Computer Systems

Digital Design, Fundamentals of Computer Architecture and Assembly Language

  • Ata Elahi

Table of contents

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  10. Back Matter
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About this book


This textbook covers digital design, fundamentals of computer architecture, and assembly language. The book starts by introducing basic number systems, character coding, basic knowledge in digital design, and components of a computer. The book goes on to discuss information representation in computing; Boolean algebra and logic gates; sequential logic; input/output; and CPU performance. The author also covers ARM architecture, ARM instructions and ARM assembly language which is used in a variety of devices such as cell phones, digital TV, automobiles, routers, and switches. The book contains a set of laboratory experiments related to digital design using Logisim software; in addition, each chapter features objectives, summaries, key terms, review questions and problems. The book is targeted to students majoring Computer Science, Information System and IT and follows the ACM/IEEE 2013 guidelines.

•  Comprehensive textbook covering digital design, computer architecture, and ARM architecture and assembly

•  Covers basic number system and coding, basic knowledge in digital design, and components of a computer

•  Features laboratory exercises in addition to objectives, summaries, key terms, review questions, and problems in each chapter        


Digital design Computer architecture Assembly language ARM architecture Digital design using LogicWorks ARM assembly language ARM processors

Authors and affiliations

  • Ata Elahi
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  1. 1.Southern Connecticut State UniversityNew HavenUSA

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing AG 2018
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Engineering
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-66774-4
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-66775-1
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