Programming 8-bit PIC Microcontrollers in C By Martin Bates E-book

Book Introduction:

PIC Microcontrollers are present in almost every new electronic application that is released from garage door openers to the iPhone. With the proliferation of this product more and more engineers and engineers-to-be (students) need to understand how to design, develop, and build with them. Martin Bates, best-selling author, has provided a step-by-step guide to programming these microcontrollers (MCUs) with the C programming language.
With no previous knowledge of C necessary to read this book, it is the perfect for entry into this world for engineers who have not worked with PICs, new professionals, students, and hobbyists. As MCUs become more complex C is the most popular language due to its ability to process advanced processes and multitasking. RTOSs, that is a need to know for engineers, is also discussed as more advanced MCUs require timing and organization of programming and implementation of multitasking. The book includes lots of source code, circuit schematics, and hardware block diagrams. Microchip’s PICDEM Mechatronics board is used to detail the examples throughout the book.
*Focuses on the C programming language which is by far the most popular for microcontrollers (MCUs)
*Features Proteus VSMg the most complete microcontroller simulator on the market, along with CCS PCM C compiler, both are highly compatible with Microchip tools
*Extensive downloadable content including fully worked examples.

Programming 8-bit PIC Microcontrollers in C

Audience: Professional
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 300
Published: 22nd August 2008
Publisher: Elsevier Science & Technology
Dimensions (cm): 23.1 x 19.2  x 2.4
Weight (kg): 0.639

Table of Contents:

Foreword p. xi
Preface p. xiii
Introduction p. xvii
PIC Microcontroller Systems p. 1
PIC16 Microcontrollers p. 1
MCU Features p. 3
Program Execution p. 3
RAM File Registers p. 7
Other PIC Chips p. 7
PIC16 MCU Configuration p. 8
Clock Options p. 9
Configuration Options p. 9
Configuration in C p. 11
PIC16 MCU Peripherals p. 12
Timers p. 13
A/D Converter p. 15
Comparator p. 15
Parallel Slave Port p. 16
Interrupts p. 16
PIC16 Serial Interfaces p. 18
USART p. 19
SPI Bus p. 21
I[superscript 2]C Bus p. 21
PIC16 MPLAB Projects p. 22
MPLAB C Project p. 23
Project Files p. 25
PIC16 Program and Debug p. 26
Programming p. 27
Debugging p. 29
Design Package p. 30
Assessment 1 p. 31
Assignments 1 p. 32
C Programming Essentials p. 35
PIC16 C Getting Started p. 35
Simple Program p. 35
Program Creation p. 36
Program Testing p. 37
Program Analysis p. 38
PIC16 C Program Basics p. 40
Variables p. 40
Looping p. 41
Decision Making p. 42
Loop Control p. 42
FOR Loop p. 45
SIREN Program p. 45
Blank Program p. 47
PIC16 C Data Operations p. 47
Variable Types p. 47
Assignment Operations p. 52
Conditional Operations p. 54
PIC16 C Sequence Control p. 56
While Loops p. 56
Break, Continue, and Goto p. 57
If..Else and Switch..Case p. 59
PIC16 C Functions and Structure p. 60
Basic Functions p. 62
Global and Local Variables p. 63
PIC16 C Input and Output p. 64
Serial LCD p. 65
Keypad and Calculator p. 68
PIC16 C More Data Types p. 73
Arrays p. 74
Indirect Addressing Operators p. 75
Enumeration p. 77
PIC16 C Compiler Directives p. 77
Program Directives p. 78
Header File p. 78
PIC16 C Assembler Routines p. 86
Program Compilation p. 87
Assembler Block p. 88
PIC Assembly Language p. 92
Assessment 2 p. 94
Assignments 2 p. 96
C Peripheral Interfaces p. 99
PIC16 C Analog Input p. 99
Analog Setup p. 99
Voltage Measurement p. 100
PIC16 C Interrupts p. 104
C Interrupts p. 104
Interrupt Example p. 106
Interrupt Statements p. 107
PIC16 C Hardware Timers p. 108
Counter/Timer Operation p. 108
PWM Mode p. 109
Compare Mode p. 111
Capture Mode p. 111
PIC16 C UART Serial Link p. 113
PIC16 C SPI Serial Bus p. 116
PIC16 C I[superscript 2]C Serial Bus p. 118
PIC16 C Parallel and Serial Interfaces p. 121
Parallel Slave Port p. 121
Comparison of Communication Links p. 123
PIC16 C EEPROM Interface p. 126
PIC16 C Analog Output p. 127
Assessment 3 p. 132
Assignments 3 p. 134
C Mechatronics Applications p. 137
PICDEM Mechatronics Board Overview p. 137
PICDEM Hardware p. 137
Motor Drives p. 138
Test Program p. 143
Debugging p. 145
PICDEM Liquid Crystal Display p. 146
LCD Connections p. 146
LCD Test Program p. 149
BCD Count Program p. 152
PICDEM DC Motor Test Programs p. 152
Basic Control p. 152
Rev Counter p. 154
PICDEM Stepper Motor Control p. 156
Construction p. 157
Stepper Motor Test p. 158
Direction Control p. 158
PICDEM Analog Sensors p. 162
Light Sensor p. 162
Temperature Measurement p. 163
PICDEM Temperature Controller p. 166
Specification p. 166
I/O Allocation p. 168
Implementation p. 168
PICDEM Board Simulation p. 171
Circuit Description p. 173
Demo Applications p. 175
Assessment 4 p. 175
Assignments 4 p. 177
PIC16 C Applications and Systems p. 179
PIC16 C Application Design p. 179
Hardware Design p. 179
Software Design p. 180
Application Debugging and Testing p. 180
PIC16 C Temperature Controller p. 182
System Operation p. 182
Software Design and Implementation p. 183
PIC16 C Data Logger System p. 184
BASE Board p. 186
Program Outline p. 189
PIC16 C Operating Systems p. 189
Polled I/O p. 189
Interrupts p. 190
PC Operating System p. 191
Real-Time Operating System p. 192
PIC16 C System Design p. 195
Hardware Selection p. 195
Microcontrollers p. 196
Hardware Design p. 197
Software Design p. 199
Assessment 5 p. 200
Assignments 5 p. 201
Hardware Design Using ISIS Schematic Capture p. 203
Design Specification p. 203
Schematic Circuit p. 204
Schematic Edit p. 205
Software Design Using CCS C p. 209
BAR1 Source Code p. 211
PIC Registers p. 212
BAR1 List File p. 215
System Testing Using Proteus VSM p. 221
Attaching the Program p. 221
Program Debugging p. 221
Typical Errors p. 224
C Compiler Comparison p. 227
Microchip C18 p. 228
Hi-Tech PIC C p. 230
Mikro C p. 234
Matrix C p. 234
Summary of C Compilers p. 236
CCS C Programming Syntax Summary p. 239
Compiler Directives p. 239
Program Blocks p. 239
Punctuation p. 239
Basic I/O Functions p. 240
CCS C Programming Function Reference p. 243
Answers p. 257
Index p. 271
Table of Contents provided by Ingram. All Rights Reserved.

Link to Purchase E-Book:

Programming 8-bit PIC Microcontrollers in C By Martin Bates E-book

About The Author

Ibrar Ayyub

I am an experienced technical writer holding a Master's degree in computer science from BZU Multan, Pakistan University. With a background spanning various industries, particularly in home automation and engineering, I have honed my skills in crafting clear and concise content. Proficient in leveraging infographics and diagrams, I strive to simplify complex concepts for readers. My strength lies in thorough research and presenting information in a structured and logical format.

Follow Us: