CE831 Computer Communication Networks

Course Name: 

CE831 Computer Communication Networks


M.Tech (CE)


Elective (Ele)

Credits (L-T-P): 

(3-0-0) 3


Overview of OSI and TCP/IP models; TCP/IP Networks: The TCP/IP Architecture, The Internet Protocol, IPv6, User Data gram Protocol, Transmission Control Protocol, Internet Routing Protocols, Multicast Routing, DHCP and Mobile IP, Internet Routing protocols, Multicast Routing; ISDN and ATM Networks: Overview of ISDN (ISDN Channels, User Access, ISDN protocols, Broadband ISDN), BISDN Reference Model, ATM Layer, ATM adaptation Layer, ATM Signaling, PNNI Routing; Network Security and distributed applications: Security requirements and attacks, Encryption, authentication, digital signatures, Ipv4 and Ipv6 security, ASN.1, SNMP, SMTP, MIME, HTTP; Advanced Network Architectures/Protocols: IP forwarding Architectures, Overlay Model, MPLS, Integrated services in the Internet, RSVP, Differentiated Services, Real-Time Transport Protocol, Session Control Protocols; Queuing models, Little’s Theorem, Markov chains – M/M/1, M/M/m, infinite server and m server loss systems, M/G/1, priority queuing, Networks of Queues Multiple Access Communication, Random Access Protocols. Scheduling: Stochastic Analysis: Stochastic traffic models, performance measures, Little’s theorem, Brumelle’s Theorem and applications, multiplexer analysis with stationary and Ergodic traffic, multi loop networks.


Leon Garcia and Widjaja., Communication Networks, Tata McGraw-Hill,2003
Stallings W. Data and Computer Communications. PHI, 2003
Kumar, D. Manjunath and J. Kuri. Communication networking, An analytical approach, Elsevier, 2004.
J.F. Hayes, Modelling and analysis of Computer Communications Networks, Plenum, 1984.
Bertsekas and Gallanger, Data Networks, PH, 1992

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