Electrical and Computer Engineering
Sc752 Theory of Computer Hardware Testing
A unified presentation of approaches for testing and diagnosis of computer hardware.
Gate-level testing, functional testing and random testing. Testability analysis. Testing
of microprocessors and computer memories. Built-in self-testing. Design for testability.
Board and system level testing and diagnosis.
Faculty: Mark Karpovsky
Office: Rm.331, Pho
Phone : 353-9592
Lecture notes: http://mark.bu.edu/sc752/class notes
Textbooks: A. Miczo, "Digital Logic Testing and Simulation", Wiley, 2003
N.Jha, S.Gupta, "Testing of Digital Systems", Cambridge University Press, 2003
HWs: The homework assignments will be distributed in class one week before due dates. Copies of current hws will be also available outside Rm.331 Pho. Graded hws will be returned in class.
Exams: All exams (midterm and finals) are closed books - closed notes.
Paper work: Please keep your graded hws and exams until you get a final grade.
SC752. Introduction to Computer Hardware Testing. Main Topics.