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2022-2023 Academic Catalog 
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EE 435 - Fault Tolerant Computing

Lecture Hours: 3
Lab Hours: 0
Credit Hours: 3

This course covers techniques for designing and analyzing fault tolerant digital systems. The topics covered include fault models and effects, fault avoidance techniques, hardware redundancy, error detection and correction, time redundancy, software redundancy, combinatorial reliability models. In addition, Markov reliability modeling, Markov availability modeling, safety modeling, design trade-off analysis, and the testing of redundant digital systems will be covered. Prerequisite(s): MA 220 .