You can find them in your wristwatch or MP3 player; they perform specific functions in washing machines, traffic lights, and even pacemakers. Embedded systems are pervasive, ubiquitous, and widespread throughout our daily lives. Developing these real-time embedded products requires an understanding of the interactions between different disciplines,
Development Processes. Variations on the Theme. Tools. Case Study 1: Major Appliances. Case Study 2: Telecom Products. Case Study 3: Commercial Laboratory Equipment. Case Study 4: Automobile Engine Controller. Case Study 5: Industrial Flowmeter. Case Study 6: Military Support Equipment. Case Study 7: Designing Instruments for Spaceflight. Case Study 8: Aerospace Video Processor. Case Study 9: Satellite Subsystem. Case Study 10: Programmer for Implanted Stimulators. Case Study 11: Implanted Medical Devices.