Chapter 4

Architecture

Abstract

Details of the architecture including programmer’s model, core registers, stack operations, overview of the exceptions and interrupts, introduction of Nested Vector Interrupt Controller (NVIC), reset sequence.

Keywords

Architecture; programmer’s model; register bank; special registers; floating point; Program Status Register (PSR); Nested Vector Interrupt Controller (NVIC); System Control Block (SCB); Reset sequence; debug

Chapter Outline

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