Projects


Fall Quarter

Project Description Date
Project #1 : Turning on an LED
Lecture Slides

Make an LED light up.

October 2021

Project #2 : Debugging
Lecture Slides

Practice debugging circuits using a multimeter.

October 2021

Project #3 : 555 Piano
Lecture Slides

Use a 555 timer to blink an LED and play different tones.

October 2021

Project #4 : Intro to Microcontrollers (Potentiometer Blink and iPoduino)
Lecture Slides

Make an LED blink at different frequencies using a Potentiometer and make an Arduino music player.

November 2021


Winter Quarter

Project Description Date
Project #5 : Distance Sensor
project5

Print to the console an indication of how far the Arduino is from a surface.

January 2022

Project #6 : Redlight, Greenlight
project6

Build a game called Redlight, Greenlight using two Arduinos.

January 2022

Project #7 : Radio Red Light Green Light & IMU Brightness Indicator

Play Red Light, Green Light wirelessly, use an IMU to detect orientation.

February 2022


Spring Quarter

Project Description Date
Capstone: Micromouse or RC Car

1. Rodent (aka. Micromouse capstone): Build a miniature car that stays within the walls of a “maze”


2. RC Car (aka. AP capstone): Control a car by tilting an IMU on your PCB

April 2022