Other Resources

Study Tools

Department past papers posted here.

Computational Tools

MATLAB site. Look here for manuals. tutorials, guides, help.
http://www.mathworks.com/

The MATHML site - supporting an initiative developing better math support in HTML. http://www.dessci.com/en/

XILINX products and services, application notes, updates etc.
http://www.xilinx.com/

OrCAD is now part of the CADENCE group but is still supported.
http://www.orcadpcb.com/

SIMTEL freeware site.
http://www.simtel.net/welcome.php

PICO home page. The DECE uses PICO's PC based scopes. You can access updates for PICOscope software here.
http://www.picotech.com/

Digital Electronics and Embedded Systems

These links should be helpful to students doing projects in EE12A, 17D, 24C, 24D, 302 and to those doing courses in digital electronics and embedded systems i.e. EE19B, 23B, 37C and 33A.

XILINX products and services, application notes, updates etc.
http://www.xilinx.com/

Really useful XILINX tutorials including tutorial on ABEL.
http://www.ee.upenn.edu/rca/software/xilinx.htm

OrCAD is now part of the CADENCE group but is still supported.
http://www.orcadpcb.com/

Basic Stamp, PICSTIC and other PIC Microcontroller Systems. The Department uses the PIC microcontroller family as its major platform for teaching and building embedded systems.
Parallax
Micromint

Information on programming the PC Parallel Port in EPP mode.
http://www.fapo.com/eppmode.htm

PC parallel port information.
http://www.lvr.com/parport.htm#Enhanced

PC Sound card support including data acquisition.
http://www.techmind.org/audio/#specanaly
http://www.nondot.org/sabre/os/articles/SoundDevices/

Embedded Ethernet.
http://www.embeddedethernet.com/

General Parts and Components

JAMECO
http://www.jameco.com/

JDR Microdevices
http://www.jdr.com/

Questlink
http://www.questlink.com/

Invention, Innovation, Intellectual Property

Guide to commercialisation for inventors.
http://www.octs.com/

Collegiate inventors' competition.
http://www.invent.org/collegiate/index.html

Personal Development

These online stores offer a variety of information. In particular, the following study guide is highly recommended and is available at these stores as well as the UWI Bookstore: What Smart Students Know: Maximum Grades, Optimum Learning, Minimum Time by Adam Robinson (Paperback - August 1993).
http://www.amazon.com/
http://www.barnesandnoble.com/

Do you really know yourself? Test your personality and temperament at these online resources for personal development. You should also check out the counseling services at the Health Centre . they provide extensive workshops and guidance on this very important topic.
http://www.9types.com/
http://keirsey.com/
http://insightsystem.com/

Internet skills training and development.
http://www.netskills.ac.uk/TonicNG/cgi/sesame?tng

Online electronic journals.
http://www.iop.org/EJ/welcome/

Steelpan

UWI's steelpan Development Centre.
http://pancentre.eng.uwi.tt/

PanTrinbago Homepage.
http://www.pantrinbago.co.tt/home/index.asp

Online pan tuning handbook by Ulf Kronman.
http://www.musikmuseet.se/pan/tuning/