LED Matrix

Demonstration circuit for LED matrix.
In this project, students learn the principles of operation of an LED matrix, and techniques for displaying patterns and animations. Students will complete the interface circuit, and use myRIO and LabVIEW to control the red and green LEDs in the matrix to display interesting patterns. In these activities, students follow steps to demonstrate correct operation of the LED matrix, watch videos involving theory, and participate in a short activity after each video.
by Dr. Ed Doering | Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology
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This is module 28 of 39 in the course set, NI myRIO Project Essentials Guide.

STUDENT MATERIALS

 
  • PDF Project Manual
  • LabVIEW Code
  • Video Tutorials (linked within Project Manual)
 

SKILLS REQUIRED

 
  • Basic LabVIEW familiarity
  • Basic circuit building

Related Resources

EXPLORE

These labs have related concepts that can expand student experience.

myRIO

Provides reconfigurable I/O that allows you to teach and implement multiple design concepts with one device.

myRIO Embedded Systems Accessory Kit

Includes sensors, devices, and a display for teaching and implementing embedded systems concepts.

LabVIEW

An integrated development environment designed specifically for engineers and scientists.

Required Software

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  • myRIO Software Bundle (2013 or later)
    • LabVIEW (Requires license)
    • LabVIEW Real-Time Module (Requires license)
    • LabVIEW myRIO Toolkit
 

Required Hardware

Purchase Engineering Education Products
  • myRIO (enclosed) - View Specifications
  • myRIO Embedded Kit
    • Kit components included in this module:
      • LED Matrix
      • Jumper wires
      • Breadboard
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