tinyAVR Microcontroller Projects for the Evil Genius

tinyAVR Microcontroller Projects for the Evil Genius
By:Malhotra, Nehul; Gadre, Dhananjay;
Pub Date:February 8th 2011
Format:Paperback 272 pages
eBook Available: View eBook Details
ISBN:0071744541 / 9780071744546
Your Price:$31.00 ADD TO CART
More Information




Main description

CREATE FIENDISHLY FUN tinyAVR MICROCONTROLLER PROJECTS

This wickedly inventive guide shows you how to conceptualize, build, and program 34 tinyAVR microcontroller devices that you can use for either entertainment or practical purposes. After covering the development process, tools, and power supply sources, tinyAVR Microcontroller Projects for the Evil Genius gets you working on exciting LED, graphics LCD, sensor, audio, and alternate energy projects.

Using easy-to-find components and equipment, this hands-on guide helps you build a solid foundation in electronics and embedded programming while accomplishing useful--and slightly twisted--projects. Most of the projects have fascinating visual appeal in the form of large LED-based displays, and others feature a voice playback mechanism. Full source code and circuit files for each project are available for download.

tinyAVR Microcontroller Projects for the Evil Genius:

  • Features step-by-step instructions and helpful illustrations
  • Allows you to customize each project for your own requirements
  • Offers full source code for all projects for download

Build these and other devious devices:

  • Flickering LED candle
  • Random color and music generator
  • Mood lamp
  • VU meter with 20 LEDs
  • Celsius and Fahrenheit thermometer
  • RGB dice
  • Tengu on graphics display
  • Spinning LED top with message display
  • Contactless tachometer
  • Electronic birthday blowout candles
  • Fridge alarm
  • Musical toy
  • Batteryless infrared remote
  • Batteryless persistence-of-vision toy

Each fun, inexpensive Evil Genius project includes a detailed list of materials, sources for parts, schematics, and lots of clear, well-illustrated instructions for easy assembly. The larger workbook-style layout and convenient two-column format make following the step-by-step instructions a breeze.

Make Great Stuff!
TAB, an imprint of McGraw-Hill Professional, is a leading publisher of DIY technology books for makers, hackers, and electronics hobbyists.


Table of contents

Chapter 1 Tour de Tiny
Chapter 2 LED Projects
Chapter 3 Advanced LED Projects
Chapter 4 Graphics LCD Projects
Chapter 5 Sensor Projects
Chapter 6 Audio Projects
Chapter 7 Alternate Energy Projects
Appendix A C Programming for AVR Microcontrollers
Appendix B Designing and Fabricating PCBs
Appendix C Illuminated LED Eye Loupe


Backcover

Author Information

Downloads & Resources

Downloads



Related Products

Owl Image

Date: Apr 25th, 2016
Your Price: $85.00
Owl Image

Date: Mar 4th, 2016
Your Price: $60.00
Owl Image

Date: Oct 6th, 2014
Your Price: $60.00
Owl Image

Date: Aug 6th, 2014
Your Price: $50.00
Owl Image

Date: Dec 13th, 2013
Your Price: $25.00
Owl Image

Date: Dec 6th, 2013
Your Price: $25.00
Owl Image

Date: Oct 16th, 2013
Your Price: $25.00
Owl Image

Date: Jan 11th, 2013
Your Price: $27.00
Owl Image

Date: Jan 9th, 2013
Your Price: $27.00
Owl Image

Date: Jan 4th, 2013
Your Price: $25.00
Owl Image

Date: Oct 17th, 2012
Your Price: $30.00
Owl Image

Date: Oct 11th, 2012
Your Price: $30.00
Owl Image

Date: Aug 21st, 2012
Your Price: $25.00
Owl Image

Date: Aug 13th, 2012
Your Price: $20.00
Owl Image

Date: Aug 6th, 2012
Your Price: $30.00