Arduino Cookbook, 2nd Edition

Want to create devices that interact with the physical world? This cookbook is perfect for anyone who wants to experiment with the popular Arduino microcontroller and programming environment. You’ll find more than 200 tips and techniques for building a variety of objects and prototypes such as toys, detectors, robots, and interactive clothing that can sense and respond to touch, sound, position, heat, and light.

You don’t need experience with Arduino or programming to get started. Updated for the Arduino 1.0 release, the recipes in this second edition include practical examples and guidance to help you begin, expand, and enhance your projects right away—whether you’re an artist, designer, hobbyist, student, or engineer.

  • Get up to speed on the Arduino board and essential software concepts quickly
  • Learn basic techniques for reading digital and analog signals
  • Use Arduino with a variety of popular input devices and sensors
  • Drive visual displays, generate sound, and control several types of motors
  • Interact with devices that use remote controls, including TVs and appliances
  • Learn techniques for handling time delays and time measurement
  • Apply advanced coding and memory handling techniques

Table of Contents
Chapter 1. Getting Started
Chapter 2. Making the Sketch Do Your Bidding
Chapter 3. Using Mathematical Operators
Chapter 4. Serial Communications
Chapter 5. Simple Digital and Analog Input
Chapter 6. Getting Input from Sensors
Chapter 7. Visual Output
Chapter 8. Physical Output
Chapter 9. Audio Output
Chapter 10. Remotely Controlling External Devices
Chapter 11. Using Displays
Chapter 12. Using Time and Dates
Chapter 13. Communicating Using I2C and SPI
Chapter 14. Wireless Communication
Chapter 15. Ethernet and Networking
Chapter 16. Using, Modifying, and Creating Libraries
Chapter 17. Advanced Coding and Memory Handling
Chapter 18. Using the Controller Chip Hardware

Appendix Electronic Components
Appendix Using Schematic Diagrams and Data Sheets
Appendix Building and Connecting the Circuit
Appendix Tips on Troubleshooting Software Problems
Appendix Tips on Troubleshooting Hardware Problems
Appendix Digital and Analog Pins
Appendix ASCII and Extended Character Sets
Appendix Migrating to Arduino 1.0

Book Details

  • Paperback: 724 pages
  • Publisher: O’Reilly Media; 2nd Edition (December 2011)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1449313876
  • ISBN-13: 978-1449313876
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