The MSP430 microcontroller family offers ultra-low power mixed signal, 16-bit architecture that is perfect for wireless low-power industrial and portable medical applications. This book begins with an overview of embedded systems and microcontrollers followed by a comprehensive in-depth look at the MSP430. The coverage included a tour of the microcontroller's architecture and functionality along with a review of the development environment. Start using the MSP430 armed with a complete understanding of the microcontroller and what you need to get the microcontroller up and running!
Details C and assembly language for the MSP430
Companion Web site contains a development kit
Full coverage is given to the MSP430 instruction set, and sigma-delta analog-digital converters and timers
1. Embedded electronic systems and microcontrollers 2. Texas MSP430 3. Development 4. A simple tour of the MSP430 5. Architecture of the MSP430 6.Functions, interrupts and low-power modes 7.Digital input, output and displays 8. Timers 9. Mixed-signal systems: Analog input and output 10. Communication