Electrical Engineering

ECE4433Safety Critical Design4 ch (3C 3*L)

This elective covers the reliability, availability and fault tolerance of computer systems. It introduces topics related to fault-tolerant computing reliability of hardware and software implementation of engineering systems. It includes fail-safe and fail-operate computer systems design, qualitative analysis of safety-critical systems, risk analysis, fault tolerance techniques, repairability, and redundancy.

Prerequisite: STAT 2593 and ECE 3312 or EE 3312 .