About the courseThis research aims to explore and develop a novel processor, as a single Integrated Circuit (IC), architected specifically to fulfil all the required computations needed for IVHM within a Heterogeneous Distributed System design (HDS). Even with the latest advances in current technology, aviation electronics is facing with various reliability and security issues arising from either working in harsh environment and weaknesses in embedded electronics. It causes serious problems and dangers in different avionic applications fitted to aircraft, satellites, and spacecraft to perform individual functions varied from communications, navigation, display, management, and hundreds of other systems. Lots of efforts have been already put toward Integration of System Health Management, IVHM, to mainly overcome reliability issues by the creation of a predictable maintenance solution. IVHM requires a transformation of system data into information to support operational decisions and optimise maintenance by facilitating system prognostics, diagnostics, self-healing and self-management techniques.
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