for "util" and "vstream" library
This course is intended to provide an in-depth and practical
understanding of modern computer networks that constitute the
Internet. The scope
includes network architecture, component technologies (both hardware
and protocols) and specific systems. Emphasis will be on network
protocols and related software implementation.
Fridays, 4:45-7:30PM, Hill 116
Course Instructors: Prof. D. Raychaudhuri (firstname.lastname@example.org) and
Dr. Max Ott (email@example.com).
Sridharan Muthuswamy (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Text: Peterson &
Davie, “Computer Networks: A Systems Approach”, Morgan Kaufman,
(Required text, which will be used for about 60-70% of the
Additional reading materials to be distributed or downloaded,
including several Internet RFC’s (e.g. 793, 768 & 791) and
papers on specific systems.
|Class participation and
|Software prototype & demo
architecture paper (due 3/15)
Mid-term exam on 3/29 (open-book, + 2 pages notes; 2hr exam on
course outline (posted 3/14)
Course outline revision (posted 4/8):
Web architecture lecture by Prof. Ott on 4/12, followed by Mobile
Network protocols on 4/19.
Final exam on 5/10, 7-10PM in