30
Apr 14

MSP430F series clock (FLL) tutorial

This is a quick writ-up with a more in depth video delving into the configuration of the FLL (frequency locked loop) controller in the MSP430F5637 which applies to the MSP430F5x and 6x families. I'll add a right up this week, but for now all I've got up here is the video. Check back later for more information and leave feedback regarding any comments/questions!

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6
Sep 12

Intro: Object Oriented Programming in python

This is a quick introduction to OOP and inheritance in python. A class is a container of attributes (can think of as variables) and methods (functions). Classes allow us to define a container that can consists of data and functions. An object can then be created that we can use which contains the data and has the functionality of those methods. An object is an instance of the class. In our example we have to classes.
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21
Feb 12

First program

 

This is a short write up of how to create an actual python program file instead of typing commands into IDLE's command prompt.  

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16
Feb 12

Data Structures

This tutorial is an introduction to python data structures.  We will go through the basics of tuples, lists, dictionaries etc...

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16
Feb 12

Data Types

This tutorial is an introduction to python data types.  We will go through the basics of integers, strings.  If you are coming from another programming language try to keep an open mind as python is a little different than the typical C/C++.
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