Workshop on Embedded Systems Education

WESE 2005

September 22nd, 2005, Jersey City, New Jersey, USA 
(a satellite event of EMSOFT 2005)



Invited Speakers

  • Alberto SanGiovanni-Vincentelli (Berkeley, USA)
  • Martin Grimheden (KTH, Sweden)
Program Committee
  • Moon Hae Kim (Konkuk University, Korea)
  • Bruce Krogh (Carnegie-Mellon University, USA)
  • Yann-Hang Lee (Arizona State University, USA)
  • Giuseppe Lipari (Scuola Superiore S.Anna, Pisa, Italy)
  • Gregory D. Peterson (University of Tennessee, USA)
  • Kenneth Ricks (University of Alabama, USA)

Important Dates

Paper submission: July 27th, 2005
Acceptance/rejection notification: August 15th, 2005
Final version: September 9th, 2005
Workshop: September 22th, 2005

Call for Papers (txtpdf)

Preliminary Program

9:00 Opening

9:15 Invited Session
  • Alberto San Giovanni-Vincentelli: Embedded System Education: A New Paradigm for Engineering Schools?
10:00 Coffee Break
10:30 Curricula and Contents
  • Suehee Pak, Eunha Rho, Juno Chang and Moon Hae Kim:  Demand-Driven Curriculum for Embedded System Software in Korea
  • Masaki Yamamoto, Hiroyuki Tomiyama, Hiroaki Takada, Kiyoshi Agusa, Kenji Mase, Nobuo Kawaguchi, Shinya Honda and Nobuyuki Kaneko: NEXCESS: Nagoya University Extension Courses  for Embedded Software Specialists
  • Peter Marwedel: Towards laying common grounds for embedded system design education
  • Jogesh K. Muppala: Experience with an Embedded Systems Software Course
12:30 Lunch

14:00 Invited session
  • Martin Grimheden and Martin Torngren: How should embedded systems be taught? Experiences and snapshots from Swedish higher engineering  education
14:45 Teaching Experiences
  • Bettina Weiss, Günther Gridling and Markus Proske: A Case Study in Efficient Microcontroller Education
  • Voin Legourski, Christian Trödhandl and Bettina Weiss: A System for Automatic Testing of Embedded Software in Undergraduate Study Exercises
15:45 Coffee Break

16:00 Labs and Platforms

  • Stephen A. Edwards: Experiences Teaching an FPGA-based Embedded Systems Class
  • Kenneth G. Ricks, David J. Jackson and William A. Stapleton: An Evaluation of the VME Architecture for Use in Embedded Systems Education 
  • Falk Salewski, Dirk Wilking and Stefan Kowalewski: Diverse Hardware Platforms in Embedded Systems Lab Courses: A Way to Teach The Differences
17:30 Panel: Embedded Systems Education: Future Directions,  Initiatives, and Cooperation