Resistor Colour Coding Chart   [ September 5, 2005 ]

TDS1000 and TDS2000 Series Digital Storage Oscilloscopes [© Copyright Tektronix, Inc.]
Overtones, harmonics, and additive synthesis [video]

Overtones, harmonics, and additive synthesis

Arduino Introduction
Sept. 21 Arduino homepage

Arduino pin assignment diagram (png version)

LCD-00255 datasheet   [ September 18, 2013 ]

LCD-00255 extended datasheet   [ September 18, 2013 ]

Example of Arduino with LCD00255

Universal Asynchronous Receiver Transmitter (UART)
Serial Communication-UART [PDF]   [ December 15, 2016 ]

Sept. 28

Serial Communication with UART
Oct. 5 - Oct. 19 Index of sensors (including ones used here)


Oct. 12 READING WEEK - No labs

SPI interface and Digital to Analog Conversion
Serial Communication-SPI [PDF]   [ January 18, 2017 ]

Oct. 26

Analog to Digital Conversion
Nov. 2
A/D converter demonstration [video]

A/D converter demonstration

Voltage References with Digital to Analog and Analog to Digital Conversion
Nov. 9

Digital to Analog and Analog to Digital Conversion
Nov. 16

I2C mini-project
Serial Communication-I2C [PDF]   [ January 18, 2017 ]

Nov. 23 - Dec. 7


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