University Program

  • Are your incoming students familiar with programming using the wiring framework and the Arduino IDE? You will want to let them know about programming LaunchPads with Energia and the new Code Composer Studio version 6 functionality to import sketches for...
  • This fall, when freshman engineering students at the University of Illinois walk through the doors of their new, state-of-the-art building, the Texas Instruments Design Laboratory will be the first learning environment they encounter. It was created through...
  • To follow is the first in a series of blogs on the value of participating in the TI Innovation Design Contest. When American pop star Kelly Clarkson won the first season of American Idol it catapulted her career into stardom. Although Chris Daughtry...
  • TI’s Innovation Challenge was as competitive as ever this year, attracting 810 participants from 120 different engineering universities from the United States, Canada and Mexico. This contest showcases innovative, interesting, and fun technical...
  • • Overview • Lab example • Downloadable lab assignment • Sample applications • Video: Wireless Example with CC3100 and TM4C123 • Video: System with TM4C123 and...
  • TI’s Innovation Challenge was as competitive as ever this year, attracting 810 participants from 120 different engineering universities from the United States, Canada and Mexico. This contest showcases innovative, interesting, and fun technical...
  • TI’s Innovation Challenge was as competitive as ever this year, attracting 810 participants from 120 different engineering universities from the United States, Canada and Mexico. This contest showcases innovative, interesting, and fun technical...
  • As anyone in academia knows, change doesn't come easy, especially when it comes to curriculum reform. However, two professors at the University of Virginia (UVA) have taken up the gauntlet, creating an award winning, new course in embedded computing...
  • Engineering education continues to evolve, and as Julia Cline and I will discuss, the maker movement is emerging as a widely accepted and effective approach to making abstract concepts into hands-on learning experiences. The maker-style of learning, as...
  • The Engine is Whistling - The TIIC IDC train! A train journey often triggers a thought – Have we packed enough for the journey? This drives us to go through our checklist multiple times to ensure we indeed have packed everything. As the TIIC...

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