The Designer's Guide to VHDL, 2nd Edition

Peter J. Ashenden

VHDL Quick Start Lecture Slides

The aim of these lecture slides is to introduce students to the basic concepts in VHDL, and to suggest a basic design flow that they can use in project work.

The lecture slides are available in the following formats:

Also available are the source code files used in the lecture slides.

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