Blog Topics

I have a lot of things I would like to write about on this blog. Indeed, there are so many topics I’d like to write about, that I’m struggling to keep track of them all. Hence the list below. I’ll keep track of upcoming topics on this list below, so that I don’t forget any. Topics that I have written about will be placed into this list, so you can find the component articles of any series here as part of this outline. Further, as I commit to any new topics, I’ll list them here as well.

How to Debug an FPGA

If you are coming to the FPGA world from the big software world, you will find that FPGA’s can be very difficult to debug. In this series, we’ll work through how to debug FPGA’s, from blinky to a networked debugging controller.

How to Build and Debug a Softcore CPU

Wishbone Bus

DSP Topics

o CIC upsampler

o CIC downsampler

o What is a CORDIC, and how do I use it?

o Generating Sin/Cos

o Downconverting an incoming signal

o Generating AM, FM, and QAM types of signals using it

o Using a CORDIC for a phase measuring device