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Teaching multitasking to electronics and computing students

  Although widely used in the solution of engineering problems, multitasking is conceptually as complicated as parallel processing. A simple system that covers the key features of multitasking in a short time is presented. A description is given of its use with a final year undergraduate class of electronics students who take computing options.

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  • Date:

    30 September 2001

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  • Publisher

    Manchester University Press

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  • Library of Congress:

    QA75 Electronic computers. Computer science

  • Dewey Decimal Classification:

    004 Data processing & computer science


Armitage, A. (2001). Teaching multitasking to electronics and computing students. International Journal of Electrical Engineering Education. 38, 338-347. ISSN 0020-7209



Multitasking; real-time; computer engineering;

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